My Turn: How did climate change affect Shell's Arctic decision?

...been the largest point source of CO2 emissions in the world. "Natural resource companies have to make investments that have lifetimes of 50?100 years," Bernstein explained in an email sent last year to the director of the Institute for Applied and Professional...
Victor Melvin Bean Sr.

Lifetime Hoonah resident Victor Melvin Bean Sr. died October 14, 2015 in the comforts of his home after a battle with cancer lasting over...
Defeat is heartbreaker for Kansas State's Snyder

WACO, Texas - The old man with the silver hair and the judge's demeanor waited what must seem like three lifetimes for this wonderful heartbreak. Who could know what this feels like? Bill Snyder takes a sip of coffee. Lots of cream, no sugar...
Preserving national treasures

...economic downturn, as millions of families have flocked to Yosemite and other parks to make memories that will last their lifetimes, to reconnect with nature and our shared history. It is no surprise that our parks have seen record attendance during these...
Presidential candidates duel on Iran; House GOP in turmoil

...the resolution, with some describing the vote, which could occur yet this week, as among the most consequential in their lifetimes. Underscoring the occasion, McConnell urged all senators to be present, though most Democrats and some Republicans ignored...
Nation and World
Training offered to help domestic violence victims

...Anchorage that showed 55 percent of women in Juneau have experienced intimate partner violence, sexual violence or both in their lifetimes."When 60 percent of women are experiencing an issue, it affects everyone," she said. "So truly, everyone knows someone...
New tally in Saudi hajj disaster shows at least 1,399 killed

...independent body to take over planning and administering the five-day hajj pilgrimage, required of all able Muslims once in their lifetimes. But the ruling Al Saud family likely would never give up its role in administering the holy sites, which along with Saudi...
Nation and World
Juneau Chamber of Commerce presents Lifetime Achievement and Citizen of the Year awards

...on Oct. 16, the Juneau Chamber of Commerce presented Bruce Denton the Citizen of the Year Award and George Reifenstein the Lifetime Achievement Award.Denton has worked on the Glory Hole board and Housing First in Juneau, and now is the vice president of...
Domestic, sexual violence stats should shock us into action

...reading the news more than half of Juneau's women have been victims of domestic or sexual violence at some point in their lifetimes. The numbers become even more appalling the deeper one goes. One of eight women in Juneau have been assaulted - sexually...
Scientist to speak on Arctic climate change in lecture

Although most people will never see the Arctic in their lifetimes, their daily actions still have an effect on the region, said Neil Hamilton, director of the World Wildlife Fund's International...


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