Golightly in black at Black Friday breakfast

...late 1940s for Alaskan settlers, who lacked running water and afterward washed their dishes in the harbor.Local resident Linda Blefgen, and frequent customer of The Rose, lauded her Auke Bay home for its vibrancy and broad range of people. "It's...
Photos: Entangled in protest

Barb Dagata, right, Taylor Jorgensen, Sheila Pitts, Traci Taylor, Linda Jones and Adam Lake, left, hold a protest at the University of Alaska Southeast on Friday to raise awareness about whale and...
Poetry Omnibus winners selected Richard Stokes"Hangnails and Hunger," by Richard Stokes"I'm Awake Now," by Mary Lou Spartz"Impermanence," by Linda Buckley"In Shadow," by Robert Fagen"Mushy," by Anne Fuller"Quantum Experiment," by Robert Fagen"Red Rage," by...
WhaleFest explores gizmos, gadgets of cetacean science

...avoid them. A few in particular are "the dirty dozen," said Alaska Longline Fishermen's Association executive director Linda Behnken. Each technology brings important ethical considerations, said Reid Brewer, program manager for the Fisheries Technology...
Arts benefactor donates $100K

...And I'm in the position to be able to do that. That's what I like to do."Juneau Jazz & Classics Artistic Director Linda Rosenthal, who accepted Maas' $25,000 check on behalf of her organization at Saturday's event, said Maas' contributions...
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Law regulates use of restraint in schools

...problems.Much of the new policy mirrors rules the Anchorage School District already had in place, wrote assistant superintendent Linda Carlson, who oversees special education, in an email."However, as a result of some of the language in the new laws, our...
AFN 2014: 'The children are watching'

...last year.Although she didn't feel Tanana supported the teens after they told their stories, other communities did, said Linda Nicholia, 15, a member of the 4-H club."I felt like someone was really listening to us," she said.The club, which...
Most seniors support equal taxes

...Assembly member Kate Troll asked her. Darlin said she supported removing sales tax exemptions for non-Juneau residents.Linda Thomas, who acknowledged the city's daunting budget challenges, said no groups should solely benefit or be excluded from...
William Lloyd Swanson

...University and a Master's from NAU. His hobbies included travel, fishing, and photography. Bill is survived by his wife Linda Beth; daughter Gayle Michelle Swanson; William Lloyd (Tiffany) Swanson II; sister Kathie (Don) Wood; and granddaughter...
Charles E. Sanford

...stationed in South Carolina with her husband Mitch Hansen. Other survivors include his brothers Merrill (Patti) and Ralph (Linda); sisters Loretta (Ben) Cuellar and Mary Ann Sanford. He is further survived by nephews Wesly (Kelly) and Robert (Suzanne...


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