Joseph Murphy

...AK in 2000, Joe was involved in the search and rescue of a lost man on the sea ice in a white out. With ice cracking around them, Joe and a coworker were able to locate the lost man and lead him off the ice to safety by snowmobile. Joe and...
Michael Burns

...and he and Rebecca were married during the campaign in Watertown, South Dakota, her hometown. After winning the primary, he lost the general election 112,000 to 98,000. Mike worked for First Midwest Bancorp of Illinois, 1973 - 1985, and became Senior...
Judge rejects call to block Walker from expanding Medicaid

...Medicaid next week, Pfiffner said.During arguments on the matter Thursday in Anchorage, Pfiffner said he expected whichever side lost, to appeal immediately to the Alaska Supreme Court.Walker announced plans to accept federal funds to expand Medicaid coverage...
Rate increases approved for individual health care market

...average increase of 38.7 percent. A Moda spokesman did not immediately respond to a request for comment.Premera says it lost more than $9 million in Alaska last year serving individuals with so-called platinum, gold, silver and bronze plans under...
Sentencing continues for case related to troopers' deaths

...the elder Kangas.At Wednesday's hearing, family members of the slain troopers spoke.Johnson's wife, Brandy, said she lost her best friend."I would like to be able to walk away from this but the matter of fact is Scott's murder is my sentence...
Today In Sports History for Aug. 28

...188th-ranked Julie Coin 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 in the second round. Never before in the Open era that began in 1968 had the No. 1 woman lost this early in the tournament.2009 - Russian pole vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva bounces back from losing her world title by setting...
Falcons harriers ready for trails

...Guam, KJ Jackson, Jeanne Lin Muller, Elena Bryson, Allyson Strong, Abby Heueison and Athena Zellhuber.The Falcons boys lost Michael Lohrey and Brendan Pietz to graduation. Luke Paden decided not to run this season, and Jacob Campbell moved.However...
Miller: Progress more complex than pass, fail

...that space includes room for recreation that wasn't intended for a classroom setting, Miller said. Also, if the district lost a school it could expect to loose more than $300,000 in state funding that considers enrollment and buildings. What most...
'Life in a smile': Friends reflect on those lost in Sitka landslide

...sleeping on air mattresses on the auditorium floor.By morning, only three of the 20 or so candles were burning, one for each man lost in the landslide. Rescue crews began working to uncover the remaining two men at first light. By 1 p.m., another body was...
CBJ Finance gives Housing First another advance

...worried if momentum for this project is lost, it will look less appealing to in the development stage, it may be lost if it is unable to secure the remaining...the city's additional advance would be lost, Bartholomew said."We've already...


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