My Turn: In hard times, nobody can go it alone

...irreversible, but somehow I thought, this is all going to be made better. I thought that for a long time.My sister left on the upswing. I finally figured out that the cruel world made me shut out people, but by doing so, it caused the world to...
US Coast Guard cutter helps Diomede by taking recyclables

...way to gets some recycled waste off-island.They asked the Coast Guard to transport it.The U.S. Coast Guard cutter SPAR made a stop at the island during a survey of the Chukchi Sea, and officials with the Native Village of Diomede asked if they could...
Nibali wins Stage 18, closes in on Tour victory

...remarkable effort by Nibali, who was on track to become the first Italian to win the Tour since Marco Pantani in 1998, essentially made the real race drama about who will join him on the podium on the Champs-Elysees on Sunday.While three stages left, Friday's...
How to survive in the (Southeast Alaska) wilderness

...warming up, so she recommends taking them off and wringing them out if they're soaking wet. It's better to wear clothes made of materials like polar fleece than cotton.Push-ups, jumping jacks, and other activities are good for getting body heat...
Juneau Mercantile & Armory opens

...Arizona. As the story tends to go, neither intended to stay in Juneau, but here they are - and based on the investment they've made, they're not going anywhere. Building Juneau's second indoor gun range was based on a need they saw, Swendsen said...
Late-night search for missing hiker resolves with a phone call

...State Troopers said Alexander Clark, a 24-year-old from Arizona, made contact at about 6 a.m. this morning and said he got lost hiking...Trail and Nugget Creek Trail and again Thursday morning before the man made contact with them.
Playful Pole wins Tour stage, as Nibali marches on the Tour de France, the Polish rider made winning look easy as he took Stage 17 on...official Tour history book.Cycling has made great strides in fighting doping with enhanced...a "flag-bearer of anti-doping", made his latest case to become the first Italian...
Two local artists invited to participate in World of Wearable Art in New Zealand

...2014 piece, "Twisted up in Wood," is made of wood veneer, a medium for which he...bodice, cloche hat, and fringe skirt, all made of wood veneer. In the Juneau show, Bolling...True Colors," is a three-part work made of upholstery string, modeled in Juneau...
Behind the camera

...long valued the contributions Kayamori made to their personal and collective history...Picture Man" by the town's children, made Yakutat his home until his death by suicide...Kayamori free of charge, a gift she says made the project possible.Pegues said she's...
Honoring Col. Van Winkle

...Van Winkle responded: "Well, they made you a Captain."Seymour was known for...respects to Van Winkle is not the first he's made to lay flowers in remembrance of those...many combat missions, or the trips he's made "jumping" with at least 17 foreign militaries...


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