Peggy Exendine

...officer. She also worked for Indian Health Service during her career. She was a member of the Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp No. 2 in Juneau and was also a member of the Yaaw Tei Yi dance group.Peggy was born March 20, 1951 in Juneau, Alaska...
Jack Chalmers Culbreath

...Jack continued his support for Scouting as a member of the southeast Council and was active in the community as a founding member of the Glacier Valley Lions Club. He was an avid photographer and a member of the Outdoor Writers Association. Jack...
Catherine Lena Alter

...ways Kay supported family and community. She was an active member of the Juneau Methodist Church, and then its successor the...years. She was a docent at the city Museum and was an active member of the local chapters of the American Association of Retired...
Martha Lee Preecs Sandlin

...for the next 60 years. During that time, she was a stalwart member of the League of Women Voters, the Association of University...Mountaineers, Friends of the Library, and above all, a dedicated member of the Second Church of Christ Scientist. She had a long and...
Dr. George Yost Harry Jr.

...NOAA as the Director of the Marine Mammal Laboratory at Sand Point until retirement.During George's life he was an active member of the Episcopal Church and after he retired, directed the Rotary Scholars program out of the University of Washington. George...
Joseph Murphy

...National Guard for heroism. Joe was very proud of his awards and was so happy to be involved with saving a life.Joe was a member of the Alaska Army National Guard, and deployed to Iraq in 2005. He spent that year at Camp Victory in Baghdad where he was...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

...Juneau Mountain Rescue near Sunny Cove. The man activated his personal locator beacon after becoming lost, to which JMR team member Jarvis Schultz told the Empire was accurate within 50 feet. A lesson can be learned here for those of us who sometimes wonder...
Local Sports Calendar for Sunday, August 30

...Registration for the seminar begins at 1:30 p.m. Cost is $50 per person with a 50 percent discount for each additional family member that participates. For details contact Cyndi at 321-3496, Liz at 723-2869 or Jamiann at 500-4580.Monday, August 31VOLLEYBALL...
Crimson Bears, Falcons run to front at Sitka

...39:07.00* or ** = Does Not Count in Team Score@ = Member of Unqualified TeamBOYS INDIVIDUAL RACE RESULTS(place, bib number...WRG (56) 34:38.00* or ** = Does Not Count in Team Score@ = Member of Unqualified Team
Beacon leads searchers to stranded hiker Juneau. When he realized it was too dangerous to turn around or to follow the coast, he activated his SPOT device.JMR member Jarvis Schultz said the beacon definitely hastened the search. He said the GPS coordinates provided were relatively accurate...


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