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Loretta Lou Penrod

...years together enjoying life on the Fritz Cove Road in Juneau with work related stints in Washington D.C. and in Saipan in Micronesia. They retired to Salem, OR before settling in Anacortes in 1996. Loretta had a career in Personnel with the State of Alaska...
Diving into the past at Truk Lagoon

...attacked them. We fought all the way through those islands (in Micronesia), leaving thousands and thousands dead," Lachelt said...Dec. 7, 1941, they built up a considerable supply base in Micronesia, a sprinkling of tiny islands that sit inside the bowl of...
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Bridget Smith: Sharing Alaska with China

...resident to a massive, pastel-colored boarding school on the edge of the Yellow Sea. Her sister-in-law, a teacher in Micronesia, sent news of an English-language summer camp for Chinese students. Smith applied to be a teacher, was accepted and soon...
Couple finds, answers 9-year-old message in bottle

...19-year-old Japanese fisherman. Maybe out of boredom as he stood watch one night aboard a vessel in the Pacific near Micronesia, the fisherman sealed notes inside 10 bottles and threw them into the sea. Months after her discovery on Afognak, Salvoni...
Face of Buddhism

...husband, John, an underwater photographer and videographer, have shown slides and video of undersea life in the Caribbean and Micronesia, as well as Southeast Alaska. They will offer a presentation on shipwrecks of Southeast in early February. Linda Buckley...
Voices of Afghanistand presentation held Tuesday

...New York University's Tisch Shool of the Arts in 2005. She is also a playwright; her play, "Children of the Far Away" was based on a trip to Micronesia. Gladstone's talk is sponsored by the Juneau People for Peace and Justice.
10 designers on a mission to save the planet

...of Kate Spade handbags woven from cotton and fiber. And noted jewelry designer Ted Muehling was in the island forests of Micronesia, collecting black pearls and ivory nut palm tree seeds from which he fashioned exquisite pieces that echo the shapes of native...
Travel agents: Feel free to vacation almost anywhere

...agents are among those planning long-distance trips. Josserand, who founded Alaska Travel & Tours in 1997, is headed for Micronesia in January. "It's my gift to myself," Josserand said. "I am just being certified in scuba diving, and three oceans...
Susan 'Su' Elizabeth Lachelt

...enjoyed traveling and took many people on diving trips around the world. She was happiest organizing diving journeys to Micronesia, Venezuela, Honduras, Mexico and other exotic destinations. She was responsible for Alaska's first artificial reef at...
Easterphine Riley

...greatly, greatly missed. She was devoted to her family and spent many wonderful times traveling the world, including London, Micronesia and beyond." She is survived by her children, Luther Mack Jr., Larry Manning, Leonardo Milo, Lionel Micah, Leora Myra...


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