Murkowski names service academy nominees

...that she has nominated 57 Alaskans to the U.S. military service academies for the class of 2019. Of the 57, three...young Alaskans will make the state proud."U.S. military service academy nominees are selected based on their academic...
91-year-old vet wants photos to remain vivid

...captioned and stored in his Hackensack apartment - depict in black-and-white splendor the drama and drudgery of military service."I don't want them to be put in a box and forgotten," he said slowly, quietly. "I want to show people the...
Stephen P. Fagerstrom

...his sleep on Monday, December 1st. Steve was an avid outdoorsmen, naturalist and Bronze Star recipient for his military service in the Army, serving with distinction in the Viet Nam war.Steve is preceded in death by his brother David and...
Sullivan's win adds to GOP's Senate sweep

...positions on women's issues.Sullivan has roots in Alaska dating to the 1990s but was gone for nearly seven years for military service and work in Washington, D.C. He returned to Alaska in 2009, when he was appointed attorney general by then-Gov...
My Turn: In support of the re-election of Munoz

My family has a long history of military service to our country. My late husband, CSM Howard McRae, Haines' highest-decorated military veteran, served in the U.S. Army...
Candidates start final push as early voting starts

...roots in Alaska, where his wife is from, date to the 1990s. He left Alaska in 2002 for a White House fellowship, military service and work as an assistant Secretary of State, before returning in 2009, when he was appointed state attorney general...
Mayor, lawmakers show support for guardsmen, reservists

...smith also work with guardsmen to notify their employers in advance of training schedules.Employees leaving for military service can put a lot of strain on employers, especially if it's a mom-and-pop operation with only one or two employees...
My Turn: First hand experience with Parnell

...however you want. But no matter what the news says, it does not change what I have seen and personally experienced, and this is my testimony to you. ? Stephen Mattson lives and works in Juneau. His military service ended in August.
Alaska Native military service recognized

Native people have served in the military at twice the rate expected for their population size, even when the country they were fighting for did not always fight for them. On Nov.
Causeway builder returns to Sitka

...I was 20 and I was going to get drafted and I didn't want to be registered up here because I didn't want to be out on the Aleutian Islands," he said.Kirkham ended up completing his military service without leaving the country.


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback