Police in south Nepal fire at protesters; Indian man killed

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Police shot Monday at ethnic protesters...station with a gasoline bomb and stones on Nepal's southern border, killing an Indian...inside Nepalese territory. People from Nepal and India are not required to have documents...
Nation and World
Flags for Dawn fundraiser gathers money for family of woman who died in Nepal

In mid-May, Yasmine Habash was in Nepal. At the start of last week, she was in...have died in the earthquake that struck Nepal at the start of May.Yasmine, who lives in Juneau, traveled to Nepal to search for her mother but was forced...
'We Need Help:' Aid scarce in quake-hit Nepal villages

PAUWATHOK, Nepal - At the entrance of this destroyed mountain...together from debris of homes flattened by Nepal's devastating earthquake. Its message...It's just 30 miles east of Kathmandu, Nepal's capital. But villagers say not one...
Not For Web
Devastating earthquake hits Nepal

KATHMANDU, Nepal -A magnitude 7.8 earthquake hit Nepal on Saturday, collapsing historic buildings in the capital...and at least 20 other aftershocks followed the huge quake, Nepal's most powerful in eight decades."This quake was so...
Not For Web
Death toll tops 4,000 in Nepal

KATHMANDU, Nepal - As the death toll from Nepal's devastating earthquake climbed past 4,000, aid workers...We are focusing our efforts on that, on saving lives."Nepal's Home Ministry said the country's death toll had risen...
Not For Web
Choppers ferry injured in Nepal

GORKHA, Nepal - Helicopters crisscrossed the mountains...the epicenter of the weekend earthquake in Nepal that killed more than 4,600 people, ferrying...rushed to the quake zone from the distant Nepal hospital where she works.And yet, the...
Not For Web
GCI to waive fees for telephone calls to Nepal

For those with connections in Nepal who long to hear a familiar voice or to...will offer free voice calls and texts to Nepal through May 20 to make it easier for customers...touch with their loved ones who may be in Nepal during this time of crisis," GCI Senior...
Aid arriving in Nepal's remote quake-hit villages

KATHMANDU, Nepal - The first supplies of food aid began...earthquake-shattered mountain villages in Nepal on Wednesday, while thousands clamored...civilian efforts already underway to help Nepal, the White House said.Police said the...
Not For Web
Another deadly quake spreads fear in Nepal

KATHMANDU, Nepal - A new earthquake killed dozens of people Tuesday and spread more fear and misery in Nepal, which is still struggling to recover...delivering disaster aid in northeastern Nepal, U.S. officials said, although there...
Not For Web
Juneau resident raising money to seek mother in Nepal

...and rescue efforts for their mother in Nepal. The siblings have started a to pay for flights to Nepal for the family, and for further will go directly to relief funds for Nepal's recovery, Yasmine promised. While...


  • 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