Norway's king opens drilling conference

ANCHORAGE - Norway's king opened a conference on Arctic...drilling off Alaska's northern shores."Norway and Alaska have much to learn from each...resources, the king said."Today, Norway and Alaska are both are well positioned...
Southeast Spotlight: Little Norway Festival

Petersburg's Little Norway Festival celebrates Syttende Mai (May 17), the anniversary of the signing of Norway's Constitution in 1814. Now sponsored...salmon and herring. Petersburg Little Norway Festival also celebrates U.S. Armed...

...approved same-sex marriage, starting with the Netherlands in 2001. The others include Belgium, Spain, Canada, South Africa, Norway, Sweden, Portugal, Iceland, Argentina, Denmark, France, Brazil, Uruguay, New Zealand, Britain (except for Northern...
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See the future in flowers

...Czech Republic."Through seed exchanges and fellow collectors, Jensen has obtained seeds from around the world, including Norway and the Himalayas. Closer to home, Jensen collected some from the wild in the Yukon. Ed Buyarski brought some from further...
My Turn: Murkowski on Arctic ignorance: Let it go! composed of eight voting nations that have territory inside of the Arctic Circle: Canada, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Russia, Sweden and the U.S., as well as six permanent participant groups that represent the indigenous peoples' organizations...
Building a bridge to a better Juneau

...or cultural heritage. Walker said the menu promises to be good, with foods from the South of the U.S. to Polynesia and Norway. They hope to be joined by friends and community leaders, including the governor - "that I can guarantee," Walker said...
Cards of appreciation sought for Bea and Lawton Hull

...musicians from the Juneau Symphony or Sweet Adelines, church choirs, theater artists, PTA members, members of the Sons of Norway, and others who I don't know by name but who knew my folks. A quick kind word would be much appreciated. Cards can be sent...
What's happening this week

...Hearthside Books. Details: SOUTHEAST HIGHLIGHTSLittle Norway Festival, May 14-17, Petersburg. See page 2. Heather Lende book signing for "Find the Good," 12-2 p.m. Saturday...
Pure Sole: My mother and lupine

...misting as if there were a wildflower out there that she had forgotten.I did not play Little League at age 9 because in Little Norway you automatically went to a team if an older sibling was on the roster.My brother, Jim, was a Tiger and 12 years old. We...
Pure Sole: Drunken fishermen at anchor

Such language!Why, I haven't heard such eloquent swearing since I was a greenhorn on a Little Norway-based fishing boat.That was my first impression of the attitudes one visiting youth hockey team exhibited during a loss at...


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