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Obama withdraws Bristol Bay from offshore drilling

...fishery has been a 25-year battle. The bay supports the largest sockeye salmon fishery in the world, and the waters are nursing grounds for halibut and crab."I'm tickled pink," Samuelson said. "The president recognized our great fisheries out...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-17/obama-withdraws-bristol-bay-offshore-dr
State
UAS nurses pinned at Friday ceremony

Nine students in the University of Alaska's School of Nursing were pinned Friday, Dec. 12 during a ceremony at the UAS...Lucas Starbuck, Amy Valley and Amanda Walker.The 2016 UAA nursing Sitka cohort has already been selected and will begin class...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-12-14/uas-nurses-pinned-friday-ceremony
Neighbors
Interior shelter founder helps animals in need

...In Fairbanks, Buck-Davis once helped trap and take in more than 20 feral cats owned by a woman who was moving into to a nursing home.The shelter also is tolerant of animals with behaviors that would be unacceptable elsewhere. This week, several of...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-15/interior-shelter-founder-helps-animals-
State
CCS facing budget crisis

...relationships and other topics based on need.Hospice and Home Care offers hospice services, home health services, skilled nursing care and grief counseling.Southeast Senior Services offers nutrition, transportation and support programs including Meals...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-23/ccs-facing-budget-crisis
Local
As Ebola evades Europe's defenses, Madrid scrambles to contain the virus

...contain the Ebola virus Tuesday after it got past Europe's defenses, quarantining four people at a Madrid hospital where a nursing assistant got infected and persuading a court that the woman's dog must die.The first case of Ebola transmitted outside...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-10-08/ebola-evades-europes-defenses-madrid-
Not For Web
Lorene Paul

...President of her graduating class. Her first nursing job as an RN was in Winnemucca, Nevada...worked for one year. After being offered a nursing job in Juneau in 1945, she and her roommate...for the rest of her life.Lorene's nursing career in Juneau began at St. Ann's...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173272438
Planning begins for the 'Silver Tsunami'

...inadequate housing" needs to focus on the elderly who require nursing care, said Margaret O'Neal, director of operations for...independent living community with 65 units, and Wildflower Court, a nursing home for developmentally disabled individuals and seniors...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-16/planning-begins-silver-tsunami
Local
On the Trails: Porcupines: I'm stuck on you

...or napping. They start eating green vegetation when they are about two weeks old but continue nursing until they are four or five months old. Nursing is accompanied by mutual humming and purring. Apparently, the female cleans urine and feces...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-10-10/trails-porcupines-im-stuck-you
Outdoors
Munoz a woman of her word

...action. In one year there has been a vast change in our knowledge of this issue and Alaska Regional Hospital is opening a nursing unit specifically for infants who are going through withdrawal issues. I'm not sure we could have made these strides forward...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-31/mu%C3%B1oz-woman-her-word
Letters
Letter to the Editor: Munoz is a woman of her word

...In one year there has been a vast change in our knowledge of this issue and Alaska Regional Hospital is currently opening a nursing unit specifically for infants who are going through withdrawal issues. I'm not sure we could have made these strides forward...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-03/letter-editor-mu%C3%B1oz-woman-her-wo
Letters

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