Juneau resident earns degree from WGU

Juneau resident Alix Curtain received her bachelor of science and nursing from Western Governors University in Salt Lake City, Utah, on Aug. 15 during the semi-annual commencement ceremony.WGU awarded over 8,500 degrees at the ceremony.
3 firefighters killed in Washington fires

...tough on 'em up here."One firefighter had been taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle in critical condition, a nursing supervisor there said.In an emailed statement, the White House said President Barack Obama had been apprised of the deaths...
Logano wins at Watkins Glen, saves fuel this time

...qualified third, was competing at Watkins Glen for the first time after missing the previous two Cup races at the track. He was nursing a broken right leg two years ago and sat out last year's race after the sprint car he was driving in a race at nearby Canandaigua...
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New boat guidelines near glacial fjords

...Pups are especially sensitive to disturbance and, when flushed, risk becoming separated from their mothers, disrupting nursing, and losing weight due to increased amounts of time in glacial waters.Seals approached at about 100 meters are 25 times...
My Turn: Medicaid is overburdened with fraud

...eligible for the provider tax: Hospital care, physician and nursing services, home health care, prescribed medication, services...psychological and therapist visits, labs, x-rays, ambulances, nursing facility stays, intermediate care facilities for those with...
'She gave her life'

...the crash. Peterson called to wish Ramsey good luck on her nursing board exam."She said, 'You know you're going to the hospital's intensive care unit, according to the nursing manager. Hanlon-Abel had previously been listed in critical...
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Meals with moms

...lingers inside moms afraid to ask for feeding or pump breaks, unaware of laws in place for such privileges.Break Time for Nursing Mothers is a federal law requiring companies with at least 50 employees to provide time and a private space, not just bathroom...
Troopers name plane crash victims

...were both listed to be in serious condition and were receiving care in the hospital's intensive care unit, according to the nursing manager. Hanlon-Abel had previously been listed to be in critical condition. The hospital was unable to give any details...
On the Trails: Small pleasures add up

...main food, so mama had the huge expense of making milk for three growing cubs (making milk is very costly of energy, as any nursing mother knows). I was told that previous sightings of this family had found the cubs undernourished and the mother quite thin...
Students selected for BRHF's Edelman Health Sciences Scholarships

...completing a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing. McDermott is a student at Seattle Pacific...University completing a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, with Minor in Psychology.Kristoff...working toward completing a Masters in Nursing, along the Family Nurse Practitioner...


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