Trial begins for Ketchikan fisherman charged in diver death

...not due to factors listed by prosecutors."You're going to find out that ... this type of diving is the most dangerous occupation possibly in the world, and certainly in Alaska," he said. "The big issue here deals with this compressor, and we're...
SHI staff begin moving in to Soboleff Center

...third floors continues, with a formal opening date set for May 15.During a brief ceremony Friday afternoon to mark SHI's occupation of the building, staff members Donald Gregory and Frank Katasse, who are of the Raven and Eagle moieties respectively...
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Recent Alaska books

...journalist Andy Hall, son of the park superintendent at the time, investigates the tragedy."Kiska: The Japanese Occupation of an Alaska Island" by Brendan Coyle (University of Alaska Press, September 2014). Author Brendan Coyle, of British...
US trained Alaskans as 'stay-behind agents'

WASHINGTON - Fearing a Russian invasion and occupation of Alaska, the U.S. government in the early Cold War years recruited and trained fishermen, bush pilots, trappers and other...
Today in sports history

...Club stewards revoke Eddie Arcaro's license for one year after his display of "rough riding" aboard odds-on favorite Occupation in the Cowdin Stakes on Sept. 19, in which he attempted to injure a fellow rider during the race.1961 - New York Yankee...
Alaska Science Forum: Twenty weeks through the heart of Alaska

...who would someday arrive.Allen, who graduated from West Point in 1882, ended his career as a general and commander of occupation forces in Germany after World War I. He traveled the world as a military attache to Russia and Germany and was a military...
On Writing: Painting by numbers

...imagine any other metier or skill - car repair, carpentry, house painting, dog grooming, dog painting, whatever - any occupation where you are given a set of tools but told that there are certain ones you can never use?You were taught to never split...
Sales / Account Executive Job in Anchorage, Alaska US

...Anchorage, AK Job Status/Type: Full Time Employee Job Category: Sales/Retail/Business Development Occupation: Account Management (Commissioned) Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager) Industries: Other/Not...
My Turn: School choice would benefit rural education

...their children. They want them to be successful and receive the education they need to qualify for a well-paying job or occupation.Education - the gaining or transfer of knowledge - is one of the basic functions of life. It's why we have a brain connected...
New Alaska books

...visit NONFICTION"Kiska: The Japanese Occupation of an Alaska Island" by Brendan Coyle (University of Alaska Press, September 2014)Author Brendan Coyle, of British Columbia...


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