Around Town for Friday, Aug. 22

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267. Organ concert, noon, State Office Building.Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday...
Waterfowl regulations for 2014 include good news for goose hunters

...2014-2015 Migratory Bird Hunting Regulations Summary booklet will be available soon at Alaska Department of Fish and Game offices and outdoor sports retailers. The new regulations are currently available online at:
My Turn: Bill Walker is now a target

...earthquake and at age 12, Bill became the post office janitor to help the family ward off bankruptcy...gets the credit. I won't seek higher office, so I don't need the credit. I just...No wonder good people decline to seek office. Thick skin, and for me, lots of prayers...
Teen charged as an adult in Delta Junction fires

...represented by a public defender. The public defender's office routinely declines comment on pending cases, and a person who answered the office phone Thursday in the Fairbanks office said no one was available to comment.
Deer outlook, reports positive

...island's population is a little lower than last season, but not by much, she said. Because of its office move, Juneau's ADF&G office surveyed only Douglas this year, she said.Juneau-based hunter Mike Janes hunted in the alpine on...
Bodies of 3 climbers retrieved from Mount Rainier

...They're right in the middle of the falling rock and ice that's coming off that cliff."The Pierce County Medical Examiner's Office said Thursday that it's still working to identify the bodies, but the National Park Service believes they were members of...
Police & Fire for Friday, Aug. 22, 2014

...Wednesday, JPD investigated a report of identity theft.Remand? At 4:38 p.m. Wednesday, JPD assisted the Adult Probations Office with a remand.Theft? At 1:16 p.m. Wednesday, JPD investigated a theft of a cell phone in the 8100 block of Glacier...
Alaska Contemporary Art Bank celebrates 11 new acquisitions expose more Alaskans to high quality work by contemporary Alaskan artists through the loaning of original art to public offices throughout Alaska and to provide support to professional artists in Alaska through purchase of their work. The collection has...
Embattled Sen. Begich's secret weapon: Alaska

...Begich used the time to open campaign offices in far-flung places like a coin-operated...Alaska."Begich will soon have 13 field offices in the state, including in tight.He says that establishing an office sends a message: "Look, you are part...
GOP's candidate: Alaska is my home, too

...used that time to play-up his Alaska roots and to cast himself as an independent voice in Washington. He opened campaign offices in far-flung locales. And in an oft-run campaign ad, he rode a snowmachine in the Arctic and spoke about fighting President...


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