Living & Growing: Finding rest in deserted places

...was walking with the person I knew best in the entire world and whom I was also just beginning to know. One of my favorite passages in the New Testament is from Mark's Gospel, where we hear several times of Jesus going off to a deserted place to pray...
Collection of original skits to be presented this weekend

...the door.Everett grew up in Juneau and acted in a number of student productions, including Roblin Gray Davis' show "The Passage Inside" while she was in high school. She began building some of the skits that became "Calico" while taking a playwrighting...
US Navy ships to accompany US-flagged ships in Gulf narrow and partially within Iranian territorial waters. Under an internationally recognized protocol called "innocent passage," maritime traffic is permitted to pass through the strait without interference, even if ships at times are in Iranian territorial...
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Legislature OKs break

...Alaska's constitution, neither chamber can adjourn or recess for more than three days unless the other chamber concurs. Passage of the resolution would provide that concurrence.The House, in addition to passing the resolution, voted to adjourn until...
My Turn: Sen. Dan Sullivan explains his views on the Iran deal and why

...raised questions about an earlier column I wrote in this paper, and about the Senate Foreign Relations Committee's recent passage of the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act of 2015, which I co-sponsored. If the act passes in both the House and the Senate...
My Turn: Negotiating the rapids of Arctic, Alaska oil and natural gas reserves

...for access and control of oil /natural gas resources in the Arctic and its major passages. These three events are: the opening of the Northwest-East passage through the Bearing Sea due to a decline in sea ice; oil prices reaching $147 a...
Inside Passages: Monthly forums on mental health and wellness

This month's Inside Passages features 'The Health Care Law & You' and will be from 5:30-7 p.m. tomorrow, Jan. 6, at Bartlett Regional Hospital in...
Juneau School District may have missed deadline for state help on Marie Drake construction

...Jan. 1, 2015 following the bill's passage into law without Gov. Bill Walker's...spokesman Eric Fry confirmed.Before SB64's passage, school districts could be reimbursed...moratorium would be effective 90 days after its passage into law, sometime in July, because...
Alaska Legislature passes child support bill

...Assistance for Needy Families funds if it didn't pass the bill. All states are being asked to do this.Congress required passage of legislation to receive federal child support funding. According to the state, about two-thirds of Alaska's Child Support...
Gov cites public confusion in not signing school bond bill

...municipality is responsible for repaying. However, she said state bond debt reimbursement requires an appropriation, and with passage of the bill, municipalities are on notice that the law will soon change.Holding a bond election does not create a contract...


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