Company plans new tech for mine near Ketchikan

...headline product, terbium, europium and yttrium, those are the most rare and most sought after, the most in demand outside of precious metals," he said.Ucore expects to begin the permitting process this year.The company already has been collecting water...
My Turn: Governor Walker: Alaska has a place at the boardroom table

...for this project is not in Houston or London; it's in your office. Alaskans are at the table; companies are allocating precious capital and manpower to this endeavor. The real question is, are you serious about seeing it through? ? Sen. Cathy Giessel...
Eileen Mae Jones

...and her love of God was evident in every aspect of her life.She is survived by her husband, Stanley L. Jones, and her precious Havanese dog, PJ, of Juneau, Alaska; parents, Charles and Jessie Erby, of Glasford, Illinois; sister, Dena (Kevin...
Remembering MLK

...that I accept this award in the spirit of a curator of some precious heirloom which he holds in trust for its true owners - all...whose eyes the beauty of genuine brotherhood and peace is more precious than diamonds or silver or gold."- Nobel Peace Prize acceptance...
Living & Growing: The beauty of life

...were written in your book before one of them came to be. How precious to me are your thoughts, O God! How vast is the sum of them...moved at the thought that God allowed us to be parents of these precious little creations of His. I was impressed that, through God's...
Sailing to Alaska to relax, but learning a little on the way

...neighbor, Dyea, after the Seattle Intelligencer newspaper ran the headline "GOLD! GOLD! GOLD!" to report a discovery of the precious metal in Canada's Yukon Territory.More than 30,000 people, including women and children, flocked to Dyea to climb the...
Off the Beaten Path: The Tongass Zone

...porcupine. The loser shrieked and scurried off into the bushes while the victor huddled in the dank hollow, snarling "My precious!" over and over again. Nothing too alarming; typical Alaskan winter behavior, I thought. I kept walking. The gloomy...
Student chefs whisk away to culinary competition

...aren't just responsible for preparing a pretty meal. Rigorous standards for appropriate sanitation procedures could cost them precious points, along with precise ingredient budgeting.Roach said the group must bring all of their equipment to the event, and...
Stories of family, career at community exhibit

...she wrote. "Reading in Alaska is a funny thing. It's so dark here, for so much of the year, that light becomes deeply precious. It wakes you in the morning; it makes you happy in December; it gets you outside on the coldest January days. And when...
The joys of discovering Semi-Precious Weapons sheer joy upon discovering Semi-Precious Weapons and their lead singer, Justin...of Music prior to the birth of Semi-Precious Weapons. Normally, this fact would...don't. The standout tracks are "Semi-Precious Weapons," "Put a Diamond In It...


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