Refine Search

Forest Service proposes raised cabin fees

...35 a night cabin," wrote local resident Jim Hale in response to a public Empire request for comment.Tongass Public Affairs Officer Kent Cummins wrote in an email that this is a concern for the Forest Service, "but after more than two decades...
Coast Guard rescues three from island in Favorite Channel, friends or the harbor master about trip plans, including arrival and departure times.Sector Juneau public affairs officer Lt. Jennifer Ferreira said the three men who were rescued had limited survival gear on them. They didn't have...
My Turn: Alaska's love/hate affair with government spending

...Anchorage are bracing themselves for another blow to their economic base. According to Lt. Col. Alan Brown, the public Affairs Officer at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, about 11,000 soldiers and civilians jobs could be cut from there and...
Santa delivers cheer, gifts to Chiniak

...Santas and 15 elves can participate. After his email blast asking for volunteers this year, said Coast Guard public affairs officer Peter Maloney, 25 people emailed him asking to be Santa.For the Chiniak trip, Santa was Joshua Hart, who...
Powerful storm blasts Aleutians, then weakens

...Air Station on the island 1,500 miles southwest of Anchorage suffered minor facility damage, Alaskan Command public affairs officer Tommie Baker said.The corners of a roof were bent back and some dumpsters moved around, but no roof was torn...
Radiation site safe, landlord says

...exceeds the federal annual limit for radiation exposure, which is 100 millirems. Inspector Lara Uselding, public affairs officer for the NRC, told KBBI, the Homer-based public radio station, that annual limit is "very low" and would...
Alaska storm brings frigid weather to swath of US

...minor facility damage was reported at Eareckson Air Station 1,500 miles southwest of Anchorage, Alaskan Command public affairs officer Tommie Baker said.The corners of a roof were bent back and some dumpsters moved around, but no roof was torn...
Weekend healthcare event to focus on veterans

...a.m. It will continue Saturday, Sept. 8, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lunch will be provided both days.Public Affairs Officer Marcia Hoffman-DeVoe says the purpose of the event is to help local veterans learn which VA benefits they are...
Juneau Civil Air Patrol Composite Squadron Open House

...designed to create a greater awareness of CAP's presence and contributions in the community. Juneau Squadron Public Affairs Officer Cadet Senior Airman Nick Hydock said the program has about 20 active members. Topics covered during squadron...
Delta Junction sues Army over high-tech training site

...Alaska commanding general, hoping to avoid court action. Maj. R. Daniel Hunter, Transformation Team Alaska public affairs officer, said Brown is responding to that letter. Hunter said the decision to use a portion of the military's 865...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback