Begich's health insurance idea gets look from federal government

...Alaskans will not be able to keep healthcare coverage that does not comply with the Affordable Care Act after the start of 2015. R-Sen. Lisa Murkowski's communications director, Matthew Felling said Begich's plan, "seems to be addressing a need that...
Rainy Retreat Books: Book signings with R. Phillip Ritter and Dale Brandenburger

Rainy Retreat will host two book-signings this week. The first will be with R. Phillip Ritter, author of "Heart of Abigail," from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. during the First Friday Art Walk. Ritter's...
Falcons swimmers top Petersburg Invitational

...McArthur, Evan S 17, Chadwick, Miles R 16, Harang, Brady J 16, Trierschield...PHS-AK, 2:14.62. 4, Chadwick, Miles R, SHS-AK, 2:20.10. 5, Weaver, Jack...TMHS-AK, 25.69. 6, Erickson, Britton R, PHS-AK, 26.12. 7, Kludt-Painter...
Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List

...Outlander, by Diana Gabaldon2. A Game of Thrones, by George R.R. Martin3. The Name of the Wind, by Patrick Rothfuss4...Girl, by Gillian Flynn6. A Dance With Dragons, by George R.R. Martin7. Sycamore Row, by John Grisham8. Voyager...
Rep. Munoz addresses district school hazing

...Tuesday's Juneau School District Board of Education meeting to speak on hazing issues in the district.Rep. Cathy Munoz (R-Juneau) and Alaska Department of Education and Early Development Commissioner Mike Hanley were both supportive of what the...
Hot-rod crash results in felony conviction

...speeding down Egan Drive last year pleaded guilty Wednesday to felony assault for badly injuring his passenger in the crash.Silver R. Maake, well known in the community as a former football star at Juneau-Douglas High School, changed his plea during a hearing...
Photo: Batteries not included

...the youth division. Back row left-to-right: Ronan Davies, Arne Ellefson-Carnes, and Clem Taylor-Roth. Front row l-r: Connor Norman, Aaron Blust, Eva Goering, Lily Otsea and Sidra Gregoire. Juneau's middle school cross country programs...
Arts calendar

...the one that fools us all. "Boyhood" (R) - Saturday and Sunday, Sept. at his home."The November Man" (R) - Synopsis: An ex-CIA operative is brought...Clearwater Marine Hospital."Begin Again" (R) - Synopsis: A chance encounter between...
NATO committee in Alaska to research Arctic issues of the world is vaguely aware of it, but up here you've known about it for a long time."U.S. Rep. Thomas Marino, R-Pennsylvania, said the University of Alaska Fairbanks stop was designed to gather research on Arctic issues."Where else...
Today in sports history

...SportlightHeadline: AP SportlightSource: APByline: Compiled By PAUL MONTELLA, By The Associated PressCopyright Holder: APPriority: r (4)With Photo: Dateline: Editors' Note: Word Count: 1755File Name (Transref): s0134Editorial Type: AP Category: sFormat...


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