William Howard Ahrensfeld

...building. Bill joined the Army in 1945 and was stationed in the Philippines during the aftermath of World War II, responsible for radio communications. After the service, he worked for Ratsey and Lapthorn, a sail manufacturing company. He then obtained his...
Bison hunters can use radios, cell phones

...hunters in Alaska will be allowed to use cell phones, two-way radios and satellite phones to improve their success rate and help...Junction area. The Alaska Board of Game voted Wednesday to allow radio communications for bison hunters, a change that board members...
Regional News
On heroin: 'Are we listening?'

...nine years ago," said Elliott, a Juneau yoga teacher and radio show host in her 50s. "I can't believe it's been that...of a "safe space" and anonymity (despite being held at a radio station the meeting was private, and photography and reporting...
SEACC director, facing cancer, resigns

...Malena Marvin is resigning amid a personal health crisis.The news was first reported by Ed Schoenfeld of CoastAlaska public radio.Marvin has led SEACC, one of Southeast Alaska's most notable conservation organizations for two years, and has in recent...
Alaskans opt out of insurance, choose health care ministries

...reimbursed. These kinds of religiously affiliated organizations are legal under the Affordable Care Act, The Alaska Public Radio Network reported.Lane Chesley, of Homer, said he and his wife chose to contribute monthly to a Mennonite-affiliated organization...
Troopers to review alleged Sitka police violence

...September 2014.The review was first reported by KCAW-FM in Sitka and was requested by the Sitka Police Department, the radio station reported.Video footage of the arrest was captured by closed-circuit TV cameras and posted on YouTube in late October...
Search on for Wrangell fisherman

...Bayliner "Thalasa" on Nov. 5 and planned to return to Wrangell Nov. 10."So far, he hasn't answered calls over the VHF radio or on his cell phone," Ipsen said by email.It's not known where Trammel planned on fishing. Searchers are looking for...
Planning commission hears big plans

...of sorts regarding the management of all city-owned land - Britney Spears and the Backstreet Boys were still dominating the radio, Star Wars had just been rebooted (for the first time) and some people were worrying about Y2K. The year was 1999 and the...
Wary governors halt, question plan to accept Syrian refugees

...has any Syrian refugees right now, plans to point out in a radio address on Monday that one of his first actions as governor...Christie's comments came during conservative host Hugh Hewitt's radio show. They were a complete reversal from September, when the...
Nation and World
Charlie Sheen says he is HIV-positive, bad boy days are over

...with Sheen in 2011 as one of his two "goddesses.""He never said anything to me," Olson said on Howard Stern's SiriusXM radio show Tuesday.She said she learned of Sheen's condition only in the past few days, prompting her to be tested. She told...
Nation and World


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