Hundreds attend funerals for church shooting victims

...more than 100 members of Coleman-Singleton's Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority formed a ring around the main part of the large sanctuary as part of an Ivy Beyond the Wall ceremony. One by one, the women, clad all in white, filed past the open casket with...
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Senate passes resolution opposing Aleutians marine sanctuary

...Legislature has passed a resolution opposing a new marine sanctuary in the Aleutian Islands.Public Employees for Environmental...petitioned the National Marine Fisheries Service to create a sanctuary of 554,000 square nautical miles in waters near the Alaska...
Whale washes ashore in 12th recent death in California

...identifying the species and its age difficult, said Mary Jane Schramm, spokeswoman for the Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary."(The condition) suggests it could be a killer whale attack," she said.Scientists are trying to determine if there...
Alaska's popular walrus cam streams again after a decade

...Fish and Game worked with a private donor in 2005 to stream images from Round Island, part of the Walrus Islands State Game Sanctuary. The feed was sent over the Internet and featured at the Alaska SeaLife Center in Seward, another donor this year, where...
Photo: Fortress of the Bear

Fortress of the Bear resident brown bear Toby waves as her two siblings play with the bear sanctuary's original resident bears, Chaik and Killisnoo, Friday morning. Last week the bears' separate one-acre habitats were linked...
Applications for McNeil River bear viewing permits due March 1

...The application deadline for lottery permits to visit Alaska's premier brown bear viewing site at McNeil River State Game Sanctuary is fast approaching, according to a release this week from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. Online applications must...
Letter to the Editor: Funding cuts hit Round Island research

...additional information from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) regarding plans for the Walrus Islands State Game Sanctuary. Funding for department staff at Round Island was not included in last year's budget and has not been proposed to be restored...
JSO review: Showcase of musical stars

...offering, I was pleasantly surprised to find that all of the spaces in the parking lot had been taken. That suggested a full sanctuary, and, indeed, an enthusiastic audience was gathered to enjoy an exceptional performance.I'd been told how very well...
Young male wolf found dead in Denali, cable snare on neck

...Daily News-Miner reported.The wolf wore a radio collar, and it was found with a cable snare around its neck south of the Sanctuary River last month. The radio collar may have prevented immediate strangulation and allowed the wolf to escape the trap's...
Injured swan makes splash at sanctuary

...plenty of energy left when she arrived at a private wildlife sanctuary. She claimed a pond as her territory Wednesday and showed...immediately went out and beat them up," said Northwest Wildfowl sanctuary owner Lynn Dye. "She showed everybody 'I'm here and want...


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