Becoming Alaskan: Living the heli-ski daydream

...snow slowed to a crawl and I sat there, hyperventilating."Sarah, are you okay?" comes crackling over the radio. Sigh. "Yea...there was only one thing left to do.Make a shot ski.? Sarah Cannard is a transplant from the Lower 48 who enjoys long walks...
Bike map funded and ready to roll

...small, you demonstrated our community's support for cycling in Alaska's capital," Juneau Rides wrote to its supporters.Sarah Bronstein told the Empire in February about the benefits of the project to locals and visitors alike. "Some have lived in...
Falcons girls basketball team falls at state tourney

...three free throws.While Falcons' senior Sarah Morris keyed the defense, teammates Young...girls team to make it to state," senior Sarah Morris said. "I felt like it proved the...nine, Young seven, Siosi Tupou six and Sarah Morris three.Brandenburg led Wasilla...
Sports | TMHS
Falcons girls stumble at state

...pressured and we played good defense."TMHS junior Siniva Maka led the scoring for the Falcons with 8 points, while seniors Sarah Morris and Ashley Young had 7 apiece, senior Cheyenne Ekis added 6, junior Ava Tompkins 5, sophomore Alondra Echiverri 3...
Empire Editorial: On the topic of transboundary mines, a response to Mr. Bill Bennett

...environmental protection." Years ago, Alaska's leaders tried to have a dialogue on cleaning up the mine. Former Gov. Sarah Palin and others were largely ignored in their efforts, as this newspaper and others reported at the time.As B.C. forges...
Hoonah women tip Craig for title

...Carissa Mills three.James led Craig with 23 points, House added 11, Isaacs 10, Tina Steffen seven, and Michaela Demmert, Sarah Dybdahl and Jessica Lingley two each.Hoonah hit 20 field goals, three more from deep, and went 11-18 at the line; Craig...
Sports | Gold Medal
The knife of social media

The rift between Sarah and another classmate at a Juneau elementary...self-harm as a means of escape. Bullied"Sarah," whose full identity is being withheld...said bullying has been life-changing.Sarah and a classmate started competing for friends...
Two Southeast students made Seattle Pacific University Dean's list

Sarah Katherine McDermott of Juneau and Marnie Louise Rasmussen of Haines made the Seattle Pacific University 2014 Autumn Quarter Dean's List. Students on the Dean's List have completed at least 12 credits and attained a 3.5 or higher grade point average.
Becoming Alaskan: How I got schooled in the art of aurora-spotting

...eye-popping sensation of amazement. If I'm lucky, long after I'm able to call myself an Alaskan, I can still say that.? Sarah Cannard is a transplant from the Lower 48 who enjoys long walks on Sandy Beach, Carolans with her coffee and days when her...
Falcons girls fall 68-62 in title thriller

The odds were against Thunder Mountain High School senior Sarah Morris recovering from knew surgery a year ago and regaining her speed.The odds said her ankle injury this year would mean missing...


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