My Turn: Government shutdown won't happen

...expense of Alaskans who are living in fear of being laid-off or not receiving essential services. First, let us assure you the sky is not falling. We will not allow for a government shutdown. However, the actions we are being forced to take by a handful...
The business of beer

...a cape. McCoy wore the Yukon flag in similar fashion.Other attendees enjoyed music and games under a cloud-spotted blue sky, wearing Batgirl costumes, tutus and other items that would draw a third look on a city sidewalk."I don't think you'll...
Slack Tide: Hey, Alaska: Go fund yourself!

...Year? Why not? After all, crowdfunding brought back "Reading Rainbow." We can fly twice as high as that butterfly (in the sky). What's more, earlier this month Stephen Colbert successfully crowdfunded $800,000 for South Carolina public schools...
Anatomy of the worst fire year

...scattered the sun's rays. "High temperatures were often 10 to 20 degrees (F) cooler than they would have been under clear sky conditions," Richmond wrote.The firestorm of 2004 continued with a record 9,022 lightning strikes on July 15. That summer's...
UAS marks 44th commencement with farewell to chancellor and a message from the sky

...pilot's license at age 19, he didn't pursue a career in the sky. He studied accounting and began his career with an accounting...words, fitting of a pilot and airline president, were: "The sky's the limit."When the diverse group of students, having...
Tlingit Dagger Points to Hidden History

...words spoken:"This came to us from the sky."Unlike Tlingit artifact knives locked...knew its stated provenance - "from the sky" - was accurate.On the 20th of November...burns bright as a meteor through the night sky. SOURCES? Vincent Soboleff Photograph...

...I wanted to put a Grumman Goose in the sky," he said, looking at the 4-by-8-foot...Pioneer Home."Not enough birds in the sky," he continued. "And I was going to...big painting," he recalled. "I put the sky in with a roller, and I was on a ladder...
Bursell, York take 2015 APOA triathlon titles

...fastest swim legs went to Terwiliger Paige, 41, in 6:07; Team Sky 6:17; Seth Machakos, 14, with 6:19; Alexander Kotiarov...0:46:39) | (0:29:54) 1:30:10.28 - Team Sky (0:06:17) | (0:57:06) | (0:25:46) 1:32...
There's more to summer movies than 'Avengers'

...something that, judging by the enigmatic trailers, may have to do with time travel.MAY 29"Aloha": Cameron Crowe ("Vanilla Sky," "We Bought a Zoo") wrote and directed this comedy about a military contractor (Bradley Cooper) juggling two relationships...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for May 4, 2015

...their doors to a variety of displays. The Juneau Jazz and Classics show highlighted the event, but the capper was when a bright rainbow erupted in the sky above downtown Juneau as walkers moved from building to building in a light drizzle.


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