Celebrating success over addiction

...triggers. Recovery is just huge."Another aspect of recovery is reaching out to others, which is what brings special guest speakers John Shinholser and Carol McDaid to Juneau. They are both in recovery and started their own peer-driven recovery program...
New sports arena could become major music site

...frustrated with the sound system during a 1996 concert he kicked the speakers off the stage. The arena will host its first concert when...will also be 10 to 12 non-sports events, like concerts and speakers, and the old notion of ballpark food will be taken up a notch...
FCI Awards 46 Scholarships

...Ferrer, Scholarship Chairperson. The event was attended by local politicians and Representative Sam Kito served as the keynote speaker. To inquire about the FCI Scholarship Program, you can visit online at: or call (907) 586-4116...
My Turn: Alaskans can't afford not to elect Mead Treadwell to the US Senate

...right to life issue.We need Mead as someone who is conservative and won't just go along with the passive attitude of the Speaker of the House in D.C. Mead will work with others to tell Washington we don't want Obamacare, we don't want gun control...
APOC approves advisory opinion on ballot measures

...legislative websites, to make known their positions on referenda and ballot measures.Guidance on the issue was requested by House Speaker Mike Chenault and Senate President Charlie Huggins.The advisory opinion referenced a legislative ethics committee decision...
Basketball camp teaches Tlingit language

...sponsors the summer camps each year to help youngsters learn Tlingit. Linguists say there are fewer than 150 native Tlingit speakers alive today, Juneau radio station KTOO reported.On the first day of camp last week, a dozen middle and high school students...
Piniella motivational speaker once more during HOF speech

Near the end of his Mariners' Hall of Fame acceptance speech, Lou Piniella transformed from gracious retired legend to motivational skipper once more.
Today in History

...Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing, died in London at age 90.In 1923, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk was again elected Speaker of Turkey's Grand Assembly.In 1932, Adolf Hitler rejected the post of vice chancellor of Germany, saying he was prepared...
Native speakers focus of voting rights trial

...they work hard to help Native language speakers, and describe their primary tools as...behind the law for Yup'ik and Gwich'in speakers in three regions.The state contends...Center this time around, and a Gwich'in speaker agreed to do the job, then backed out...
Web site mistake causes calls to wrong man

...the second to last digit was filed incorrectly for District 29 Democratic candidate Knudsen who is running against House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Niksiki."I haven't had any calls in a few days," Blades said on Sunday. "But they usually don't...


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