Mendenhall Flying Lions offer vision screening

...which can later be relayed and possibly corrected by a optometrist or other eye specialist. PlusOptix has an ease of use, which allows not just eye specialists to use it but school nurses and Lions around the world.Flying Lions is also involved...
Q&A with Bill Bennett

...Our experts review that information. Geochemists, environmental geoscientists, geotechnical engineers, reclamation specialists, but also other people who have an interest.Bennett: You have to have enough money in the bond to pay for what they might...
On the Trails: Debunking mysteries of the monkshood flower

...getting to the nectar - indeed, these failed foragers often just give up. One species of bumblebee is considered to be a specialist on monkshood (elsewhere) and this species has a very short learning period, quickly getting to the nectar.To explain...
Mayor's Awards honor local achievements

...for Juneau Lyric Opera, Frances Leach and Scarlett Adam; and for ConocoPhillips Alaska, Gina Luckey, External Affairs Specialist, Philanthropy & Community Services for ConocoPhillips. Ridgway and Gile were not present at the event -- RIdgway because...
Planned Parenthood brings services to your smartphone

...asked. "Yes? Good. This is going to be great."Those who have used it have been happy with the service. Communications Specialist Erik Houser encouraged any who use the app to provide feedback so Planned Parenthood can "keep improving it and making it...
Program expands Southeast scope

...Springs and other rural towns in Southeast Alaska, medical specialists think they've found a way to replace medevac flights...they've learned that it's important to get someone to see a specialist the same day they walk in the door. The telemedicine program...
McGuire, Ahching wed

...The bride graduated from the IDEA home school program and is now working for Integrity Staffing Solutions as a placement specialist.The groom graduated from Thousand Oaks High School and now works at Clayton Homes.The couple resides in Albany, Oregon...
DEC reveals extent of cruise pollution

...standards.DEC monitors cruise ships within three miles of shore to uphold the rules.Jason Olds is an environmental program specialist with the DEC and monitors cruise ship pollution from his Juneau office. For the past five years, the state has been waiting...
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Carter says he has cancer, revealed by recent surgery

...and his family," he added.Age by itself does not preclude successful cancer treatment, said Dr. Lodovico Balducci, a specialist on treating cancer in the elderly at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa. Much depends on the patient's "biological" age...
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Their stories, their statues

...more about the "100Stone" project, visit To speak with someone regarding mental health issues or thoughts of suicide, call 1-877-266-4367 (HELP) to speak with a crisis intervention specialist in Alaska.


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