Marcella Smith Bush

...John and Rosa Bush, the youngest of four children and only daughter. She spent her childhood in Sacramento CA, spending summers with extended family in Idaho. Her family later moved to Mobile Alabama where Marcie attended high school, graduating from...
Face of northern Alaska pitted by tundra fire

...remained frozen for more than two summers. Much of it is the legacy...feet deep. The warm air of summer thaws the top foot of the air of short arctic summers. The landscape has reacted...during a very dry northern summer.? Ned Rozell is a science...

...BOOCHEVER WINS BOOK AWARD FOR "BRISTOL BAY SUMMER"For the CCWLiterary Classics Annie Boochever's "Bristol Bay Summer," published by Alaska Northwest Books...addition to this award, "Bristol Bay Summer" is an Alaska Battle of the Book selection...
Coast Guard studies shipping lanes for Bering Sea routes

...ANCHORAGE - More Arctic sea ice melting each summer from global warming is making it branch.Through 2015, Arctic summer sea ice has declined 13.4 percent per...hopes to complete its route study by next summer.
Most Alaska superdelegates silent on GOP choice

...good leader.Nationally, The Associated Press contacted all 712 superdelegates to the Democratic National Convention next summer, and asked them which Republican they thought would be their party's strongest opponent in the general election. Superdelegates...
New ferries on schedule, on budget

...Highway is experiencing severe budget strain - it is forecasting that four of the system's 11 ferries will be laid up next summer for lack of operating money - the Alaska-class ferries are expected to be cheaper to operate than the existing Lynn Canal...
Clinton, Sanders spar over taxes, health care

...the question of the impact of Wall Street campaign contributions on her view on Wall Street."After struggling during the summer, Clinton's campaign has built a large lead over Sanders in national polls and has an edge in Iowa, the home of the first...
Nation and World
Algae threatens Dungeness season

...manager for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife.Crabbing was also closed along parts of the Washington coast over the summer, though crabbing continued in the Puget Sound.Matt Hunter, shellfish project leader with the Oregon Department of Fish and...
Recall targets mayor in family spending controversy

...the impetus and the momentum, which is usually what stops most people."The Assembly voted at Brower's request over the summer to appoint a law firm to investigate North Slope Borough purchasing policies and potential ethics code violations.
Coffee with Ethel: An Alaska Native leader looks back

...her body trembled slightly, her hands emphasizing each word unintentionally."My memory is going," she said. "This summer I was fighting depression. I see those pictures of people running up on the ridges and that is what I love to do. I love to...


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