Plane crash survivor improves in Seattle

The seriously injured survivor of a Lynn Canal plane crash is rapidly recovering in Seattle, her family said Tuesday, as the National Transportation Safety...
Fairbanks native, three-time cancer survivor shares story

...never experienced misfortune.The truth is that Zaverl is simply in love with life, in the way only a three-time cancer survivor can be.Zaverl is the driving force behind the Fairbanks Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K family walk, a fundraising...
Court hears case over same-sex survivor benefits

...a woman killed in 2011 is entitled to survivor benefits from the woman's employer...allows widows or widowers to receive survivor benefits if their husband or wife dies...Hotel, which did not provide Harris with survivor benefits, said the Alaska constitution's...
Cancer survivor: Fortunately, Juneau has Tamara Collins

I am a nine year lung cancer survivor. My cancer is inactive, but left me with other medical issues. Thanks to Dr. Joseph Roth and the outstanding cooperation of...
Stanford denies rape survivor's appeal

A Juneau rape survivor says Stanford has denied her appeal demanding that her alleged assailant be expelled or suspended from the university.Leah Sharon...
Sara B Peterson Roulston

...Petersons lived in their RV traveling around the country, including a memorable month in southern Mississippi assisting Katrina survivors in 2005.In 2009 she was honored by an Alaska Legislative Resolution sponsored by Rep. Paul Seaton honoring her dedication...
Cancer Connection offers 'Let's Talk' program training

...17 from 5:30-8 p.m. at the Mendenhall Valley Public Library's large meeting room. "Let's Talk" matches cancer survivors with cancer patients to answer questions and provide guidance.This is a free event. A light supper will be provided.To...
Bruce Alan Nelson

...he loved more than Alaska. After spending a few years in Bethel, AK, he would travel back home to Longview where he was a survivor of the famous Mt. St. Helen's eruption on May 18, 1980. Nine years later his daughter, Marlaina, was born. Not many...
Crash survivor faces charges in deadly incident

...killed three of Lt. Lance Leone's colleagues.The sole survivor and co-pilot, Leone had recovered from his injuries and...near the poles instead of dotting the span."And the sole survivor, they're trying to blame him," said George Leone, who...
Survivor of boat capsize dies

The sole survivor of a boat capsize that drowned two brothers died early Monday morning in a North Douglas residence, according to police.The...


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