Death Notice: John T. Halterman

John T. Halterman died June 30, 2013 at the age of 65. He is survived by Cynthia Halterman, Brennan Halterman and Caitlin Halterman. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m., July 13 at Lena Beach, by the fish ladder. Cynthia and Brennan Halterman will be in attendance.
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Mendenhall flooding will peak this afternoon

...advising people, especially the elderly, to leave since power may be turned off without advance notice."All this rain isn't helping, either," the lieutenant, who has been outside most the day in the rain, noted in an interview.High water flooded...
My Turn: Invading Iraq wasn't our worst mistake

...up the ground combat forces enormously. The present levels of about 550,000 Army troops and about 200,000 Marines aren't enough. Nobody seriously considered undertaking such a policy change. They appear to have just thought of the United States...
Elder shareholders rejoice on their land

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Letter: Invest in the future by reading to your kids

I hope you didn't miss the excellent article in the July 7 Alaska Dispatch News opinion section ("Read to Your Baby Right From the Start...
Herring search spans millennia

...and bait. The commercial fishery wasn't managed like it is today until industrial...the paper's authors say."We can't translate numbers of bones in archaeological...perspectives," he said. "But you can't quantify that, and we can't work it into...
My Turn: Why vote yes to repeal SB21?

...would be no referendum, and they wouldn't have wasted your time and money. It's...upset! It's unacceptable that they won't police themselves, so - you - must do it...Goldsmith could do for $100,000? We don't contend any such thing - that drop was caused...
Woman who died on Juneau trail had history of seizures

...Hospital in Seattle, but doctors couldn't provide a diagnosis.A longtime Juneau resident...nefarious had happened to his wife when it didn't."It makes it sound like someone snuck...the head," he said.Riley said he didn't want people to be afraid to hike Juneau's...
Alaska faces fine over undeclared bullets, lighter

...all the details were provided. It wasn't until after the meeting that council chairman...desk in Anchorage that time."I wasn't focused at all," he said.Keller said...lighter for his pipe. He said he wasn't there when the items were found, but was...
State wants mediation over Medicaid billing

...Parnell, in a statement Thursday, said that if mediation doesn't work, "the state is prepared to pursue all remedies available...claim, included providers being paid for services they didn't render, pricing errors and Xerox not having sufficient staff...


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