My Turn: Reflections of Alaska's fiscal situation

...Tuscany. Passing Portofino and drawing close to the Cinque Terra, I thought about Hugh Malone, wondering what he would think...tragically died in Vernazza, a village nestled in the Cinque Terra, a beautiful stretch of the Italian Riviera adjacent to the...
'The Swan' readies for region championships

...upon Thunder Mountain High School diver Terra Pierce.Pool patrons watching her be more courageous and creative," Terra Pierce said, standing at the edge of a...join the sport alone."I loved it," Terra Pierce said. "And I have been doing it...
Rural Alaska telecom services to be expanded

...continue in 2014.In rural Alaska, the General Communications Inc. TERRA-Northwest project is expected to extend faster broadband service from Nome to Kotzebue.The TERRA service relies on a hybrid of fiber and microwave systems, and produced...
Girls senior soccer players to be honored

...I could not ask for a better senior group. Both Sammy and Terra have overcome injuries to play this season and they have shown...wish Bailey well as she attends Western Washington University.TERRA PIERCE #17 midfielder, Thunder Mountain I am planning on attending...
On the Trails: A visit to the wetlands reveals surprises, mysteries

...shallow ponds, where toad tadpoles could be found in summer, but I don't know if toads still use those ponds.Finally out on terra firma again, the beach rye was barely beginning to send up green shoots. We could hear Canada geese talking to each other...
State swim times in flux for JDHS and TMHS

Thunder Mountain High School's Terra Pierce had a productive weekend at the Dimond Park Aquatic Center...Walker, Ketchikan 161.25 / Aaron Dudley, South 180.1012 - Terra Pierce, Thunder Mountain 158.35 / Kade Bullard, Dimond 179...
Rural communities to get broadband

...first phase of construction on General Communication Inc.'s TERRA-Southwest project set to start this month, the telecom company...microwave towers as part of the broadband Internet build out. The TERRA-Southwest Project will connect 65 rural communities to fiber-optic...
Bleicher, Hendrickson wed

Terra Jessica Bleicher, of Juneau, and Karl Ross Hendrickson were married Sept. 26, 2009, at the home of the bride's grandparents...
Pfaff, Pratt to wed

Terra Pfaff and Jason "Jay" Pratt will wed Sept. 22, 2012.The prospective bride is the daughter of Christine Mayhew and Todd Pfaff...
Photo: Bunches of berries

Sara Pierce, center, picks blueberries with her children at Eaglecrest Wednesday. From left are Terra, Aiden, 11, Ayanna, 5, and Sabrina, 3. Pierce says they will use some to make jam and save the rest for pancakes.


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