My Turn: Sex trafficking in Alaska

...trafficking, without police following up in a threatening or sexual manner or charging them with trafficking themself.? Terra Burns, Kat McElroy, Maxine Doogan and Doreen Blue are part of Community United for Safety and Protection, a group of current...
Letter: Save the old Gastineau Hotel

...the decision to demolish may have been made with emotion rather than logic.The photo in the Nov. 11 paper shows an inlaid terra-cotta tile panel and diamond shape visible through the paint layers above the window. This is but a small sample of the features...
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...
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...
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...
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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