Off the Beaten Path: Ghosts of the Northwest Passage

...cotton as they (likely) marched south knowing their efforts meant nothing compared to the sweep of desolation before them.The terra incognito that haunted much of the world's imagination during Franklin and Amundsen's times is now accessible. There's...
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...
'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...
Photo: The Class of 2030

Amber Treston, left, with her 3-month-old son, Austin, Trinity Stark, with her 7-month-old son, Sterling, Terra Peters, with her 4-month-old son, Troy, and Lena Merrell, right, with her 7-week-old son, Seaver, hike on the...
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.
Gonzales, Smith to wed

Jenna Gonzales, of Peru, and Brian Smith, of Juneau, will marry on May 19, 2010, at the Della Terra Mountain Chateau in Estes Park, Colo. The ceremony will be officiated by the groom's grandfather, Richard Smith. The bride...


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