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What was first effort to build a road out of Juneau?

...stalled by America's entry into World War I, an act that also derailed the Juneau-Douglas bridge. Funding for that bridge had been approved by Congress, but after America declared war that money was diverted to wartime efforts. The bridge...
Photo: Cross That Bridge

Runners cross a bridge on Perseverance Trail during Saturday's Ben Blackgoat Memorial Race. Athletes had the choice of two, four or seven mile runs. A story and more photos will run when results are available.
Anchorage hospitals finding ways to retain nurses

...Hospital's first registered nurse residency.Long a part of educating physicians, structured residency programs that bridge the gap from classroom to hospital are an increasingly important way for Anchorage hospitals to hire and retain nurses...
Some bridge failures can't be avoided

...closure. Yet none of them ever made national news by collapsing under traffic loads, either.I'm also keenly aware that bridge inspectors aren't perfect. They can completely miss critical flaws like those on Silver Bridge over the Ohio River...
Ketchikan reacts after Juneau cuts travel funds

...that's the unfortunate thing."Smith said Schoenbar and other Southeast middle schools are in the process of "crossing that bridge" when it comes to scheduling games against club teams.Club teams are not held accountable by any school or school...
Searching for virtue, character and conscience in the workplace

...They can still serve in the military under the status of conscientious objector.The case of Daniel Ellsberg is one that bridges war and work in the absence of religion and a soldier's call to conscience. As a rifle platoon leader in the US Marines...
Interim city manager named

...given the background and the information that he carries with him," she said. "He can be relied upon to provide that bridge between the employees and the Assembly." Assembly members spent more than an hour behind closed doors during Monday's...
A different way to Douglas: DOT pitches bridge plan

...bicycle lanes on the Douglas Bridge. "There has to be a safe way for the average recreational cyclist to get across that bridge safely," Ringle said. He said removing the lanes could hamper fund-raising rides such as the annual Tour de Cure...
Douglas Bridge proposal wins city approval

...three lanes if your speed is reduced." Others said the lane change would endanger cyclists and discourage exercise. "That bridge with three lanes on it is just off-limits to a safe cyclist," said Eric Olsen, who spoke as a cyclist and physician...
'Buddy patrol' basic, it's a lot easier to give up and quit. When you are part of a group, you have the kind of camaraderie that bridges tough going," he said. One reason the group is leaving now, instead of in the beginning of the summer when most...


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