Letter: The downfall of the timber budget

...the depleted Tongass National Forest is now policy.The state's ship was thrown wildly off course at this meeting. Hopefully Gov. Bill Walker's administration will correct the course before we end up on the rocks.Eric Holle,Haines
What's happening this week

...Featuring aerial performers Sara Gering, Sylvia Kwan and Crystal Worl. Admission by donation, all donations support the Rock Dump. Mudrooms, 7?8 p.m., Wednesday, May 13, Northern Light United Church. Theme: Poop, Parasites and Pests...
There's more to summer movies than 'Avengers'

...San Andreas": When a massive earthquake strikes California, mankind's only hope for survival may be Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson.JUNE 3"Entourage": The popular HBO series about a group of actor friends in Hollywood gets a big-screen...
Say hello to spring kings

...Dilley's 51.4 pound king in 2004. Isturis said she has high hopes for catches this year. "It seems like people out at the rock at (False) Outer Point are doing really good," she said. "I think it'll be a good time if we keep the good weather...
Photos: Spring Salmon Derby kicks off

Greg Isturis fishes for returning king salmon off the rocks at False Outer Point on Tuesday during the annual Spring King Salmon Derby sponsored by the Central Council of Tlingit & Haida...
Alaska Science Forum: Discoveries at Serpentine Hot Springs

...what archeologists refer to as "fluting," are not found everywhere. The delicate technique, used to streamline the rock, is on stone points from the oldest sites in North America, like in Clovis, New Mexico. Archaeologists had found fluted...
Photo: Crossbill sighting

A white-winged Crossbill clings to the rock wall of the Pavilion at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitors Center on Tuesday.
Percy Sledge, who sang 'When A Man Loves a Woman,' dies

...standard that sustained his long touring career in the U.S., Europe and South Africa and led to his induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2005. It was a favorite at weddings - Sledge himself did the honors at a ceremony for musician...
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City's cruise tax wish list includes 29 items

...seawalk project ready to go to bid in July," Bartholomew said.The Seawalk would run from the Juneau-Douglas Bridge to the rock dump downtown and although its centerpiece whale sculpture was commissioned through fundraising, the Seawalk itself will...
Choppers ferry injured in Nepal

...area until Tuesday waiting for the rescue flight."Cliffs came down, four or five porters were deceased, buried in the rock fall," he said of the quake. "Trails are completely destroyed. People are stuck. They can't get out. It was very...
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