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Bishop's Perspective: The importance of fathers

...tablet almost 3,000 years old found in the ruins of the city of Babylon in present day Iraq. Pressed into the clay of the tablet was a message from a son to his father, wishing him a long and healthy life.A little more than 100 years ago, in...
The New problem drugs: OxyContin

...the system slowly. Abusers may simply take the pills, but most lick off or wash the time-release coating and crush the tablets. Then they snort the powder or cook it and inject it for an immediate, heroin-like high. "I don't see over-prescribing...

...intended to sell them in Alaska. But a package with the tablets was mistakenly delivered to a drug distributor in October...later admitted he and another man had been receiving the tablets from a source in Arizona and selling them since July...
iPads bring hospital board to paperless era

...herself tech-savvy, with her computer knowledge self-taught. She does use an iPhone and found the transition to using the tablet computer fairly easy with few hiccups. Board member Kevin Sullivan loves the transition as well. "I think they're...
DEC issues 2 food recalls

...identified by product code Nos. 2410 and 2412, and lot nos. 1334119, 1354098, 1362375, 1347607, 1334773 and 1358774.The tablets are being recalled because of an undeclared milk allergen. DEC has confirmed the product has been issued in Alaska...
Out with the old

...thought pattern," Wicker responded. He said the iPad program was so rapid, they did not get a chance to prepare the tablets for safety and internet access controls. And they didn't know the robustness of the glass and batteries."We're...
Troopers charge three in Bethel drug bust

...crush tablets to produce a heroin-like high with the dose delivered all at once. Troopers said the street value of the tablets is more than $12,000. Kristen Inman, 35, and Connor Burke, 19, were charged with one count of drug misconduct...
Apple's newest iPad in Juneau

...manager of the Pacific Northwest region.Juneau's AT&T store is selling the new iPad with Wi-Fi and 4G service. The tablets come with 16GB, 32GB and 64GB internal flash memory. The 16GB model costs $629.99. Month-to-month data plans...
Court news in brief

...Ison up on an outstanding warrant on April 7, 2012, and found two yellow tablets in Ison's pocket during a search. The tablets were sent to the crime lab and tested positive for oxycodone, District Attorney Brower said.Brower noted the warrant...
Sitka Assembly goes paperless with new iPads

...The iPads cost $644 apiece, and the city paid for the tablets and associated software for legislative bodies out of...McConnell said before Tuesday's first meeting using the tablets. But she didn't have any doubts she and other six...


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