William Howard Ahrensfeld

...including trips to Atlin, British Columbia, Seattle and Finland. He brought his family to visit Russia in the early 70's when travel to that country was being promoted through tours by Alaskan Airlines.Bill was an active member of the Moose Lodge in Juneau...
Ida Ann Barnack

...true to her principles and lived her life according to her beliefs. When she was not busy volunteering, Ida also managed to travel extensively throughout the world. Ida's most enduring legacy was to be a loving mother. Her seven children had the utmost...
Ketchikan marijuana committee to consider pot tax proposal

...consider a resident's proposal to support funding for school travel with a marijuana tax.The committee will meet Monday to discuss...Mirsky's proposal, marijuana tax revenue in Ketchikan would fund travel for student activities as well as substance abuse education...
Obama to walk fine line on climate, energy

...first sitting president to visit the Alaska Arctic when he travels to Kotzebue - population 3,153 - just north of the Arctic...speak.In an unusual presidential photo-op, Obama will travel Tuesday to Seward, on Alaska's Kenai Peninsula, where the...
Alaska's high health care costs drive patients out of state

...before the procedure. With the travels, the required counseling...complications can be exacerbated by air travel. But despite her trepidations...have been partaking in medical travel, or "medical tourism...self-insured, has had a travel program for its employees and...
Alaska Editorial: Cut state travel spending

...officials should severely limit state travel, particularly given the latest $91...also should consider the perception of travel such as that undertaken for the Seattle...state. We can be more frugal in our travel choices.
Park halts cable project

...mining, land and water in Juneau, said his work is "largely complete," but because a portion of the cable's planned route travels through the 6,929-acre marine park off the tip of the Chilkat Peninsula, it needed separate permission for that portion...
Chinese warships in Bering Sea as Obama visits state

...participating in a naval exercise with Russia, but officials said they don't view the ships as a threat as President Barack Obama travels in Alaska near the Arctic Circle.White House spokesman Josh Earnest said the Defense Department "positively identified a...
Douglas Library to host author of 'Sea Travels' Tuesday

...presentation by Vaughn Sherman, author of "Sea Travels: Memoirs of a 20th Century Master Mariner...Tuesday, April 16, at 6:30 p.m."Sea Travels" tracks two generations of the Christensen...organizations.Here is an excerpt from "Sea Travels.""I was to go through my closest shave...
More Thanksgiving travelers; don't get stuck at airport

...highest number since 2007, according to travel agency and car lobbying group AAA. That...year of growth.While promising for the travel industry, the figure is still 7.3 percent...processes ticket transactions for airlines and travel agencies.Traveler counts are a little...
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