Jean Thorsteinson

...the State of Alaska's Division of Corporations in 1982. She and Fredrik enjoyed a long retirement together and were able to travel extensively. Although they visited many exotic places, they always loved returning to Juneau, to family and friends, and...
Miller chooses athletics and education

...The club team practices every weekday, year-round and travels most weekends of fall and spring terms, cross country and...student leaders), it is not only my responsibility to plan the travel to all the trips and meets, but also to be at practice every...
My Turn: 2B or not 2B

...cuts along with higher fares, which will further discourage travel and make the system even more unprofitable.A roundtrip ferry...benefits are straightforward. It will reduce out-of-pocket travel expense for a family of four to less than $100 - a 75 percent...
Juneau residents honored with Alaska Historical Society Awards

...Ulyana Korotkova, graduate students at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, who received the Student and Beginning Professional Travel Scholarship Awards; Ross Coen of Fairbanks, who received the Alaska History Award, 2012-2013; and Karen Brewster of Fairbanks...
Bartlett prepares for Ebola, just in case

...a "real concern" that the state should plan for, just in case."We live in an interconnected world with ease of global travel ... and we want to be conscious of that," he said in a teleconference in Anchorage. "We are preparing for a worst-case...
My Turn: Let's not cook the goose that lays the golden eggs

...and have hired staff tasked with growing Wrangell's marine services capacity and supporting its expanded shipyard and marine travel lift.We support Southeast Alaska's $1 billion commercial fishing industry, now the most lucrative and productive salmon...
Two Juneau artists accepted in Anchorage Museum's 'All Alaska Juried Art Exhibition'

...Road, and hand-made glass chisel blades."It's made of materials from the waste stream of Juneau, that then gets to travel around the state, so that's kind of fun,"Juzeler said.Helmar, who is currently living in New York while studying photography...
Dan Olsen's orca Wildlife Wednesday

...Whales can hear each other from longer distances, likely 20 miles, he said.Low-pitched sound travels farther, whereas high-pitched sound travels faster.But killer whales don't have to choose between speed and staying power. They can make...
Juneau argues Road pros, but mostly cons at hearing From there, day ferries would travel the canal, taking cars to Haines and...Alaskans and anyone who doesn't want to travel by cars," Sullivan said. "I think...for the project, which is to improve travel flexibility and opportunity. Sullivan...
On the Trails: Porcupines: I'm stuck on you

...mothers. The mothers have other things on their minds, because fall is the mating season.At this time of year, the males travel widely in search of willing females. The males "sing" with a high, whining sound. Females coming into estrus send out scent...


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