Death Notice: Michael Arasmi

...the past he worked floor covering, construction, mechanics and was an all-around capable guy. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.He is survived by his mother, Patricia Arasmi; sons, Sundown, Zebulon and his wife, Jessica...
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Offensive line shuffles continue for Seahawks recovering from offseason labrum surgery on his shoulder.Notes: The Seattle Seahawks released long snapper and U.S. Army veteran Nate Boyer. With backup quarterback Tarvaris Jackson suffering a high-ankle sprain in Seattle's preseason...
In shrinking town of Cold Bay, a last kid

...home of a commercial fishing fleet. The town exists largely because of its oversized airport runway, constructed as a U.S. Army airfield during World War II. The 2-mile-long runway is the fifth longest in the state.It is a government town...
Army to slash Fort Richardson brigade by 2,600

U.S. Army officials said Wednesday they will downsize operations in Alaska at's decision," Sullivan said. "But I take some solace that the U.S. Army left the door open to reversing this decision by not eliminating a full...
Government attorneys seek dismissal in Guard records case

...Monday, government attorneys say the men haven't established and cannot establish any disclosure of information by the U.S. Army and Alaska National Guard in violation of the federal privacy act.Shannon Tallant, John Nieves, Jarrett Carson and...
Local veteran dies while disputing VA diagnosis

...week in a Seattle hospital.George Messerschmidt, 59, who served on active duty from 1981 to 1985 as a member of the U.S. Army Reserve, claimed the VA had been treating him for the wrong disease for 15 years before they caught their mistake...
Kadinger, Ryder to wed

...the flower girl.The bride graduated high school from West Central in Hartford, South Dakota and later attended the U.S. Army Medical Department Center and School. She now works at Bartlett Regional Hospital.The groom graduated from Juneau-Douglas...
Empire Editorial: Happy birthday, U.S. Coast Guard

...Alaska Purchase in 1867, the Coast Guard has been an integral part of the district, territory and state. When the U.S. Army left Alaska in 1877, it was the Revenue Cutter Service that gave muscle to the authority of the customs collector in...
Alutiiq kayak returns to Kodiak for 10-year display

...attached. We are very pleased to be working with the Peabody Museum to share the boat in Kodiak."Edward Fast, a U.S. Army officer stationed in Alaska, collected the boat in 1868.Kodiak researchers identified the kayak while examining other...
Feds cite carburetor problem in Harrison Ford plane crash

...years nor was there a requirement to do so."The two-seat plane, called the PT-22 Recruit when it was used as a U.S. Army training aircraft, was intentionally designed to mimic the flight characteristics of larger warplanes.A message seeking...
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