Ariz. forest boss will head up Tongass

...already have a lot on his plate when he shows up for his new gig as Tongass National Forest...spans 17 million acres.He'll also head up the forest's federal timber sales, which...40 years with the service. He has headed up Tongass operations since 2003.He's leaving...
Chenault sees relationship with gov going nowhere but up

JUNEAU - House Speaker Mike Chenault sees his relationship with Gov. Bill Walker going nowhere but up.He told reporters the relationship probably hit the lowest point it could.Walker reacted strongly to a bill from Chenault that...
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Chase Daniel Johnson

...and ready to flash his impish smile, Chase could make anyone laugh and feel loved. His big beautiful blue eyes could light up a room, and melt hearts, but they also sparkled with mischief.Chase was obviously the light of his family's life, and loved...
Mildred Anderson

...Bellingham, WA where she enjoyed the warmer climate for gardening, golfing and exploring Washington and British Columbia. She took up water coloring and enjoyed traveling to attend workshops and paint in new locals. She enjoyed painting landscapes particularly...
David Williams Richards

...Pipeline Terminal in Valdez. He ran the woodshop where his greatest pleasure came from mentoring young workers and chatting it up "with the old guys."He served as an officer in the Juneau Home Builders Association and contributed time and talents to numerous...
Column: The 'rest of the story' on federal subsidies

...February, more than 17,000 Alaskans signed up for health care insurance using the federal...Alaska and 29 other states elected not to set up. The plaintiffs are arguing that the tax...individuals will do just that because most signed up for coverage only to avoid paying the tax...
An ocean away, Pacquiao's trainer makes some noise from afar

...bit of trash talking just to spice things up two months before the big fight.Freddie...with the talk, but he's just warming up. He has to, because he'll carry the...the best trainer in the sport, to offer up a few tantalizing morsels to keep the hype...
Falcons girls eliminate Crimson Bears from regions

...that any night of the week."Young scored 22 points in the first half as TMHS opened a 19-5 first quarter advantage and were up 35-17 at the break.Falcons senior Cheyenne Ekis scored 15 of her 17 game points in the second half and junior Ava Tompkins...
Falcons boys eliminate Crimson Bears 54-48 at regions

...Mountain coach John Blasco said. "Collin (Ludeman) stepped up for us defensively and Trent (Uddipa) was our point guard leader...preventing the Vikings from performing the miracle play drawn up by Petersburg coach Rick Brock and Sitka got the win. Metlakatla...
Local sports calendar for Friday, Mar. 6

...p.m., Middle school volleyball Mix-Up Match Finale at Floyd Dryden. Friday...Tour de Skagway, 24K Road Race (down and up) between Canadian Customs and U.S. Skagway, 20K Hill Climb, from Dyea up to summit where food, drink and awards...


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