JoAnn Stang Vares

...resident of Juneau, Alaska passed away of natural causes on April 4, 2015. JoAnn came into the world on July 12, 1943 to Joseph V. Stang and Billy Jo Canada. JoAnn would often tell stories of growing up "on the Chesapeake Bay" in Maryland, where she found...
Mat-Su cuts price of unused ferry after years without buyer

...Borough still hasn't found anyone interested in buying their M/V Susitna ferry, but officials hope knocking a few million dollars...project.Moosey said he hopes there will be a buyer for the M/V Susitna ferry by the end of the month.
Ferry sailings take budget hit

...2015 session last month.The plan indefinitely lays up the M/V Taku, which makes regular runs between many Southeast communities...Sitka and Prince Rupert are all served by the vessel.The M/V Matanuska will take on a version of the Taku's route, according...
Alaska Editorial: Marriage decision was the right call

...morning, the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on gay marriage rendered moot the state's pending appeal in its own case, Hamby v. Parnell. While it was possible for the state to continue pushing on the issue, dragging out opposition to the court's decision...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, July 1, 2015

...Haines, captain and permit holder on the F/V Lady Hawke, after observing her operating...Samuel Carter, of Sitka, captain on the F/V Julie Ann, and 29-year-old David Adams, of Sitka, permit holder on the F/V Julie Ann, after observing them operating...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, June 30, 2015

...Samuel Carter of Sitka, captain on the F/V Julie Ann, and 29-year-old David Adams of Sitka, permit holder on the F/V Julie Ann, after observing their vessel...Hoonah, captain and permit holder on the F/V Prospect, after observing his vessel gillnetting...
Fourth of July Happenings

...Participants should gather at 11 a.m. For more information contact the city office at (907) 736-2207WRANGELLJuly 1M/V Chugach arrival at Reliance Harbor, tours available throughout the weekend. Last wooden-hulled ranger boat in the USDA Forest...
Court: Texas abortion clinics stay open

...because it might allow them to give more definition to the key phrase from their last big abortion ruling, Planned Parenthood v. Casey, in 1992. States generally can regulate abortion unless doing so places "an undue burden" on a woman's right to...
Not For Web
Appalachian revivalists Anna & Elizabeth to perform July 8

...songwriters Kristin Andreassen and Rachel Ries.To view their NPR Tiny Desk Concert, visit to the Gold Town show are $15 at
My Turn: The nuts and bolts of the Affordable Care Act are loose

...Affordable Care Act (ACA), widely referred to as Obamacare. King v. Burwell was an action brought by residents of Virginia who didn' four decision in National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius, which challenged the constitutionality of both the...


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