NEW ORLEANS - Hornets owner Tom Benson is changing his team's nickname to the Pelicans and said the switch will create a bond with the city that could lead to a championship. The Hornets announced Thursday they are going ahead with the name change.
...Committee ? and options there, and ideas, at least fueled cooperative exchange."Williams stood down as vice chairman of the board during officer elections at Thursday's meeting. He recommended Greg Busch succeed to the position, a nomination...
On one of this summer's rare bluesky days, pilot Butch Laughlin of Alaska Fly 'N' Fish Charters flew three passengers into Seymour Canal on Admiralty Island. As he circled Swan Cove, he spotted a brown bear sow and two cubs, as well as a lone bear, fishing on the tidal flats in a stream filled with salmon.
Klukwan Inc. shareholders re-elected for three-year terms board members Kimberley Strong of Klukwan, and William A. Thomas, Jr. and John D. Katzeek of Haines at the 26th annual meeting in Haines on Sunday.
It is tradition in December for volunteers to cut and remove ice blocks as big as refrigerators from frozen O'Grady Pond.
The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly on Monday decided to move forward with its annexation petition. The Assembly voted 7-1 in favor of moving forward with a proposal to annex lands south of the existing borough, including Tracy Arm and Hobart Bay.
Gov. Sean Parnell has reappointed two Juneau residents to seats on state boards.
...Strong was elected chairman of the board at a meeting of the Board of Directors. Edward Hotch was elected vice chairman of the board, and Les Katzeek was elected secretary and treasurer. Klukwan Inc. is the village Native corporation for the...
...interest at the airport. Airport board members Carlson and Tom Williams each own one hangar. Ron Swanson, vice chairman of the board, owns two hangars. The auditor found Williams has a potential conflict because he is the chief financial officer...
Sponsored by Rep. Beverley Masek, a Willow Republican, the bill was approved by a 24-9 partisan vote. It still must go through the Senate to make it to the governor's desk.
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