Jacob William Lewis

...snow machining and jet boating. He was a walking example of what it meant to live life every day to the fullest with the wilds...Jacob will be remembered as someone who lived big doing exactly what he loved and cared deeply for his family and friends. He always...
Sally Margaret Short

...up to the appointment barefoot, in a sarong. The interviewing professor was in shorts, with his bare feet on the desk. "What do you know about fish?" he asked. Full panic. Fish. "They generally fit on the plate," she said, " often served with...
Catherine Lena Alter

...Asia, Central America, Australia and New Zealand. Catherine will be remembered by many as the person who continually saw what was positive in people and situations as the person always ready with an encouraging word and an offer of help as the person...
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WHAT'S HAPPENINGWORKSHOPS & CLASSESDrum Set Master Class with Doug Tann, 5?6 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 2, Alaska Music One...
Sheriff: Texas man killed by deputies appeared to hold knife

...Although it's unclear from the video what 41-year-old Gilbert Flores may have...she said."There's no doubt that what was shown in that video is of grave concern...that it's often not immediately apparent what a suspect may have said to officers, whether...
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Letter: Dispatch publisher holds secret meeting with President informing him on these policies and what special interests they represent?In the...meeting.Alaskans also deserve to know what the owner of their largest media outlet...interests merited such special access? What possible, imaginable journalistic or public...
Judge refuses to drop charges against police in Gray death

...attorneys failed to convince Circuit Judge Barry Williams that what they claimed was prosecutorial misconduct on the part of State' that sought to have Mosby removed from the case due to what the defense contended were conflicts of interest. He called...
Nation and World
Migrant tempers fray as Hungary blocks trains for second day

...taking place here, but the humanitarian catastrophe is not about what will happen to the poor immigrants. The humanitarian catastrophe is what will happen to poor Hungary. This is what everyone should be asking," he proclaimed to applause.Hungary's...
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Hunt for 3 suspects widens after Illinois officer's death

...condemned the recent fatal shootings, telling a housing conference in Washington that violence against "all of us, regardless of what uniform any of us wear" must end.Lynch said it's a "sad fact now" that no one is safe, citing shootings of churchgoers...
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My Turn: It's not too late to move whale sculpture

...and staffers. Regardless, more overall living units benefit everyone as availability increases and housing costs decrease.What about the whale sculpture then? Where would it go? Do the whale supporters care as long as it is downtown? Several downtown...


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