Obama: 'Feeling good' on health care

...picked her up on the way to the event, even holding an umbrella to shield her from a pounding rain."I never imagined in my wildest dreams that anyone would read it, let alone him," Bryant said to introduce the president. "I am living proof of a president...
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Ronald John Jr Deishetaan Chief

...Gospel Choir, the Circle of Light, and the Eagles Wings Choir. He had a singing ministry. He sang at funerals, receptions, Wild Flower Court, memorials, Christmas parties, community events, weddings, the Pioneers' Home, birthday parties, Tlingit...
Wild Shots

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Pure Sole: Run your mountain Juneau

...piping (or not), they will battle along Mighty Egan to the ridges of Main Street, they will dodge wild critters on Front and South Franklin, and wild men on Admiral and Marine Way.It is not a race for those who lack a sense of humor, kindness...
Hydaburg resident, tribal leader wins environmental award

...tribe has led numerous science projects to ensure the long-term health of the local tradition of collecting and harvesting wild foods, said a release from the conservancy."We're committed to our relationship with the environment. If you take a look...
Swimming to altitude and more of his insights can be found on his personal website He is also a regular contributor at "Running Wild" will appear in the Juneau Empire every other Friday.
Klein, Markovich shut down South

...ground out by Johnson.Juneau tied the game in the bottom of the third inning as Collins was hit by a pitch, advanced on a wild pitch and scored on a single by Markovich.South regained the lead in the top of the fourth. Parker Johnson was walked and...
A soldier's - and a poet's - wilderness station

...Jensen's first experience with poetry in wild places was an unexpected and "magical...similar programs in some of Alaska's other wild places, whether those are wilderness areas...such a powerful blend to bring poetry and wild spaces together," she said. "When we're...
Venus nears Serena showdown

...third set a night earlier, and Sloane Stephens.A pair of U.S. men moved on, too: No. 17 John Isner and 105th-ranked wild-card entry Denis Kudla, who followed up his victory over No. 28 Pablo Cuevas by getting past 18-year-old Alexander Zverev...
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Fourth of July Happenings

...Skagway Boosters Club.20th annual ducky derby, 5 p.m., Pullen Pond. First duck across the finish line earns $1,000. Six wild ducks picked at random each earn $100.For more, visit's Fourth of...


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