Youth fishing events announced across Southeast

...agencies, groups, businesses and local volunteers are sponsoring youth fishing events throughout Southeast Alaska. No experience is...from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 20. Special youth fishing regulations, T-shirt fish printing, lure making...
Two Southeast Alaska youth honored for volunteerism at national award ceremony

...WASHINGTON, D.C. ? Alaska's top two youth volunteers of 2015, Cassandra Adams...and Sanguni ? along with 100 other top youth volunteers from across the country...Alaska's top high school and middle level youth volunteers in February. In addition...
Local Sports Calendar for Friday, May 22

...Sitka.BASEBALLAway, TBA, JDHS & TMHS at Sitka.YOUTH SOCCERHome, Parks & Rec Youth Outdoor Soccer late registration is accepted on...runs from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at JDHS main gym.YOUTH SOCCERHome, Parks & Rec Youth Outdoor Soccer late...
Crimson Bears basketball honors players at banquet

...Zach Gordon Award winner. The Zach Gordon Award was created decades ago in honor of Gordon's service to the community and youth sports. Players vote for the teammate they believe best exemplifies what it means to be a Crimson Bear by representing Juneau-Douglas...
Scouts' leader: Ban on gays not sustainable

...debate, the BSA decided to allow openly gay youth as scouts, but not gay adults as leaders...with a steady drop in the organization's youth membership, which fell 7.4 percent last...After the 2013 decision to admit gay youth, some conservatives split from the BSA...
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The fifth annual Yakutat Tern Festival kicks off May 28

...University of Washington and author of "In the Company of Crows and Ravens."Forest Service employees are leading field trips, youth activities, and making presentations. Activities include:? Learn about the birds of the Tongass National Forest from Wildlife...
Fears mount over Palmyra as IS expands territory in Syria

...visitors each year.It includes a 3,000-seat amphitheater overlooking a colonnaded main avenue where plays, concerts and youth festivals were staged.With the capture of Palmyra, the Islamic State militants now control half of Syria and most of the...
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Empire Editorial: Don't sacrifice tomorrow for tonight

...weren't killed. The twisted metal sculpture in front of TMHS is an unfortunate but necessary reminder of what can happen when youth step into the adult world unprepared. If you drink this weekend, don't drive. If you see a friend who's been drinking...
Summer youth camp roundup

...runs from July 9-11 and costs $200 per youth, and $110 for adults. Register online...Ranch Bible Camp provides camp sessions for youth 7 to 18 years of age, with specific ball and archery. Camp is open to youth in entering grades 5-12 and runs July...
15-year-old arrested in assault of bicyclist

...arrested Tuesday with assault charges referred against him.The youth is accused of walking with two other boys on the Chester Creek...near Goose Lake. As a bicyclist approached, police say the youth swung a five-foot long tree branch, hitting the man in the...


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