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Anchorage Daily News
Basking in Southeast Alaska's king salmon euphoria
There is no clear line between the mood in town and the mood on the fishing grounds here.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Pink building pilots federal biomass boiler study
The Federal Building in Ketchikan, referred to by locals as "the pink building," has been involved in an energy pilot project for the past couple of years.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Sitka project makes grocery store trip easier
"It can be challenging, because I have two other kids as well," said Jaime Bentley, whose middle child, Jema, has intractable epilepsy and cerebral palsy.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Air Force Times
After 6 decades, Alaska man gets medal for Berlin Airlift missions
After a delay of more than six decades, Mike Perensovich has received the prestigious Air Medal for the some 200 missions he flew as a flight engineer in the Berlin Airlift.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Father and Son Set to Finish Transcontinental Journey in Ocean City Saturday
A 15-year-old running from Alaska to Ocean City is among the youngest transcontinental runners in the country, njpen.com reports.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
State road projects in Sitka at $70 million and climbing
While Halibut Point Road repaving remains stalled, crews are beginning the $2-million project on Harbor Drive.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Water(borne) issues float Sitka assembly meeting
A July sunset from the Sea Walk "spur" on Crescent Harbor. The city's insurer requires a guardrail to be built here.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Chambersburg Public Opinion
Family runs cross the United States to put an end to GMO foods
Brett Wilcox and son David, 15, are running across the country along with Jenna, their mixed breed dog rescued from a shelter in Texas, to talk about the dangers of GMO foods.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Tram conductor gives Tlingit lessons on ride
Then he gets out his drum and breaks into song, prompting his passengers on the Goldbelt Mount Roberts Tram to join in.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Anchorage Daily News
Sitka roof project raises echo of 1804 battle
The workers on the Hames Center reroofing project thought of themselves as both last week after finding about 20 rusty iron balls, about one inch in diameter, mixed in with the river-run gravel weighting down the old roofing system.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Arrows at Your Head
BARNES Wait! Wait! Don't Shoot is made of castoffs from the Goodwill down on Dearborn.
The fight for the future
One hundred years ago, Americans ate oysters not shrimp. Our per-capita consumption of oysters back then matches what we eat in shrimp now.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Sitka campers sound it out with beatboxing
Those are the first words they learned when they signed up for Austin Willacy's course at the middle school camp.