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Chargers' Antonio Gates suspended for four games

...Northern Arizona: Michael DeGroote died while vacationing with his family in Alaska. He was 22.A family spokesman confirmed to the university that DeGroote died Tuesday in Alaska, though no other details were given."The entire NAU Athletics Family...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-07-02/chargers-antonio-gates-su
Thousands gather on Portland bridge as Oregon eases into era of legal marijuana

...marijuana for personal use.With the vote last fall, the state became the fourth with legal pot, after Colorado, Washington and Alaska. More than 40 years earlier, Oregon was the first state to decriminalize small amounts of pot."Oregon has long been a pioneer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-01/thousands-gather-portland-
Lucien Johnson Jr.

...to teach in Ketchikan, Alaska. In Valdez, AK, he became Dean of the...later moved to Nome, AK and became the President...his cabin in Loring, Alaska. Survivors include his...Kathie), Ketchikan, AK and Michael H. Johnson...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175147213
Bil Kirby: Postcards pour in as the postcard contest continues

...sent a postcard from Kentucky, "Our first leg of the journey to Mackinac Island, Mich."Bill Bloodworth is in Skagway, Alaska, with "7 members of my family, along with several thousand other tourists, most of whom are probably sending postcards to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/bill-kirby/2015-06-22/bil-kirby-postcards-pour
Race isn't worth fighting over, I found out long ago

...The next time we were asked to fill out another racial form, I had had enough. I remembered reading that some tribes in Alaska stood to collect big money from the federal government for getting pushed around for so long. I knew that feeling. The form...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-21/race-isnt-worth-fighting-over
Protester gets off Shell ship with Coast Guard's help

...in the remote waters off northwestern Alaska.Protester Matt Fuller requested help...drilling in the Chukchi Sea off northwestern Alaska this summer ? plans that have drawn large...especially to the indigenous populations up in Alaska who rely on the fish for their subsistence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-24/protester-gets-shell-ship-
Lydia Dudley

...in Europe during WWII and, at the start of the Korean War, was recalled to active duty and left for assignment in Anchorage, AK. Lydia followed him there shortly afterwards with their three young children. While living in Anchorage, their third son...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174914462
Woman protesting drilling leaves Shell ship in Washington harbor after hanging on since Friday

...attached to the ship in an environmental protest against Shell's plans to drill for oil in the Chukchi Sea off northwestern Alaska. The oil company's proposal also has drawn large protests in Seattle, where a massive, floating drill rig is being prepared...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-25/woman-protesting-drilling-
Time to start sending your vacation postcards

...GA 30901.Last year we had some surprises. The biggest was probably that we got the most cards from the biggest state, Alaska.I've never been to Alas ka, but last year it was our top destination.The toughest state from which to get a postcard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-22/time-start-sending-your-vacat
Weekly High School Basketball Statistics

...6Da'Korey Somerville, SW 14.4DJ Kitchings, AK 14.1Corrin Cannon, FC 13.8Moses Lewis...2JaShawn Brooks, L 13.1Devantae Gaiters, AK 12.8Kresean Hall, LK 12.8Kenny Joseph...8.8Zep Jasper, L 8.8Bryson Jones, AK 8.8Rayshun Morris, H 8.7Devon Holloway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-01-22/weekly-high-school-ba