Appeals court to review approval of BP settlement

...decision" that claims administrator Patrick Juneau announced in January has allowed businesses...settlement funds or not," he wrote.Juneau's office began issuing settlement payments...Circuit's ruling last month concluded that Juneau's interpretations of the settlement...

William Carter

...Emma Lou Lewis and Dorothy Marie Mincey. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, William Isaac (Ruth Ann) Carter, Juneau, Alaska; two daughters, Barbara C. (Norman) Stoudemire, Beech Island and Rebecca Ann Carter (Michael Wroblewski...

June brings influx of postcards from points far and near

...card from the Jersey Shore and says much has changed since childhood.Martha and Ernie Odom, of Evans, send greetings from Juneau, Alaska. "Weather has not been too cooperative ? cold and wet ? but we are having a great time with friends from First...

Cruise North...to Alaska

JUNEAU, Alaska - Minutes after leaving the dock...wildlife observation in the cold waters near Juneau. The adventure concluded with a spectacular...Alaska's ports of call in Ketchikan, Juneau, Skagway and Sitka. The shore excursions...

Life & style
Shelter adds community garden

JUNEAU, Alaska -- The Glory Hole is preparing...with the first public rooftop garden in Juneau. The project sprouted from the idea of...have the first community rooftop garden in Juneau, if all goes as planned, Snyder said...

Editorial editor appointed

Suzanne Downing, managing editor of the Juneau Empire in Juneau, Alaska, has been named editorial page editor of The Augusta Chronicle. She will be responsible for the newspaper's opinion pages, including editorials, letters to the editor...

Alaska leader calls for more oil profits

JUNEAU, Alaska - If oil companies want to continue taking Alaska's oil, state...percent in one month - the tension between the two is not likely to ease. In Juneau, the industry is balking at Ms. Palin's push to boost the tax rate for...

Alaskan trip yields treasured memories

...Destination: Alaskan cruise, visiting the ports of Ketchikan, Juneau, Skagway, Sitka and Seward Dates of trip: June 6-13 The...Highlights of the trip: Visiting the small port towns of Ketchikan, Juneau, Skagway and Sitka and the College Fiord Glaciers. Seeing...

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Alaskans take stance on proposed drilling

JUNEAU, Alaska -- For many Americans, the debate over drilling for oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is about securing energy...

National image of Palin isn't what Alaska knows

JUNEAU, Alaska --- With Gov. Sarah Palin a newcomer to the national political scene, the race is on among both Republicans and Democrats...