FYI: Recent Births

Recent births at the Juneau Family Health and Birth Center:

• On Dec. 21, 2011, a son, Olin Andrew Haffner, weighing 7 lbs. 10 oz., to Summer Koester and Jason Haffner.

Recent births at Bartlett Regional Hospital:

• On Dec. 17, 2011, a daughter, Lucia Denise Worhatch, weighing 7 lbs. 15 oz., to Cena and Maximilian Worhatch IV of Petersburg.

• On Dec. 19, 2011, a son, Mason James DeBartolo, weighing 9 lbs. 5 oz., to Jessica and Daniel DeBartolo.

• On Dec. 20, 2011, a daughter, Tehani Desirae Loges, weighing 9 lbs. 4 oz., to Marilee Morrison of Kake.

• On Dec. 21, 2011, a son, Mast Alan Mallott, weighing 8 lbs., to Elizabeth and Joseph Mallott.

• On Dec. 21, 2011, a son, Tyler Joseph Jacobsen-Wilson, weighing 8 lbs. 3 oz., to Chelsea and Paul Jacobsen-Wilson of Petersburg.

• On Dec. 22, 2011, a son, Aidrick Joseph Glass, weighing 8 lbs. 14 oz., to Holly Nore of Wrangell.

• On Dec. 23, 2011, a daughter, McKinley Ann Buckscott, weighing 7 lbs. 3 oz., to Jennifer and Daniel Buckscott.


FYI birth announcements may be emailed to Parents whose baby was adopted or born outside Juneau should send in the full name of the baby and parents, sex of the baby, birth date (if known) or arrival date home, city of birth, weight (pounds and ounces) and the parents’ city of residence.


Thanks for attending fundraiser at the Goldtown

On behalf of Congregation Sukkat Shalom, I would like to thank all those who attended the Fiddler on the Roof singalong at the Goldtown Nickelodeon on Dec. 25. We raised close to $700 which we donated to the American Civil Liberties Union, whose mission is to protect the personal liberties we all cherish and defend freedom every day all across America in every state.

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Recognition: Vandor makes Northern Arizona University Dean’s List

Kathryn Vandor, daughter of Karl and Gale Vandor, received notice from Paul Jagodzinski, Dean of the Northern Arizona University (NAU) College of Engineering, Forestry and Natural Sciences, that she has been placed on the Dean’s List.

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Thanks to Juneau laywer Ben Brown for his exceptional volunteerism

I write to thank Juneau lawyer Ben Brown for his service to the Alaska Network on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault. In recognition, we have named Ben our ANDVSA volunteer attorney of the month.

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Lutheran Church seeks handbell choir members

Tired of pumping iron? How about pumping bronze?

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