Coffee & Collections: Searching for Silver
JUNEAU - On Saturday, Nov. 12 from 10:30 a.m.-noon, join Donna Hurley, current president and 15-year member of the Mendenhall Flying Lions, who will discuss the history of the U.S.S. Read more
Celebrate Dr. Walter Soboleff Day with a note
JUNEAU - Is there someone in your life who could use a little inspiration or support? Consider writing a letter of thanks or encouragement in honor of Dr. Walter Soboleff this November. Read more
Annual Holiday Bazaar funds charitable organizations
JUNEAU - Northern Light United Church, on 11th and B Streets of downtown Juneau, is hosting their annual Holiday Bazaar on Nov. 12 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Read more
The U.S. Forest Service on Friday announced that the Mendenhall Lake sites are closed due to flooding from the jökulhlaup.
Mendenhall Lake Campground, Nugget Falls Trail and Skater's Cabin Road are closed, according to a news release from the agency. Read more
In the wake of the Orlando, Florida, nightclub atrocity, President Barack Obama has admonished us to "do some soul-searching" about how "easy" it is in this country to obtain firearms. Just so. Read more
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - A day after storms drenched Churchill Downs, Kentucky Derby horses Mor Spirit, Gun Runner and stablemate Creator enjoyed sunny skies and solid footing in their final workouts for racing's marquee event. Read more
A year after American Pharoah thrilled the sports world by winning horse racing's first Triple Crown in 37 years, here comes Nyquist. Read more
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
1965: Hastert begins teaching history at Yorkville High School, west of Chicago, and coaching wrestling.
1976: Hastert is named Illinois Coach of the Year after leading Yorkville to the state wrestling championship. Read more