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Monday, July 31, 2000

U.S. outraged over terrorist threat
WASHINGTON - The State Department expressed outrage Monday over warnings by the militant Islamic group Hezbollah that American envoys would be sent home in coffins if the United States were to move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.

U.S. outraged over terrorist threat
WASHINGTON - The State Department expressed outrage Monday over warnings by the militant Islamic group Hezbollah that American envoys would be sent home in coffins if the United States were to move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.

Around Town

Obituaries
DOUGLAS H. CARTER, BILLY CLARANCE SULLIVAN

Around Town

Around Town

Around Town

Obituaries
DOUGLAS H. CARTER, BILLY CLARANCE SULLIVAN

Too little money for all children with delays
Small children in Alaska have to have bigger problems than kids in most other states before they qualify for special help.

Too little money for all children with delays
Small children in Alaska have to have bigger problems than kids in most other states before they qualify for special help.

Pushing for kids' potential
By the time Malik was 13 months old, it was obvious something was wrong. He still couldn't even say ``mama,'' and he wasn't yet starting to walk.

Pushing for kids' potential
By the time Malik was 13 months old, it was obvious something was wrong. He still couldn't even say ``mama,'' and he wasn't yet starting to walk.

EPA cites Bethel for hazardous waste violations
BETHEL - The city of Bethel has been cited for more than a dozen violations of federal rules aimed at preventing oil pollution.

TB victims returned home for burial after 50 years
FAIRBANKS -- Neil John and Hazel Williams have been together for a half-century, although they presumably never met.

Alaska Republicans unite behind Bush
PHILADELPHIA -- Juneau delegates say their participation in the Republican National Convention is the fulfillment of months of preparation and work.

CIRI could reap windfall in proposed takeover
ANCHORAGE - A bid by German telecom giant Deutsche Telekom to buy an American wireless phone company could bring a billion-dollar windfall to Cook Inlet Region Inc.

State sees slight increase in number of tuberculosis cases
A new study of tuberculosis in Alaska shows a 10 percent increase of cases from 1998 to 1999.

EPA cites Bethel for hazardous waste violations
BETHEL - The city of Bethel has been cited for more than a dozen violations of federal rules aimed at preventing oil pollution.

Rasing Native teachers
The University of Alaska Southeast hopes a $2.4 million federal grant will translate into as many as 80 new Alaska Native teachers.

Kake gets water back; problems linger
Kake Mayor Lonnie Anderson said he had nightmares Friday night - nightmares about his town being without water.

Police and fire
Juneau police, fire officials, and state troopers reported:

Man convicted for renting unsafe house
An absentee homeowner who played the role of absentee landlord in violation of city codes has been found guilty of threatening the safety of tenants.

Man charged in shoot-out
FAIRBANKS - A Fairbanks man has been charged with attempted murder after he allegedly went on a drive-by shooting spree and led police on a high-speed chase.

Replacing aging oil workers
PRUDHOE BAY - Ask just about any BP or Phillips Petroleum employee why they love to work up here, and the first answer is invariably the same: money.

Whale of a dream made real
It took five trips, but Matthew Silverman's wish finally came true -- big time.

Rasing Native teachers
The University of Alaska Southeast hopes a $2.4 million federal grant will translate into as many as 80 new Alaska Native teachers.

A bad first check
The first random checks of cruise ship wastewater in Southeast revealed higher levels of bacteria than officials were expecting.

A golden day for railroad, Carcros
CARCROSS, YUKON TERRITORY -- The White Pass & Yukon Route railroad brought gold to this small village Saturday.

Whale of a dream made real
It took five trips, but Matthew Silverman's wish finally came true -- big time.

Alaska Republicans unite behind Bush
PHILADELPHIA -- Juneau delegates say their participation in the Republican National Convention is the fulfillment of months of preparation and work.

Around the state

Around the state

State sends bonuses to employees
The state put several hundred extra dollars into most state workers' paychecks last week -- and millions into the state economy.

Police and fire
Juneau police, fire officials, and state troopers reported:

State ferry takes water to Kake
The Alaska Marine Ferry System's Taku diverted from its planned route Saturday to ferry two water trucks, with about 5,000 gallons of water each, to Kake.

State sends bonuses to employees
The state put several hundred extra dollars into most state workers' paychecks last week -- and millions into the state economy.

Tax cap plan triggers suit
ANCHORAGE -- A new group has filed a lawsuit to remove the property tax cap initiative from Alaska's November ballot.

TB victims returned home for burial after 50 years
FAIRBANKS -- Neil John and Hazel Williams have been together for a half-century, although they presumably never met.

Service agency dismisses leaders
A Sitka-based rehabilitation and home-care organization that has workers and clients throughout the state, including Juneau, is undergoing a shake-up.

Replacing aging oil workers
PRUDHOE BAY - Ask just about any BP or Phillips Petroleum employee why they love to work up here, and the first answer is invariably the same: money.

Kake gets water back; problems linger
Kake Mayor Lonnie Anderson said he had nightmares Friday night - nightmares about his town being without water.

Police and fire
Juneau police, fire officials, U.S. Coast Guard and state troopers reported:

A golden day for railroad, Carcros
CARCROSS, YUKON TERRITORY -- The White Pass & Yukon Route railroad brought gold to this small village Saturday.

Service agency dismisses leaders
A Sitka-based rehabilitation and home-care organization that has workers and clients throughout the state, including Juneau, is undergoing a shake-up.

A bad first check
The first random checks of cruise ship wastewater in Southeast revealed higher levels of bacteria than officials were expecting.

Man convicted for renting unsafe house
An absentee homeowner who played the role of absentee landlord in violation of city codes has been found guilty of threatening the safety of tenants.

CIRI could reap windfall in proposed takeover
ANCHORAGE - A bid by German telecom giant Deutsche Telekom to buy an American wireless phone company could bring a billion-dollar windfall to Cook Inlet Region Inc.

Tax cap plan triggers suit
ANCHORAGE -- A new group has filed a lawsuit to remove the property tax cap initiative from Alaska's November ballot.

Police and fire
Juneau police, fire officials, U.S. Coast Guard and state troopers reported:

State sees slight increase in number of tuberculosis cases
A new study of tuberculosis in Alaska shows a 10 percent increase of cases from 1998 to 1999.

Troopers recruiting for patrol jobs, fish and wildlife division openings
The Alaska State Troopers are looking for a few good brown shirts and blue shirts to fill three vacancies.

State ferry takes water to Kake
The Alaska Marine Ferry System's Taku diverted from its planned route Saturday to ferry two water trucks, with about 5,000 gallons of water each, to Kake.

Man charged in shoot-out
FAIRBANKS - A Fairbanks man has been charged with attempted murder after he allegedly went on a drive-by shooting spree and led police on a high-speed chase.

Troopers recruiting for patrol jobs, fish and wildlife division openings
The Alaska State Troopers are looking for a few good brown shirts and blue shirts to fill three vacancies.

Word of mouth

Court could kill disabilities act advances
This past Wednesday marked the 10th anniversary of the Amer

Kake will always be home
I would like to thank those who have assisted the people in Kake

Word of mouth

Tourism supports Juneau's economy
I am dismayed when I read Word of Mouth and Letters to the Editor from folks who feel that those of us in the visitor industry are not contributing to the local economy.

Word of mouth

Babies, restaurants should not mix
If you're a new parent, there will come a time when either you or your spouse will say these words:

Babies, restaurants should not mix
If you're a new parent, there will come a time when either you or your spouse will say these words:

Word of mouth

Cruise ship dumping bill should be enacted
A bill now before the U.S. House would prohibit dumping of untreated sewage in the Inside Passage. The measure, first introduced last month by Sen. Frank Murkowski, an Alaska Republican, passed the Senate last week.

Tuberculosis fight needs national attention
The following editorial appeared in the July 25 edition of the Anchorage Daily News:

Tourism supports Juneau's economy
I am dismayed when I read Word of Mouth and Letters to the Editor from folks who feel that those of us in the visitor industry are not contributing to the local economy.

Kake will always be home
I would like to thank those who have assisted the people in Kake

Court could kill disabilities act advances
This past Wednesday marked the 10th anniversary of the Amer

Cruise ship dumping bill should be enacted
A bill now before the U.S. House would prohibit dumping of untreated sewage in the Inside Passage. The measure, first introduced last month by Sen. Frank Murkowski, an Alaska Republican, passed the Senate last week.

Tuberculosis fight needs national attention
The following editorial appeared in the July 25 edition of the Anchorage Daily News:

Education can save the bears
I don't know if I have anything new to say about bears but, after seeing three black bears today (or possible the same one in three different lo

Education can save the bears
I don't know if I have anything new to say about bears but, after seeing three black bears today (or possible the same one in three different lo

Sports in Juneau

UAF shooter targets Games
BOSTON -- Melissa Mulloy has got some serious range. She can hit the big shot in a pressure situation. Her coach can count on her to score, and she has a shooter's mentality -- keep firing, and never get discouraged by a miss.

Hill-toppers
Mud caked the shoes, legs and sometimes even the backs of the runners as they arrived at the finish line of Saturday's Mount Roberts Tram Run.

Sports in Juneau

Hill-toppers
Mud caked the shoes, legs and sometimes even the backs of the runners as they arrived at the finish line of Saturday's Mount Roberts Tram Run.

Juneau Juniors fall
The Gastineau Channel Little League (Juneau) Juniors fell to Idaho 15-5 at the Division I Tournament in Boise, Idaho, Sunday.

UAF shooter targets Games
BOSTON -- Melissa Mulloy has got some serious range. She can hit the big shot in a pressure situation. Her coach can count on her to score, and she has a shooter's mentality -- keep firing, and never get discouraged by a miss.

Sports in Juneau

Juneau Juniors fall
The Gastineau Channel Little League (Juneau) Juniors fell to Idaho 15-5 at the Division I Tournament in Boise, Idaho, Sunday.

Sports in Juneau

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