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Tuesday, August 1, 2000

Business profile
Dennis and Jessie Adams

Health care expands to meet the need in Alaska
Laraine Derr has witnessed first hand the growth in the health care industry in Alaska.

Serving feasts in the wilderness
HAINES JUNCTION, YUKON TERRITORY -- ``Wilderness'' and ``gourmet'' are two words that are rarely found in the same sentence.

Serving feasts in the wilderness
HAINES JUNCTION, YUKON TERRITORY -- ``Wilderness'' and ``gourmet'' are two words that are rarely found in the same sentence.

On the move

Service sector continues to grow
The services sector has proven itself the champion of Alaska business growth in the 1990s, and economists expect the reign to continue in the 21st century.

Service sector continues to grow
The services sector has proven itself the champion of Alaska business growth in the 1990s, and economists expect the reign to continue in the 21st century.

Business profile
Dennis and Jessie Adams

On the move

Around the clock
You could say Alaska's mosquitoes made an impression.

Health care expands to meet the need in Alaska
Laraine Derr has witnessed first hand the growth in the health care industry in Alaska.

Around the clock
You could say Alaska's mosquitoes made an impression.

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.

Study says gun-control act cut some suicides
CHICAGO - A new study finds that murder and suicide rates did not drop any faster in states that had to toughen their laws to comply with the 1994 Brady Act to regulate handguns.

Study says gun-control act cut some suicides
CHICAGO - A new study finds that murder and suicide rates did not drop any faster in states that had to toughen their laws to comply with the 1994 Brady Act to regulate handguns.

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.

Obituaries
WARREN JAMES SPAULDING

Around Juneau

Around Town

Obituaries
WARREN JAMES SPAULDING

Around Juneau

Around Town

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

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, and state troopers reported:

Sightings of bears abound near Juneau
Brown bears and black bears continue to be the cause for concern in and near Juneau.

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:

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.

Camp: Kids' portal to traditions
Brittin Martin-Sheets, 9, carefully chooses colored beads from a small plastic tray. Bending his head to better guide the passage of his needle, he stitches them onto a piece of blue felt, creating a headdress rich with beadwork.

McConnochie sets sights on areawide assembly seat
Real estate consultant PeggyAnn McConnochie today announced her intention to run for the Juneau Assembly areawide seat left vacant by Tom Garrett.

Correction
Due to incorrect information provided the

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.

FBI warns of more phone scams
Beware telephone callers bearing rich gifts.

Around the state

Disaster relief flows to Kake
The failure of Kake's dam led Gov. Tony Knowles to evoke the state's disaster laws late Monday to keep the water flowing.

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.

State gets tough on student loans
ANCHORAGE -- Officials with the state's student loan program plan to take another step beginning next month to crack down on some 37,500 borrowers who are late or who simply aren't making their payments.

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.

Two die at logging site
Families are grieving in Hoonah after two men died in a logging accident Monday.

Around Juneau

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

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.

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.

FBI warns of more phone scams
Beware telephone callers bearing rich gifts.

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.

Disaster relief flows to Kake
The failure of Kake's dam led Gov. Tony Knowles to evoke the state's disaster laws late Monday to keep the water flowing.

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

Around Juneau

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.

Sightings of bears abound near Juneau
Brown bears and black bears continue to be the cause for concern in and near Juneau.

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.

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

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.

Camp: Kids' portal to traditions
Brittin Martin-Sheets, 9, carefully chooses colored beads from a small plastic tray. Bending his head to better guide the passage of his needle, he stitches them onto a piece of blue felt, creating a headdress rich with beadwork.

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.

Correction
Due to incorrect information provided the

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.

State gets tough on student loans
ANCHORAGE -- Officials with the state's student loan program plan to take another step beginning next month to crack down on some 37,500 borrowers who are late or who simply aren't making their payments.

Around the state

Two die at logging site
Families are grieving in Hoonah after two men died in a logging accident Monday.

Overstreet writes of world wars and city battles
Bill Overstreet has written his memoirs, and the movie rights are free.

Overstreet writes of world wars and city battles
Bill Overstreet has written his memoirs, and the movie rights are free.

McConnochie sets sights on areawide assembly seat
Real estate consultant PeggyAnn McConnochie today announced her intention to run for the Juneau Assembly areawide seat left vacant by Tom Garrett.

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.

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

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

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

Is it time to vote Protest or Green?
It's not the best week to be flirting with Ralph.

Word of mouth

Smoke shows how industry really works
I'm an early riser. Most days I get up around 5 a.m., make myself a cup of coffee and settle down by the window of my home on Doug

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

Word of mouth

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

Word of mouth

Political parties not serving Alaska majority
The following editorial appeared in the July 16 issue of the Peninsula Clarion:

Smoke shows how industry really works
I'm an early riser. Most days I get up around 5 a.m., make myself a cup of coffee and settle down by the window of my home on Doug

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

Is it time to vote Protest or Green?
It's not the best week to be flirting with Ralph.

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

Political parties not serving Alaska majority
The following editorial appeared in the July 16 issue of the Peninsula Clarion:

Word of mouth

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

Sports in Juneau

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.

Oregon team ousts Juneau Juniors
Juneau's Gastineau Channel Little League Junior All-Stars kept leaving the floodgates open Tuesday in the Pacific Northwest Junior (age 13-14) Little League Regional in Boise, Idaho.

Sports in Juneau

Sports in Juneau

Oregon team ousts Juneau Juniors
Juneau's Gastineau Channel Little League Junior All-Stars kept leaving the floodgates open Tuesday in the Pacific Northwest Junior (age 13-14) Little League Regional in Boise, Idaho.

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

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