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Alaska's high health care costs

...for the surgery. "You worry about things when you fly," she said; some health complications can be exacerbated by air travel. But despite her trepidations, she traveled to Colorado, stayed with friends during the outpatient procedure and spent...
Larger clinics planned for Savoonga, Gambell

...physician assistants and health aides in the villages. Air travel is not always possible, with bad weather on the often fog-shrouded island regularly halting air travel, she said.But Walunga welcomes the next best option...
Weekend softball roundup

Southeast Alaska has a well-earned reputation for tough air travel and tough softball teams.The region more than lived up to its reputation Thursday, Friday and Saturday for the Soldotna softball...
Soldotna's Holly ready to compete at EAA AirVenture

...Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh.But the event is much more than a bunch of old chaps reliving the glory days of air travel.According to the event website, over 10,000 planes descend on Wittman Regional during the week, adding real credibility...
An Outdoor View: This fishing thing

...scrimp and save for years while dreaming of the day they take their "trip of a lifetime." They endure the agony that air travel has become in recent years. They tolerate rudeness, bad food and misleading hype from businesses that are more interested...
Panel: Don Young violated U.S. House ethics

...permissible, as well as non-trip gifts. The committee said for seven of the 15 trips, only some of the expenses, like air travel provided by friends but not previously cleared by the committee, were improper, while the rest fell under exemptions...
What others say: Alaska needs volcanic peace of mind

...provided crucial information that minimized the impact on air travel across Alaska.Ground-based sensors can detect building...service, and Alaska's economy will suffer without air travel to bring tourists, and more importantly, supplies to...

...mountains, forests and glaciers of Kachemak Bay State Park. These 400,000 wilderness acres are accessible only by boat or air travel. Charter operators, water taxis and boat rental companies in Homer can provide transport across the water. The towns...
'We didn't get dinner that night' as much damage as it would have at a high tide. The peninsula was cut off from the rest of the state, except for air travel, due to busted roads and bridges. The Evensons, who, like many, were without power for days, didn't know what...

...Branham said.One exception might be if you have a credit card that offers rewards, such as free points toward air travel. But only if you can pay the balance off in full within the first month.5. UPGRADE LATEREven if you determine that...


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