John C Wiltsie III

...2016 after a long battle with brain cancer at Central Peninsula Hospital in Soldotna.No services will be held. John's ashes will be scattered at a later date.Sympathies and condolences can be sent to Tanley Martinez P.O. Box 1328, Sterling...

Scientists to measure ash stirred from 1912 Alaska eruption

...Peninsula. More than a century later, ash from the event is still creating a hazard...equipment next week to monitor clouds of ash that are regularly blown across Shelikof...Geological Survey geologist Kristi Wallace. The ash creates a hazard for aircraft and possibly...

Thomas Blair Tressler Jr.

...July 17, 2016. The tremendous outpour of love and friendship was comforting to his family. The family will scatter his ashes in the spring.He was preceded in death by infant son, Parker Thomas Tressler. He is survived by his father, Tom Tressler...

From Ashes to Hope

...complete with twinkle lights, hard hats, boots and cupcakes decorated to look like flames. Signs and banners reading "From Ashes to Hope," were scattered throughout the building, embodying the resilient spirit of the happy couple. Firefighters were...

Pain in the ash?: Mount Redoubt's messy reminder may have an upside

...local potter, said she used ash deposited from the last Redoubt...artists have incorporated the ash blown out by Mount Augustine...letting it melt and giving me ashes from that and from sweeping it...said she still has a pail of ash she got from the eruption of...

Ash3D is federal answer to ash cloud response

...Redoubt Volcano erupted in 2009, black ash settled on Homer like snowfall. The city...the roads to close. Businesses worried ash would destroy air intakes on computers and...forecasts. USGS's answer is Ash3D. The ash dispersion model will help volcano forecasters...

Ash cloud causes flight delays

...including a town that reported traces of fallen ash.Pavlof Volcano released ash plumes as high as 22,000 feet over the weekend...Waythomas said late Monday morning.The abrasive ash has not risen enough to threaten international air...

Ash radar proves useful

...about the time scientists brought a volcanic ash radar dish to Kenai, it didn't take long...to go, the radar went to work tracking ash from several Redoubt eruptions last week...Municipal Airport, measures the amount of ash emitted and the velocity of the erupting...

The Bookworm Sez: Take a look behind the scenes at a funeral home

Ashes to ashes. Dust to dust.That's supposedly what we are, and what we'll end up being: just a few pounds of powdered remains that a good wind might easily scatter. That's strange to think about - but comforting, at the same time...

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From the ashes of tragedy, other medic teams will form

...behind our emergency care service. This dedication to provide the highest possible level of emergency care is why, from the ashes of this tragedy, other teams will form, bringing competent and caring medical help to our patients as safely as possible...



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