Ernae Caddell

...until 1969, when they arrived in Kenai on New Year's Eve. They remained in Alaska until Steve's untimely death due to illness.In 1977, Ernae and her three children moved to Dayton, Wyoming, where she lived until her return to Alaska in 1983. In...

Iva Viola Berninger

...knew of her struggles. She was proud and rarely expressed her troubles or asked for help. She battled depression, anxiety, illness, domestic abuse and addiction. But she never stopped fighting for a better life for her and her children. Mits had a beautiful...

What others say: Feed the eagles, not the rabbits

...control policies are made, disease could be introduced to our wild hare populations, sickness could befall our pets and those illnesses could, in turn, be passed on to humans. Rabbits are notorious for spreading disease.If you're going to do anything...

Passing through: Adventure brings North Carolina man to Alaska

...for a year. Parton's personal philosophy is to take everything as it comes. When he caught Lyme disease, a tick-borne illness that can cause fevers, headaches, fatigue, rashes and can spread to joints, the heart and the nervous system, he said...

Gary Wayne Webb

...brother and friend, Gary Webb, 74, passed away Monday, August 10, 2015, at Central Peninsula Hospital after a long illness.Gary was born in Williston, North Dakota, Oct. 16, 1940, to Floyd A. and Eldora Eberle Webb. He went to school in...

Michael Brian Daniels

...aged 64 of Clam Gulch, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015 at Central Peninsula Hospital following a brief illness.Michael was born Sunday, Feb. 25, 1952 in Modesto, California to Kenneth and Naoma (Casey) Daniels.Michael moved...

Sherian Cunningham

...Her family writes, "So strong was her love for her children that she was able to stay in our lives much longer than her illness would normally allow. We are forever grateful, for in that extra time, she was able to enjoy new great-grandchildren and...

What others say: Secondhand smoke is a threat statewide

...not as sexy a topic, but it's even more important. Each year, 40,000 Americans die from secondhand smoke-related illnesses. About 440,000 American smokers die each year from diseases attributed to their habit.Next to those figures, marijuana...

Army shutting down wounded warrior transition care units

...members with complex physical, mental and emotional wounds and illnesses has dramatically declined, erasing much of the need for the...soldier must require more than 6 months of care for injuries, illness or other psychological conditions that require complex management...

What others say: Good luck cleaning up water in Rio

...40-member U.S. team (plus four staffers, including their coach) in Rio on a trial run for the games came down with stomach illnesses?In a recent report prior to the current trials, the Associated Press hired its own experts to test some Olympic water venues...



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