'A gift to each other'

...Cayla Salyers said wearing purple felt weird. It also felt strange to walk a lap around the course set up at the Soldotna Sports...on Friday. But, calling herself a cancer survivor is the strangest thing of all, she said. For a while she was in denial - she...

Grocery tax relief measure makes 2015 ballot

...pleased with the Supreme Court decision and grateful for the opportunity to continue to challenge the borough. Price is no stranger to leading citizen propositions. In 2013, voters passed a proposition for property tax relief that raised the allowable property...

Mr. Dale Warren Turman

...with four daughters. In 1997 he moved to Alaska, living in Kenai and finally Sterling.His family wrote, "He never met a stranger. He was a great friend that would do anything for anyone. He was a fantastic storyteller who was the life of the party...

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

...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.For Caitlin Doughty, it was a fascination - so much so, that she imagined...

Arts & Entertainment
Error results in months of confusion for Anchorage man plagued with calls for Nikiski candidate

...started answering and asking the person on the other end of the line if he could "be taken off their list." Blades said the strangest part was after he explained who he was, the callers would continue to ask for "Rocky." He said it was as if they couldn't...

Bookworm Sez: One for me, and one for you

...best at solving unusual cases ? so when a second mutilated body was found, Cavanaugh knew that this would be one of the strangest cases of all. Years ago, there were other corpses with similar mutilations, but Dr. Daria Zibik, the person behind those...

Arts & Entertainment

...in the community whose holiday season may not be as rich as your own. Drop by a local senior center and have lunch with a stranger. Spend some time at the food bank serving lunch. Bring the whole family along and teach your children that giving of themselves...

Around the District

...elementary classes from subjects ranging from being a "bucket-filler", the importance of kindness towards one another, stranger danger, health and nutrition. Attendees will include: Cartwright, Savannah, Dusek, Ali, Finau, Keola, Helminski...


...sitting on the bar. You didn't even order it; they brought it when you sat down.It was breakfast in Maryland that was strange. One morning as I passed through the line at a breakfast joint, I asked for a couple of slices of tomato with my bacon and...

Living life one day at a time

...After leaving the tire store, I stopped for gas and a newspaper, unaware that inside the station, awaited one of the strangest experiences of my life. "What year did you graduate from high school" asked a fellow customer. And, to my surprise...



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