JUNEAU (AP) - Two Democratic state senators want Alaska's health commissioner to withdraw proposed regulations that would define what constitutes a "medically necessary" abortion for purposes of Medicaid funding.
Nearly five years ago, Margaret Stroup's brain changed. The change mirrored the physical damage to her body as she lay under her desk at Central Peninsula Hospital, wounded by two bullets a former hospital employee fired into her at point blank range.
Kenai Community Library Director Mary Jo Joiner is so frustrated every time it happens she can explain her anger best in a medieval curse: "For him that stealeth a book from this library, let it change into a serpent in his hand and rend him.
The key to lifting a 1,500-pound pumpkin is in the rigging and planning; once you remove the roof, the 25-ton boom truck takes care of the rest with ease. While lifting what he thought was sure to be a new state record, J.D.
Federal grants of $599,918 have been awarded to two Alaska nonprofits to provide assistance and counseling to Alaskans attempting to navigate a new federally-operated health insurance exchange scheduled to become active Oct. 1.
Mon, 08/26/2013 - 8:40pm
The Lost and Found Grief Self Help Group is open free of charge 7-9 p.m. today at the Christ Lutheran Church for anyone who has lost a loved one and is struggling coping with the grief.