Feb 3, 2011
Rural air subsidies test resolve to cut spending
A program that subsidizes air service to small airports, often in remote communities, is shaping up as an early test in the new Congress of conservatives' zeal for shrinking the federal government.Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., has proposed an amendment to an aviation bill pending before the Senate in order to eliminate the $200 million annual ...
The Seattle Times
Man drowns when ATV sinks off dock at Pelican
PELICAN, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers are investigating a drowning at Pelican in southeast Alaska.
Account set up for Pelican family who lost house in fire
An account for Wilbur and MaryLou Strahm, who lost their home to a house fire in Pelican on March 7, has been set up at Wells Fargo Bank.
Photo: Blaze destroys Pelican home
The home of Wilbur and Mary Lou Strahm burns Sunday night in Pelican. No one was injured, but the residence and all of its contents were destroyed by the fire.