| Oct 30, 2012
| 10:23 PM
Two Aberdeen nurses on a medical mission to help Haiti were caught by the destruction of Hurricane Sandy, at one point making a human chain to cross water.
Suzanne Hofer and Jamie Kenny arrived in Aberdeen on Tuesday afternoon after about two weeks...
| May 4, 2012
| 5:00 PM
The state is asking the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for investigative help in determining why whooping cough is spreading so quickly in Washington.
It comes after Gov. Christine Gregoire released emergency money to pay for more vaccine,...
| May 17, 2012
| 7:04 PM
Tracy Sabo came to KTUU as News Director in 2012 and is thrilled to finally call Alaska "home."
Tracy's only passion larger than the state of Alaska is her dedication to journalism. She believes firmly in the public's right to know and is energized...
| May 22, 2012
| 9:55 PM
Did you hear about the new bill that would allow the U.S. government's official overseas information agency to rebroadcast its content onto American TV and radio? The bipartisan Smith-Mundt Modernization Act of 2012 was introduced in Congress last week by...
| May 27, 2012
| 9:55 PM
DEAR READERS: If you're thinking about giving your favorite new college grad a memorable book as a graduation gift, I recommend the just-published "Making a Difference: Stories of Vision and Courage from America's Leaders" by Capt. Chesley "Sully"...
| May 29, 2012
| 9:54 AM
Companies in many of our hometowns are continuing to help Haiti rebuild more than two years after an earthquake killed hundreds of thousands of people and left thousands more homeless.
This week the first energy-efficient disaster relief home arrived...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 11:48 AM
As Tropical Storm Isaac swirls in the Caribbean -- becoming more powerful mile by mile -- it threatens to unleash disaster once again on vulnerable and often unaware Haitians by Friday night.
The possibility of stinging rain and tree-bending wind...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 4:48 PM
The Republican National Convention starts Monday, and about 50,000 people are headed to Tampa.
And so is Isaac, a tropical sea dog packing some nasty weather.
About eight weeks ago, tropical storm Debby paid a visit to Tampa and flooded a lot of the...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 7:29 PM
Everyone remembers the terrible 7.0 earthquake in Haiti in 2010. This is your chance to learn more about it from a former Costa Mesa resident.
Chris Rakunas traveled to Haiti to deliver medical and surgical supplies to an orphanage and several hospitals....
| Aug 26, 2012
Celebrity presence has always been an essential part of the game at Los Angeles charity events, but this fall organizers may have outdone themselves. Consider:
George Clooney will be honored at the Carousel of Hope Ball.
Leonardo DiCaprio is co-chairing...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 6:46 PM
It`s not a matter of if they are ready, It`s when they are needed.
“If we do need to go down, we have medical people, we have supplies ready to go at any time there is a disaster in Haiti,” said Tim Ryan, Director of 'Haiti Needs You'....