Race to Alaska will return next summer

...summer's Race to Alaska was a simple concept: teams raced the 750 miles from Port Townsend, Washington, to Ketchikan for a $10,000 prize first-place prize, reported the Ketchikan Daily News.The Northwest Maritime Center sponsored the first...
Ketchikan woman to start Ms. Wheelchair Alaska pageant next year

...California and advocates for the rights of those who use wheelchairs to adopt. She has cerebral palsy; at birth, she was given a 10 percent chance of living. She's the first woman with a severe speech impediment to be crowned, a release from the competition...
Nelson hurt as Packers fall to Steelers 24-19

...trying to convince the Steelers to keep him around, tossed a pair of fourth-quarter touchdowns to complete a rally from a 10-point deficit.OTHER INJURIESGreen Bay guard T.J. Lang went out in the first half to be monitored for a concussion...
Wolfpack feasts on Falcons put a Riley Olsen field goal through the uprights to trail 7-3 at the break.West Valley came out of the half with a 10-play drive that was stopped on fourth-and-two by the Falcons' Kullander and Sikione, but TMHS went four-and-out...
Chiefs top Seahawks 14-13 in second preseason game

...Seattle's perspective was Bobby Wagner's interception, which he returned 25 yards for a touchdown that gave the Seahawks a 10-7 halftime lead."I just sat back and read his eyes," said Wagner, who scored his first touchdown since he was a high...
My Turn: US Supreme Court has final say on Medicaid expansion

...and largely focuses on Section 1902(a)(10)(A) of the Social Security Act...centers around 42 U.S.C. 1396a(a)(10)(A)(i)(VIII) (The Affordable...Security Act (known as Section 1902(a)(10)(A)(i)(VIII)). He points...
Florida woman extends Alaska vacation to search for lost cat

KENAI - A Florida woman's love for her cat is leading her to extend her vacation in Alaska.A 10-pound black and white male cat named Tucker disappeared after Robin Wiesneth, 50, of Miramar Beach and her husband, Charles...
Volunteer coaches needed for youth running programs

...designed to empower young girls through a 12-week program where they train to complete a 5K. Boys Run: I Toowu Klatseen is a 10- week running program that aims to empower boys. Both programs focuses on building positive community, healthy relationships...
Learn how to hunt with Alaskans Afield weekend classes clay targets, from 1-4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 22. Both of the first two classes are $30. The third class is a $10 hunter education class, which runs from Aug. 27-29. Hunters need basic Hunter Education certification to hunt on the...
The second strangest story ever told

...hairy wild man raised by beasts, and Gilgamesh, the king of Uruk. Today, a reality show on Spike T.V. is offering a "10 Million Dollar Bigfoot Bounty" to anyone able to present evidence the creature exists. Recently a man died in Montana...


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