Pure Sole: Run your mountain Juneau

...along Mighty Egan to the ridges of Main Street, they will dodge wild critters on Front and South Franklin, and wild men on Admiral and Marine Way.It is not a race for those who lack a sense of humor, kindness, honesty, patriotism or general good nature...
Today In Sports History for May 8

...Notter, becomes the first filly to win the Kentucky Derby. She goes wire to wire, beating Pebbles by two lengths.1937 - War Admiral, the favorite ridden by Charles Kurtsinger, wins the Kentucky Derby by 1¾ lengths over Pompoon.1943 - Count Fleet, ridden...
My corner of Alaska: Old age and old boats

...sailing yacht owned by a crusty old retired Admiral, a salty old coot who did not run a...procedures and to keep the boat, in the Admiral's archaic terms, "all the end of the day but otherwise the Admiral barked orders just as he used to and the...
Today In Sports History for June 5-6

...Willie McFarlane beats Bobby Jones by one stroke in the second round of a playoff to capture the U.S. Open.1937 - War Admiral, ridden by Charles Kurtsinger, wins the Triple Crown with a three-length victory over Sceneshifter in the Belmont Stakes...
Coast Guard cutter forced into retirement

...Manning said she did not know if or when a Sentinel-class patrol boat would be assigned to Homer. In discussions with Rear Admiral Daniel Abel, commander, U.S. Coast Guard 17th District, Juneau, on a visit this winter, Homer Mayor Beth Wythe said...
City granted $1.2M in Aparc lawsuit

...lack of meters by allowing drivers two hours of free parking in the main downtown sector defined by Main Street, Marine Way, Admiral Way, South Franklin Street and Fourth Street.After two hours, drivers must relocate to one of three pay-to-park lots...
Federal agency dings Shell for oil rig mishap in Arctic

...said.Shell spokesman Smith said the company has tapped its shipping arm to prevent a repeat of 2012."We have a retired admiral leading our logistics and maritime group and we're applying Shell's global marine standards to this program," he said...
Today In Sports History for May 15

...Cloud, ridden by Johnny Loftus in the first half. Jack Hare, Jr., ridden by C. Peak, wins the second half.1937 - War Admiral, ridden by Charles Kurtsinger, battles Pompoon head-to-head from the top of the stretch and wins the Preakness Stakes...
The summer of the food truck

...going to start selling milkshakes soon, too, he added. Little MexicoOwner: Juan Jose Cabrera, and son JonathanLocation: Admiral WayHours: 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. every day, and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on weekendsOn the Menu: Tacos, tostadas...
My Turn: Widespread abuse stems from attitude

...naval and marine officers were accused of sexual assault or perpetrating other indecent acts against more than 80 women. An admiral lost his command for failing to take action after his aide complained about being molested at the event. Eventually it forced...


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