'We Need Help:' Aid scarce in quake-hit Nepal villages

...The trucks were apparently transporting aid and escorted by Nepalese police carrying...hit impoverished Nepal in eight decades, aid has been slow in reaching those who need...middle of the road Friday and blocked an aid convoy that eventually relinquished 30 of...
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Aid arriving in Nepal's remote quake-hit villages

...KATHMANDU, Nepal - The first supplies of food aid began reaching remote, earthquake-shattered...Frustration over the slow delivery of humanitarian aid boiled over in a protest in the city, with...brought food, temporary shelter and other aid to hamlets north of Kathmandu in the mountainous...
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Ruth Lydia Stark Pantke Maves

...lived with her parents on their farm in Hinsdale, IL. When she was a young adult she worked at the Electromotive factory to aid the war effort. After the war's end she met and married Ralph Pantke. They adopted two children, Kathy and Jim. Ruth was...
Car bombs kill 21 people in Iraq; EU warns of donor fatigue

...head of the European Union's humanitarian aid department warned on Thursday that the situation...situation is deteriorating, humanitarian aid is becoming even more essential than it...the U.N. a new call for humanitarian aid for Iraq in Brussels. The EU has nearly...
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Off the Beaten Path: The mysteries of Yakobi Island, part II

...Tlingit village and how it might be connected with the disappearance of Chirikov's men. In 1805, Nikolai Rezanov, with the aid of Alexander Baranov, compiled a list of Tlingit villages. On Yakobi Island he noted "a village named Apolosovo or Vorovskoe...
Death toll tops 4,000 in Nepal

...from Nepal's devastating earthquake climbed past 4,000, aid workers and officials in remote, shattered villages near the...Timalsina, the top official for the Gorkha region.World Vision aid worker Matt Darvas arrived in the district in the afternoon and...
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Choppers ferry injured in Nepal

...out tomorrow by helicopter," he said.Aid workers who had reached the edges of the...airport, flights arrived with emergency aid and helicopters brought in both foreign...Malaysia, Pakistan, Israel that brought aid and rescue personnel lined up on the crowded...
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All 'buts' stink, and Bond refreshes their aromas

...touched on growing up in inner-city Chicago, where his 6-foot-6, 240-pound father called pants "britches" and Kool-Aid "sugar water.""My father said what he meant and my father meant what he said," Bond told the crowd.Bond poked fun at...
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JDT celebrates 40 with Spring Concert this weekend

...opportunities for its' students.Funds raised also support Fine Arts Camp, which runs June 2-26. Registrations are currently being accepted and financial aid forms are available as well.For more information, visit
My Turn: The wonder of life and death

...idea to have some practical medical understanding for events that you cannot predict. Many people reading this have had first aid training, which from time to time is useful (or at least it has been for me). Many people reading this took time to get CPR...


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