Cutting activities from school budgets is shortsighted

...has been very favorable, but there were some failures along the way (one is in Lemon Creek jail now). I have coached...hard, as a team, building teamwork and a work ethic along the way. This weekend alone, TMHS football will fill about...
France OKs health care bill targeting anorexia, cigarettes

...sweeping bill designed to improve public health and trim public health costs - while tackling unhealthy stereotypes along the way.The National Assembly, parliament's lower house, voted 311-241 on Tuesday to approve the draft law. It now...
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JSO review: Jaw-dropping concert

...accompanied by winds. A hypnotic, childlike passage in the piano ensues, with clarinets interjecting screaming flourishes along the way. There are stretches of beautiful, uplifting lyricism throughout all three movements. After the final charge to...
Riders enjoy new skate ramps at Kodiak park

...the remaining $1.9 million left for the Baranof Park Improvements Project.The skate project had a few hiccups along the way, but several people made sure it stayed on track."There was a lot of cooks in the kitchen, and a lot of people...
Assembly Meeting wrap-up: Giant whale statue to arrive in summer

...The completed road is expected to stretch to Hilda Point in the future and may cross into Goldbelt or federal land along the way.As the city seeks permits for construction of the road, Watt said some other land will need to be identified for...
Little League scandal brings back the past

...told his story.Hart is black. That is the thread that runs through this story, a story that takes unexpected turns along the way.When he was 11 and living in Denver, his best friend was Cary Gagan, who is white. They both went to Smiley Junior...
On the Trails: Owl encounters

...interesting about them. Pygmy owls (genus Glaucidium) range from Southeast Alaska down to Chile and Argentina. Along the way, their populations have differentiated genetically. For instance, there are thought to be possibly eight(!) distinct...
2015 'I-Did-A-Detour' start moved to Fairbanks

Members of the 2015 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race trail committee's board of directors met on Tuesday and voted unanimously to change the historic racecourse due to conditions along some of the more treacherous parts of the 1,000-mile race.
Alaska Science Forum: Joke's on Alaskans when it comes to climate change

...people will ride down the Yukon River boat ramp in Circle and head north toward Fort Yukon. Taking snow measurements along the way, they will drive up the Porcupine River and take a left up the Coleen River. From there, Sturm, snow scientist...
Volunteers in Service to ? Alaska

...organizers are also digging through the annals of VISTA history as they prepare to celebrate the program's anniversary. Along the way, they're finding historical events largely lost to time - in one of those events, 55 VISTA volunteers were kicked...


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