Today In Sports History for August 30

...1981 - Bill Shoemaker becomes the first jockey to win a $1 million race when he rode John Henry to a nose victory over The Bart in the inaugural Arlington Million at Arlington Park.1986 - Dawn Patrol and Falcon Bret record the fastest dead heat at Roosevelt...
AEL&P struggles to control Bart Lake Dam leaks

...from Alaska Electric Light & Power's Bart Lake Dam are continuing to plague the Lake...drained below dam level to fix the leaks. Bart Lake is part of the Lake Dorothy Hydroelectric...Lake Dorothy itself, but it flows through Bart Lake on the way to the hydroelectric generator...
Efforts to stop Bart Lake leaks fail

...Electric Light & Power to stop leaks at its Bart Lake Dam has failed, but now the Federal...Hydroelectric Project, which included the Bart Lake Dam, off-line last summer for a...get to generate power with," he said. Bart Lake is the lowest of three lakes that...
Letter: Alaska Airlines relies on Juneau's loyalty

...cannot depend on Alaska Airline's integrity to price its Juneau flights fairly. We therefore need to use the force of the marketplace and book the airlines that are offering Juneau fares that are so much more competitive.Bart Rozell,Juneau
Time for baseball to forgive Pete Rose

...unrepentant utterly undeserving roughneck hooligan. But one could say that about half of those already installed in the hall.Bart Giamatti, the former Yale president and then baseball commissioner, banned Rose from the sport in 1989 and then died a few...
Southeast History in review: Before Dorothy Lake's hydro project

...20 years old slumped near the outlet of Bart Lake, the lower lake. He discovered traces...graffiti on the walls: "Sheep Creek," "Bart and Leiup," and two dates written in...Dictionary of Alaska Place Names tells us that Bart Lake was named by the Geological Survey...
Juneau Nordic Skiers brave Buckwheat

...Bill, 62, 3:48:3250 Earl Gareth, 33, 3:56:15Kocsis Stephen, 61 41 25K DNS/DNFLende Chip, 50s, DNS/DNFWatson Bart, 64, DNS/DNFBlust Tim, 55, DNS/DNFWeber Bruce, 65, DNS/DNFMolgat Jean-Paul, 46, DNS/DNFBier Anthony, 34...
New source of power

BART LAKE - The powerhouse at the Lake Dorothy...Hydroelectric Project hums as it converts water from Bart Lake, 1,000 feet above in the rugged terrain...Just the road from tidewater on the inlet to Bart Lake itself was a challenge. Only four miles...
AEL&P expects surplus energy sales this summer

...projecting that it will be able to drain its Bart Lake reservoir to fix leaks this spring...shape," he said. AEL&P plans to drain Bart Lake, part of the Lake Dorothy Hydroelectric...Hydroelectric Project during the draining of Bart Lake, AEL&P officials had originally...
A quarterback, business man and visionary

Bartlett Lee "Bart" Thane was born in California in 1877. He attended the University of...Geographic Names Information SystemAlaska State Library Historical Collections, Bart Thane Letter, Biographical noteAlaska Mining Hall of FameCalifornia Football...


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