Symphony conductor candidate #3 to lead concerts

...Roberts is now conductor of the Washington Idaho Symphony Orchestra in Pullman, Wash. He's previously held positions in Berlin, Wenatchee Wash. and Leavenworth Wash. This week, he's in Juneau to present a concert with the Juneau Symphony Orchestra...
Bethel man arraigned on murder charge in death of girlfriend

...filed against him in the death of LeeAnn Berlin, 26, KYUK-FM reported. Bail was set...police, officers made a welfare check on Berlin Monday after she stopped showing up at...odor" in the apartment. She then found Berlin's decomposing body under a blanket and...
Music review: Bob Dylan, American Idol

...turning out something like the official "BOB DYLAN" versions of Sinatra's hits. Dylan does one of my favorite songs, Irving Berlin's 1924 hit, What'll I Do? - a hit revived for my generation by Harry Nillson's beautiful rendition in "A Little Touch...
A big night in the arts

...Polar Bear," has been seen across the state.She has also performed at venues around the world, including in New York City, Berlin, Stockholm, Helsinki, London, Spain and Greenland.Raised in Anchorage, her family is from the village of Kaktovik, in...
20 years after fall of Berlin Wall, it is time for reflection

...commemorate the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, it's time to take stock. The Berlin Wall was one of the shameful symbols of the...ones. Many now forget that the fall of the Berlin Wall was not the cause of global changes but...
Sitka man gets medal, 6 decades late

...missions he flew as a flight engineer in the Berlin Airlift.To say he's been patient would...and supplies to the population of West Berlin after the Soviet Union cut off road...corridor through the Russian zone to West Berlin from the U.S. base in West Germany...
Today In Sports History

AUGUST 11936 - The Olympic Games open in Berlin. The opening ceremonies is presided over by Adolf Hitler.1945 - New York's Mel Ott hits his 500th home run in a 9-2 victory...
Empire Editorial: Keep the Internet neutral and equal for all

...well-traveled streets was a single lane bordered by thick white lines. These lines were walls no less effective than the one encircling Berlin. Outside was the general public. Inside were the black ZiL limousines that carried the Soviet elite. The Soviet Union prided...
Today in sports history

...touchdown passes without an interception.2013 - Kenya's Wilson Kipsang sets a world record set at the Berlin Marathon. Kipsang wins in 2:03:23, breaking the previous record of 2:03:38 set by Patrick Makau at the 2011 Berlin race.
World Sports Briefs

...enter a field that already includes Rome and either Hamburg or Berlin, with Paris likely to join.A decision on which city the U...possible bidders include Rome, Paris and either Hamburg or Berlin.Walsh told The Associated Press he didn't get any indication...


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