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Last words from slain Marine to girlfriend: 'ACTIVE SHOOTER'

...get much harder than that."___CARSON HOLMQUISTSo proud a Marine was Sgt. Carson Holmquist that when he finished boot camp, he returned to his hometown of Grantsburg, Wisconsin, and paid a visit to his high school dressed in his formal blues...
WWII, Korean War vets feted in honor flight

...overseas, Holten joined the Coast Guard."I could see a long, lonesome war ahead of me," she said.Holten went through boot camp at probably one of the poshest barracks ever: the Biltmore Hotel in Palm Beach, Fla., a luxury hotel remodeled for...
Baby Raven Reads ... and sings, dances, tells stories

...heading to school in the fall will have the chance to join "Gumboot camp," which Kookesh describes as "a kindergarten boot camp."Baby Raven Reads will focus on preliteracy and language development for kids age zero to three, and school readiness...
High heat brings children and vegetables together

...son's tolerance of vegetables. I called it "veggie boot camp." He called it torture. My approach was simple. Every...decided the easy living was over. While the vegetable boot camp was hardly a pleasant experience for anyone involved...
I scream, you scream, we all scream for Coppa

...give participants substantial coaching in business practices and give advice on individual business concepts during a "boot camp" weekend."It was a great experience," Wheeler said. "We learned a lot through the whole process."Coppa applied...
Remembering the Hoonah Boys

...moved away. Most went fishing."When the Tlingit settled in Hoonah, they lived a purely subsistence lifestyle."Boot camp was easy for them; their life outside on subsistence living was much harder," Horton's son Jeff explained. He and...
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Bears march into semis

...them well." That might be due to "Coach Knight's Boot Camp" - aimed at building team spirit and focusing all attention...when they players least expect it. And was going through boot camp worth it? "Heck, yeah!" said junior Mary Rehfeld...
In the Stacks: New nonfiction

...memoir of hiking the Pacific Crest trail ("I Promise Not to Suffer," by Gail D. Storey), and a self-described "boot camp for beer geeks" ("The Complete Beer Course," by Joshua M. Bernstein) as well as the titles below."Picking Up...
Guitar builders, lumber company named P2P winners

...surprised, and not in a good way."When we met at the boot camp, I was like 'Oh, you're the guy,'" Skeek said...they got to talking at Haa Aani's October entrepreneur boot camp for competition finalists, the two quickly realized they...
Juneau Rollergirls to host double skater

...Alaska State Tournament, hosted by the Denali Destroyer Dolls in Palmer.The double-elimination tournament featured boot camp training opportunities Friday and Sunday with tournament games all taking place on Saturday. Juneau pulled off a slim...


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