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Frank Maier Marathon record falls

...23:31, Tucson, AZ125. Shaun Streyle, 33, M, 2:23:58, Copper Center, AK126. Monica Burke, 43, F, 2:24:41, 127. Christopher Burke, 45, M, 2:24:41, 128. Heather Parker, 28, F, 2:26:39, 129. Susan Cable, 49...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-27/frank-maier-marathon-record-falls
Sports
Today In Sports History

...Swaps sets an American record in a 1 5/8-mile race at Hollywood Park. Swaps runs the course in 2:38 1-5.1956 - Jack Burke Jr. defeats Ted Kroll 3 and 2 in the final round to win the PGA championship.1976 - In Montreal, Edwin Moses of the United...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-25/today-sports-history
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Master carver urges young artists to do their formline 'homework'

...formlines are u-shapes, ovoids, and s-shapes, among others. These elements consitute the negative space in a composition, which helps to define the positive space, or recognizable image.-- definition from the Burke Museum

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-06-19/master-carver-says-young-artists-should-d
Art
Coleman pedals to seventh at Kluane

...Speed, Murray, Whitehorse X4 9:41:1429. Bum Blisters, McKinnon, Haines Junction M4 9:48:4730. The Bike Bums, Burke-Forsyth, Whitehorse X4 9:51:0731. Sourdough again, Lucier, Whitehorse X4 9:51:2132. Single Malt Sprocket Roc...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-06-26/coleman-peddles-seventh-kluane
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Starfish disease found in Oregon

...pool near Yachats, about 25 miles south of Yaquina Bay.Jim Burke, the aquarium's dive operations director, said his underwater...orange and purple starfish commonly seen in Oregon tide pools.Burke said he hadn't before seen dying starfish in nearly 100 dives...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-07/starfish-disease-found-oregon
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42 kids learn how to be game wardens

...lead or steel shot with his shotgun.As a group of fourth and fifth grade students looked on, Gibson and her partner Angus Burke conducted a faux compliance-check on Loranger who was pretending to be a hunter out targeting birds.They asked for his license...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-12/42-kids-learn-how-be-game-wardens
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Iverson posts top time in Sea Coast Relay

...Team Godspeed's Brian Ewing in 7:41 and FWAOOTFG's Amy Burke in 7:54.Another seven runners went under that mark in Leg...Brian Ewing / 0:29:12 / 07:41; 11. FWAOOTFG / Amy Burke / 0:30:01 / 07:54; 12. Team Dan Robinson / Dave Thomson...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-05-28/iverson-posts-top-time-sea-coast-relay
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Carver explores Tlingit battle armor and weapons

...the fight against the Russians is kept, and the Alaska State Museum in Juneau. He got a grant to explore the holdings at the Burke Museum in Seattle. Then a Smithsonian fellowship that let him look over items held in several East Coast museums.An award...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-09/carver-explores-tlingit-battle-armor-an
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Burke Museum launches new program to support Native art and artists

The Burke Museum in Seattle has announced a new program...to study the objects and archives in the Burke Museum's collections, travel to other...Northwest Coast Art was established at the Burke Museum in 2003 to continue Bill Holm's...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2012-11-08/burke-museum-launches-new-program-support
Art
Today in sports history

...Masters.1943 - The Detroit Red Wings beat the Boston Bruins 2-0 to win the Stanley Cup with a four-game sweep.1956 - Jack Burke Jr. comes back from eight strokes behind to beat Ken Venturi by one and win the Masters.1971 - The first legal off-track...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-04-08/today-sports-history
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