In the Stacks: Nonfiction for adults

...markers. And there are decorative ideas for spicing things up: Guagliumi gives instructions for working with hypertufa and cement and decorating with mosaics to make amazing custom planters to fit your style and space. And she even shows how to reuse old...
Sitka tops Mt. Edgecumbe 62-45 for 3A boys championship

...Since second and third grade, a rag tag group of Sitka boys have brushed dirt off of schoolyard courts and shoveled snow off cement free throw lines as they dreamed of sinking last second shots and winning championships.The dream had no last second shot...
Commissioner Kemp named Centralia College's Distinguished Alumnus

...Kemp said. The fact that his grandfather was a railroad engineer for the Union Pacific and once lived in Centralia helped to cement the decision.He came to the college planning on a teaching career, which would have followed in his father's footsteps...
Empire Editorial: Nov. 14 should be known as Walter Soboleff Day

...Alaska as Walter Soboleff Day. We hope that it is.Lawmakers on both sides introduced legislation last week that would further cement the late Native elder's place in history by commemorating the day he was born. It was on Nov. 14, 1908, that we were given...
Alaska Science Forum: A great Alaska earthquake meets southern California

...containers from ships to railcars and trucks. In those 20- to 40-foot metal boxes are jeans, tablet computers, bananas, cement, baseball gloves, coffee beans and office chairs that will soon be in stores across America.The tide is high in Los Angeles...
'Nebraska' offers rich reward along its journey

...attention. His hair is disheveled, he's in need of a shave, and his clothes (carefully weathered by being put through a cement mixer and soaked with lemon juice by the costume department) have seen better days. As has Woody. But where is he going...
Bringing history to life with a tap

...remember many specific things from elementary school, but elementary school should be the foundation for future interests (and) learning. This little project is a way to cement that foundation. Learning should be interesting and fun."
Photo: Fish ladder repairs

Sean Ahshapanek, right, and Zach Stubblefield work on cement repairs to the fish ladder at the DIPAC/Macauley Fish Hatchery on Monday. The hatchery incubates, rears and releases four species of Pacific salmon which will start returning to the hatchery in June.
Experimenting with moss graffiti

...The moss graffiti, as it's commonly known, recently caught Burroughs' eye on the Internet, and, with a giant slab of cement out in front of her house, she decided to take advantage of her opportunity to try it out.Moss graffiti isn't difficult...
Empire Editorial: Arctic issues are Alaska's issues

...chair of the Arctic Council ends in 2015, the U.S. will take the reigns through 2017. Now is the time for the U.S. to cement itself as a leader in Arctic policy, and it will be up to Alaska's elected leaders to ensure our state's voice is heard...


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