Kenneth Scott Willis, he had a keen memory of facts. He was known for his love of Dr. Seuss, especially his elaborate Grinch display at Christmas.Family and friends will miss Scott's sense of humor, his ability to find a joke for every situation, and his trademark...
US Capitol Christmas tree rolls through South Dakota

MITCHELL, S.D. - A 74-foot-tall Christmas tree bound for the U.S. Capitol is passing through South Dakota.The semitrailer hauling the tree made a short stop in Rapid...
Movie guide

...Night Before" (R) - Synopsis: On Christmas eve, three lifelong friends, two of...York City looking for the Holy Grail of Christmas parties."Spectre" (PG-13) - Synopsis...Cooper clan come together for their annual Christmas Eve celebration, a series of unexpected...
Algae threatens Dungeness season lives in Texas, she still tries to find fresh Dungeness crab."We're looking forward to having Dungeness crab for Christmas Eve. We could move on to something else. It wouldn't kill us, but we would be sad," she said.Scientists say the warm...
Juneau Community Foundation honors Philanthropists of the Year

...Elias Minick of 10th Street Trees, a Christmas tree business they took over from part of the earnings from every Christmas tree sold to a local charity. In 2014...that everyone should have a tree at Christmas.Other stories shared at the event from...
What's happening this week, Nov. 11-17

...790-3038 or Russell, 586-1856. Arts, Crafts, Collectibles & Christmas Fair, 10 a.m.?6 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 14, and 10...Sunday, Nov. 15, Mendenhall Mall. Art work, handcrafts, Christmas items, hats, scarves, blankets, collectibles, clothes...
New facility stands in place of burned hatchery

...growth and development is too fast at 16 degrees."We'd have to actually almost pull these things out the incubators at Christmas time," Thompson said. "And we don't want to do that. We'd rather wait until March or so."Millions of King salmon...
November First Friday Art Walk

...annual Light Up a Life fundraiser kick off event on First Friday. Attendees can purchase an ornament to decorate the Hospice Christmas tree that will be displayed through the holidays at the Nugget Mall. All purchases help fund hospice. Beer samples and live...
Backlash over Mormon LGBT rule spreads among faithful

...Mormons gathered to show solidarity. One group called on guest performers scheduled to join the Mormon Tabernacle Choir's Christmas concerts to boycott the event. Another group is organizing a "mass resignation" for Mormons on Saturday in Salt Lake City...
Nation and World
Giant conifer from Alaska will grace US Capitol lawn

...Washington, D.C.: This year's Capitol Christmas tree will be the first one from the Last...region to be chosen for the Capitol's Christmas tree. Regional forester Beth Pendleton...not have what we think of as typical Christmas trees," said Bechtol, the Capitol...


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