Univision dropping Miss USA pageant over Trump comments, had strong words for Trump: "It's a shame that such an important institution as Miss USA is now in the hands of a clown."Ricky Martin also took to Twitter to blast Trump."A lot of hatred and ignorance in his heart," he tweeted.Miss California...
Not For Web
In the Stacks: New nonfiction

...public libraries includes a book by the good people of Lonely Planet that highlights skills you can learn on vacation ("Cooks, Clowns, and Cowboys"), a how-to book by Lee Mothes that will teach you to build a backyard clubhouse ("Keep Out!"), and...
Prosecutor details theater gunman's path to carnage

...apartment with. Holmes also got earphones to blast techno music to drown out his victims' screams, and died his long hair a clown-like red, not in a reference to Batman's archenemy, but because he wanted to "be remembered," Brauchler said."By...
Not For Web
My enemy: the buzz of the bird

...I was surrounded.Doug was Native, tall and strong. When he got home from work that night in our tiny blue fiesta (the clown car), he was amused to find me curled in the corner. Hiding from the tiny tweakers outside. I told him desperately of my...
Clown spreads the universal language of laughter

...director of the World Clown Association. Charlie...had joined an amateur clown club asked him to come to a show. He met some clowns who encouraged him to...He was a producing clown, planning acts other clowns performed, from 1976-1977...
This WeeK
It's a clown's world; we just live in it

...Delicato Il Pistachio, Selah (!), a whiteface clown. National Clown Week is a celebration of clowns across the country. On Oct. 8, 1970, the...Richard Nixon to proclaim Aug. 1 to 7 National Clown Week. Nixon made the decree in August 1971...
This WeeK
Not just clowning around

...War due to their nonthreatening nature, but clowns were frowned upon by some Soviet leaders due...threatening to the authorities - except for clowns," he said. "Clowns in Russia ... the clown was taken very seriously." The acclaimed...
Whatever I lost in translation, I found during carnival

...the peaceful country of Portugal on the first day of carnival, you would be greeted by a land inhabited almost completely by clowns, cross-dressers and teenage boys dressed in teddy bear suits. You also would have arrived just in time to slip on your costume...
Puppets take to the classrooms

...and introduced the kindergartners to his hand-puppet friends: Samar, the greatest dancer in the world; a smooth-rapping clown; and a tiger hunter from the island of Java. The tiger hunter took Carriker's class on a safari but soon grew tired and...
Belichick, Beast talk but say little at Media Day

...did the "Sprinkler" - while being surrounded by scantily clad ladies in cheerleading gear.A few steps away, a man wearing clown's makeup and a rubber-ribbon wig was carrying a microphone and following a reporter with a low-cut neckline that highlighted...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback