Chilkoot Trail artist residences accepted through Feb. 1

...through Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park in Alaska and Chilkoot Trail National Historic Site in northern British Columbia. The program is a partnership between the Yukon Arts Centre, Parks Canada and the US National Park Service.Average modern...
New ferries on schedule, on budget

...other business, Falvey and Neussl told the board about continuing problems with the AMHS' service to Prince Rupert, British Columbia.Conflicts between American and Canadian law have meant the ferry system has not been able to replace a badly worn dock in...
Online threats against blacks net arrest at Missouri campus

COLUMBIA, Mo. - A white college student suspected...Science and Technology, was jailed in Columbia, about 75 miles to the northwest.The...When the first threat emerged, the Columbia school's online emergency information...
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BC researchers study hitchhiking

Scholars from the University of Northern British Columbia are expanding a study conducted since 2012 with the Royal...Police. At question: Why do people hitchhike in British Columbia?The question has a serious edge: More than a dozen murders...
Public art opportunities: Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium in Tacoma

...Defiance Zoo & Aquarium in Tacoma, Wash. Artists living in Alaska, California, Idaho, Oregon, Washington State, or British Columbia are eligible to apply.Artists are invited to create immersive installations in two separate but related locations that engage...
Wealth may give advantage for getting organ transplants

...transplanted and less likely to die," said Dr. Raymond Givens at Columbia University Medical Center in New York."It's a rational...New York's Long Island, is on a wait list for a heart at Columbia, but is seeking a second listing in Los Angeles. Taibbi...
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Crowley Maritime gets OK to bring Canadian gas to Alaska

...import and export licenses that allow it to bring LNG to the Pacific Northwest and Alaska from Canadian sources in British Columbia.Crowley spokeswoman Amelia Smith said by email that the company is "in the process of developing the LNG business in Alaska...

...and other lawmakers issued statements and the national media flooded the Columbia campus. Wolfe resigned, followed hours later by the top administrator of the Columbia campus, Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin."It's much easier for them to ignore...
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Trump touts program with dark history

...thousands of largely Mexican farm workers."He's only got part of the story," said Mae Ngai, a professor of history at Columbia University.The operation was named after a term for Mexicans who crossed the Rio Grande that is now viewed a racial slur...
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Today in Sports History for Nov. 12

...52-0.1994 - Prairie View loses 52-7 to Jackson State, breaking an NCAA Division I-AA record with 45 straight losses. Columbia lost 44 straight from 1983-88.2000 - Keenan McCardell and Jimmy Smith each surpass the 100-yard mark in the same game...


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