Donald Warren Bowthorpe

...Day Bowthorpe, The owner and operator of Don's Drywall known for his cheerful and professional...his field. Diagnosed with cancer in 2009 Don battled courageously to the end celebrating...time with family and friends as possible. Don is survived by his wife of over 30 years...
Today in Sports History for Oct. 12

...28-7. It's the eighth 1-2 matchup in AP poll history and the first time the second-ranked team wins the game.1976 - Don Murdoch of the New York Rangers ties an NHL record for rookies with five goals in a 10-4 victory over the Minnesota North Stars...
Lower gas prices means no Social Security increase next year

...Other prices - other than energy - would have to jump. It would have to be a very sizable increase that would be visible, and I don't think that's happened."Congress enacted automatic increases for Social Security beneficiaries in 1975, when inflation...
Nation and World
Low turnout 'a matter of education'

...year about questions to put on the ballot," he said of possibly expanding ballot measures to draw people to the polls. "You don't want to pick a fight with the ballot, but these questions can be helpful and increase turnout."The Assembly has already...
Democratic debate a breakout chance for O'Malley, others

...thinking and hoping and praying by the end of the debate, people are looking at it like a three-horse race."Even if they don't boost their own candidacies, less popular contenders can still have an impact on a debate stage. In an October 2007 debate...
Nation and World
Out of a trap, into a pickle

...hinder Forrest's traps. Turley had no such intent, her attorney said, saying his client intended "to make sure the traps don't hurt her dog, or have to deal with another situation like the eagle."She's not "a person who is out to get in the...
Astros take 2-1 series lead

...a pitch count that got high early. He finished with a season-high 124 pitches."You get to this type of scenario and you don't capitalize, you get what happens today," said Kansas City manager Ned Yost, who chose Keuchel to start for the AL in...
Arrieta, Cubs ready for Cards

...big right-hander."Even what he's doing now, he still knows he can be better," first baseman Anthony Rizzo said. "I don't even know how that's possible."Of course, everyone said the same thing about Kershaw when he was the NL MVP and won...
With Hindu party leading India, beef grows political

...restricted or banned.In the past, Modi has spoken out angrily against India's beef industry."Brothers and sisters, I don't know whether this saddens you, but my heart screams out" at the rise of Indian beef exports, Modi said in a 2012 speech...
Nation and World
4th suicide in 3 weeks hits village

...been scaled down from plans developed last week at the request of village residents."The tribe has actually requested that we don't have a big response team right now," he said. "They want to focus on grieving and funerals."Alaska as a whole is consistently...


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