Firefighters follow cries for help to find lost woman

...20-year-old woman, who had slipped and fell, was located "completely" off the mountain's main trail, said Assistant Fire Chief Ed Quinto."Luckily, we were able to hear her," Quinto said in a phone interview Wednesday, adding the woman was found in a...
Arts institute aims to activate young brains

...clapping out complex rhythms while chanting simple addition problems during a Basic Arts Institute class.They were in teacher Ed Littlefield's "culture/movement" class, practicing ways to use movement and creativity in classrooms. He explained that...
Today in sports history

...the game ended with the Phillies leaving the bases loaded.1946 - Ben Hogan wins the PGA championship with a 6 and 4 win over Ed Oliver.1973 - The NASL championship is won by the Philadelphia Atoms with a 2-0 victory over the Dallas Tornadoes.1974...
South Korea wins Little League World Series

...mentioned to his coaches that he was sick between innings.He traded places with first baseman Choi, who was greeted by shortstop Ed Howard's bouncer to the mound that was scored a single, prompting the first prolonged chants of "U-S-A!" for the day...
Sens Begich, Murkowski call for action on transboundary mines

...proposed mines, the Red Chris Project, is being constructed in the headwaters of the Stikine River watershed. According to Ed Jones, a fisheries biologist at the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, the Stikine is the largest watershed by volume in the...
Mountain bikers to discuss 'trail hunger' at feast

...experiences.The night will feature a presentation and discussion about the recently approved Eaglecrest downhill mountain bike trail. Ed Kessler, from the Ptarmigan Ptrails trail building company in Palmer, will talk about the proposed trail location, route...
Pure Sole: 5-for-5

...lose the state championship to JDHS that year."We saved Staton for that game, he was really our only hope," Sitka coach Ed Conway said. "He was a bulldog pitcher on the mound for us. He carried us. He was fearless for us. We loved him over here...
Judge rules against NCAA in O'Bannon case

...attendance at schools.U.S. District Judge Claudia Wilken in Oakland, California, ruled in favor of former UCLA basketball star Ed O'Bannon and 19 others in a lawsuit that challenged the NCAA's regulation of college athletics on antitrust grounds. The...
Douglas to 'push in' new fire truck Monday

...Douglas Fire Station, 1016 Third StreetDate: Monday, Aug. 11, 2014Time: 6:30 p.m.Cost: FreeFor additional information, call CCFR Assistant Fire Chief Ed Quinto at 723-2306 or email him at
Water levels decline after Tuesday flood

...breaches the entrance to the campground, people are effectively isolated," Juneau Ranger District recreation program manager Ed Grossman said. "So even though the high ground in the RV loop likely would not flood, we just don't want people then behind...


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