Empire Cup season ends with Veterans Day Run

...fifth overall) in a matching time of 35:43, a full minute faster than their high school coach Scott May.Will Robinson, male portion in 7:34 and Mallory Welling, 10, was the fastest female with 8:17.Southeast Alaska Road Runners will now...
Vast forest fires in Indonesia spawn ecological disaster

...forests to clear land to plant more trees in the cheapest and fastest way possible. Authorities are investigating more than 300...needs three years to solve it. Malaysia has said that is not fast enough.___Karmini reported from Jakarta.
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Becoming Alaskan: So many great stories to be told rile up the crowd and entice those not already inside to belly up to the bar and watch this nauseating competition.The fastest person to completely swallow all five shots, without having to use the prominently displayed bucket, would win $200.As...
Today in Sports History: Nov. 15

...303 yards and scores a touchdown in a 34-20 victory over Notre Dame.1998 - Green Bay's Brett Favre becomes the second-fastest - behind Dan Marino - to reach 200 career touchdown passes and 25,000 yards. Favre completes 21 of 33 passes for 267 yards...
Young farmers help keep land in production

...large concern is that the number of farmers past typical retirement age is growing faster than those under age 35, meaning the pipeline could be emptying faster than it's filling up.Organic farmers tend to be younger- 53 years old in the latest...
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Park halts cable project

...provides Internet, power and telephone service to smaller communities across Alaska.The Lynn Canal cable is expected to provide faster Internet service to Skagway and Haines, but AP&T has grander plans for the conduit. In state documents, it envisions the...
Crimson Bears skate on Yukon territory

...stop-time periods.The freshmen-laden JV squad did not expect the fast-paced action, Adams said."We play house-level hockey...All the kids were walking out knowing they have to play a lot faster on the junior varsity level," Adams said, "that they have...
Ruffin heats up state championship pool

...and Andyn Mulgrew-Truitt powered to a 1:49.60 to win the event for the second time in a row. They finished one second faster than Chugiak.Sitka's Will Pate won the boy's 500 yard freestyle and teammate Jessica Davis the girls 100 backstroke to...

...dismantle her sidewalk home, Kionina Kaneso had no idea where she and her daughter and grandchildren would sleep.A full-time fast-food worker, Kaneso had bad experiences at shelters before and was hesitant to live in another, ending up instead in one...
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Celebrity captured in letters of famed

...It arrived, I drank it, and I was gayer," she wrote to the German consulate general.Clyde Barrow had a soft spot for fast cars: "I have drove (sic) Fords exclusively when I could get away with one," he scribbled to Henry Ford.And Alec Guinness...


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