Today in sports history

...Pancho Gonzales, 20, wins the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association title with a three-set victory over Eric Sturgess.1951 - Ford C. Frick, president of the National League, is elected baseball commissioner by the team owners.1981 - Southern California's...
In sports, winning always takes precedence

If the NFL selected a Fan of the Week, serious consideration would have to go to the young woman who was photographed Sunday near TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis while wearing an Adrian Peterson jersey and holding a stripped down tree branch in her right hand.
Juneau man facing felony sex abuse charge to driving his former company's van without permission on Aug. 31. That's also a "C" felony.? Deshiang Chris Ford, 33, was charged with one count of failure to appear in court on Aug. 18 for a scheduled hearing relating to a felony drug...
Kayaker found in Fords Terror

...paddling from the mouth of Endicott Arm toward Fords Terror,'' said Coast Guard pilot Rich...who was missing ended up at the mouth of Fords Terror,'' MacIntyre said. The Coast...about 8 this morning,'' MacIntyre said. Fords Terror, an estuary at the terminus of...
Photo: Day with the Fords, 1990

Former U.S. President Gerald Ford, right, and his wife, Betty, are introduced on June 19, 1990...little help from Wade's father, Alaska Gov. Steve Cowper. The Fords were guests at the Governor's Mansion during their two-day visit...
Juneau harriers survive 32nd Relay

...Tranel 00:57:19; L3 Kira Pontius 01:10:42; L4 Gillian Smith 01:55:15; L5 Elizabeth Meyer 02:26:30; L6 Rachel Ford 02:23:48; L7 Brook Cinocco 01:22:04; L8 Amy Perkins 01:58:58; L9 Emily Erickson 01:33:16; L10 Mike Tranel...
Police & Fire for Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014

...Place. Alcohol was involved.Motor vehicle crash? At 10:09 a.m. Wednesday, a 69-year-old man reported his parked Ford Excursion was struck by an unknown vehicle that left the area in the 11900 block of Glacier Highway. The Excursion sustained...
Finding it all in everything wild

...first trip of the year to the Tracy Arm-Fords Terror Wilderness, usually in late April...when Congress designated the Tracy Arm-Fords Terror Wilderness as part of ANILCA...much of each summer in the Tracy Arm-Fords Terror Wilderness.
Voices of the Wilderness artist residency program accepting applications

...2011 will mark the second year of the Voices of the Wilderness artist residency program. This program, based in Tracy Arm-Fords Terror Wilderness Area, is modeled after residencies in the national parks, but with a twist. Participating artists are paired...
Art in wild places New artist-in-residence program in the Tongass kicks off

...the Wilderness," will provide artists of all disciplines a chance to interpret the indescribable landscape of Tracy Arm-Fords Terror through their particular creative lens. This spring, two artists will be selected to travel to Tracy and Endicott Arms...


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