Today in History for Friday, Dec. 19, 2014

...41st vice president of the United States in the U.S. Senate chamber by Chief Justice Warren Burger with President Gerald R. Ford looking on (in a first for the Senate, the proceeding was televised live).On this date:In 1777, Gen. George Washington...
Police & Fire for Friday, Dec. 19, 2014

...collision caused the blue Jeep to move forward and hit a green 1998 Ford Expedition, driven by 58-year-old Gerald Spaulding, estimated at about $5,000. There was no damage to the Ford truck. Angelo was given a citation for failing to maintain a...
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...
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...
Thanks for helping to protect the wilderness

...several tourism vessel operators and cruise lines for their support of Wilderness Best Management Practices for the Tracy Arm - Fords Terror Wilderness near Juneau. Similar to the Juneau Tourism Best Management Practices, this new program seeks to balance...
The indie bestseller list

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr 2. Gray Mountain by John Grisham 3. Revival by Stephen King 4. The Escape by David Baldacci 5. The Burning Room by Michael Connelly 6. Let Me Be Frank With You by Richard Ford 7.
Sports on TV

...NASCAR, Nationwide Series, practice for Ford EcoBoost 300, at Homestead, Fla.8...FS1 - NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for Ford EcoBoost 400, at Homestead, Fla.10...NASCAR, Truck Series, pole qualifying for Ford EcoBoost 200, at Homestead, Fla.Noon...


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