Bubble yuck: Crews unstick gum from famed Seattle wall

...that the citizens of Seattle don't hate me for removing the gum wall," said Kelly Foster, the contractor's general manager.People first began smooshing their gum to the wall while waiting for shows at the nearby Market Theater. Since...
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New ferries on schedule, on budget

...Marine Highway System in Lynn Canal are under construction on schedule and on budget.That was the report of AMHS General Manager John Falvey to the system's advisory board, which met in Anchorage on Monday."The work looks really good as far...
Rhea finds home with Seattle Storm

...also work with president and general manager Alisha Valavanis on the business...for this season, helping the general manager with whatever she needs...said. "The head coach and the general manager are both awesome people and leaders...
Browns' Manziel to start for injured McCown against unbeaten Bengals

...Manziel hasn't played enough for the Browns to know if can be their long-term solution at quarterback, but general manager Ray Farmer feels the 22-year-old can develop into a quality starter.Farmer said Manziel's off-field issue...
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Chile: Companies colluded illegally in toilet paper market expected to get a reduced fine because it also acknowledged wrongdoing.CMPC Chile said that it had fired the general manager of its tissue division and other company executives involved in the collusion scheme."The fact that some of our...
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Letter: Time to honor Prop. 10

...ferry system back into service for which it was intended: To serve the citizens of Southeast Alaska. John Falvey, general manager for the ferry system, and Michael Neussl, deputy commissioner of the Alaska Department of Transportation, need...
Sitka's 'slave auction' to be renamed

...purchased Alaska in 1867. But he says, "You don't hear them yelling" about the name.But Lawrence SpottedBird, general manager of the Sitka Tribe of Alaska, said calling the event a slavery auction wasn't OK and Allio "overstepped on his...
AMHS may explore selling Taku ferry, we're looking at the Taku first, and that's why we put it out of service," said Capt. John Falvey, general manager of the ferry system, in a telephone interview on Friday.The state hasn't hit that point yet, Falvey stressed...
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Search for answers begins in sinking of US cargo ship

...when you're working on the water. He took his job seriously," said Nick Mavadones, a friend since childhood and general manager of Casco Bay Lines, where he and Davidson worked together.Still, seafarers who have long experience in the Caribbean...
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Nats suspend Papelbon 4 games for fight with Harper

...the way the Washington portion of his season ended, Harper said: "I've got three more years at Nats Park."General manager Mike Rizzo said Papelbon's more severe discipline made clear who the club felt "was more at fault."On Sunday...
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