Joan Marie Braley Sahlin

...Her beloved sister Betty J. Swaney remembers how even at two years of age Joan sang: "I'm an old cow hand, from the Rio Grande!" Joan was an avid learner always taking heed of an early teacher's advice to read everything she could get her hands on...
Every New Year brings new hopes

...January 2014 an estimated 50,000 unaccompanied children have been apprehended on the Mexican border, mostly along the Rio Grande in Texas. Migration and Refugee Services of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops estimates that that number will...
Fairbanks' former 'Grande Madam' mourned

...flashy, flirty, lively former Golden Days Grande Madam known as "Miss Ricki," died Wednesday...who later took over as the Golden Days Grande Madam. "There will never be another...1980s, and Chagnon rose from floozy to grande madam with Golden Days popularity rising...
Sports on TV

...Cadillac Championship, first round, at Doral, Fla.2:30 p.m., TGC - PGA Tour, Puerto Rico Open, first round, at Rio Grande, Puerto Rico (same-day tape)MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL3 p.m., ESPN - Teams TBA3 p.m., ESPN2 - Teams TBA3 p.m...
Summer Reading Program winners, week eight

...fascinating part of this book is how a young boy meets his cousin for the first time in Mexico. They are going to float the Rio Grande. The ride is 10 days in the burning sun." Bridget McTague, age 11.She won a gift certificate for Trove.She read "Divergent...
In 'Magic in the Moonlight,' Allen reprises favorite themes

...luminous, shimmering in its period detail, from the roadster Firth motors along in to the vintage wear costume designer Sonia Grande searched the world for. Director of photography Darius Khondji bathes it all in lovely warm tones, but Stone he makes the...
Gold exploration continues at Herbert Glacier

Grande Portage Resources Ltd. recently kicked...from changes to Forest Service practice. Grande Portage began drilling on Tuesday, Ian...mining company's president and CEO said. Grande Portage is the operator in a joint venture...
Explorers are finding gold beneath the face of Herbert Glacier

...October, Quaterra Resources Inc. and Grande Portage Resources Ltd. formed a 35 percent...copper, zinc, lead and tungsten.Grande Portage, headquartered in Vancouver...which is a lot of gold."To date, Grande Portage has drilled a total of 21,400...
Keys to successful education system

Ten years ago, deep in the Rio Grande Valley, two 23-year-old Teach for America teachers opened an after-school tutoring program. Through sheer force of will...
Arctic Winter Games, Team Alaska looking for interested athletes

...Winter Games Team Alaska is looking for athletes interested in being part of the Alaska Team to the 2010 Games, March 6-13 in Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canda. The selection process has begun in many sports. Athletes who are interested in representing Alaska...


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