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Ed Haizer

...but his college education was interrupted by World War II. In 1943 he enlisted in the U.S. Navy, and trained to fly Grumman Avenger torpedo bombers on submarine search missions. Following 2 ½ years of military service, Ed enrolled in the University...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175257002

...painting of a dreamy Southeast landscape he painted decades ago, Herb Bonnet saw a piece of unfinished work."I wanted to put a Grumman Goose in the sky," he said, looking at the 4-by-8-foot canvas so long it required two people to carry inside the Juneau...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-05-10
Art
Ketchikan residents are fans of Grumman Goose

...of three men, Ketchikan is a hotbed of Grumman Goose history and preservation. One of...time it was made to where it is now." Grumman Aircraft Corp. of Bethpage, N.Y...said. "It was the first aircraft that Grumman created for the commercial market...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/123001/sta_goose.shtml
News
Juneau Nordic Ski Team competes with state's best at Besh Cup

...Booher, ANR - 19:25.0; 9. Hannah Pothast, ANR - 19:31.1; 10. Ana Jager, APUNSC - 19:42.6; 11. Katarina Grumman, APUNSC - 19:57.2; 12. Kinsey Denton, APUNSC - 20:08.0; 13. Kendall Stevens, AWS - 20:46.3; 14. Carlie...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-02-04/juneau-nordic-ski-team-competes-states
Sports
Finish in sight for restoration of historic aviation workhorse

...Slowly, rivet by painstaking rivet, a Grumman Goose with historic links to Ketchikan...north of town is unmistakably that of a Grumman Goose amphibious aircraft. This plane...It was the 157th of 345 Gooses built by Grumman Corp. at the company's Long Island...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112307/sta_20071123094.shtml
News
Aunt Claudia's Dolls museum

...collection of figures from Native areas of Alaska, Canada and Russia and a very large handmade model of a Alaska Costal Airlines Grumman Goose. Mary Ellen Frank's doll making studio, located with the museum, and local artist Jenna Gonzales Smith's botanical...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-03/aunt-claudias-dolls-museum
Art
Local Student Mathletes to Compete in State Math Contest

...Foundation, Triad Engineering, and Wince-Corthell-Bryson. The National Sponsors of MATHCOUNTS are Raytheon Company, Northrop Grumman Foundation, U.S. Department of Defense, National Society of Professional Engineers, CNA Foundation, Phillips 66, Texas...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-03-16/local-student-mathletes-compete-sta
Neighbors
On Site

...in anything related to mathematics.We traveled to Haines, Juneau, Kake, Ketchikan and Sitka.We rode the ferries and a Grumman Goose. I got seasick, airsick and homesick.I fell asleep with my eyes wide open in following seas in Dixon Entrance. I...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-09-03/site
Sports
Photo: Biggest 'duck' in Auke Bay

...the "GweDuck" lands in the waters of Auke Bay. Reminiscent of old military PBY's and their offshoots, the Grumman Goose and Grumman Widgeon, this one-of-its-kind-to-date aircraft is 35 feet long with a 52-foot wingspan and a 6...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-05-02/photo-biggest-duck-auke-bay
Local
Kodiak pilot - and his plane - a staple on Kodiak island

...decades.His airplane might be even better known. Harvey's Grumman Widgeon is one of a handful still flying in the United States...customers.In the 1950s, Widgeons and their larger cousin, the Grumman Goose, populated the skies above Kodiak Island.The Grummans...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-02-05/kodiak-pilot-and-his-plane-staple-kodia
State

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