UAS' One Campus, One Book project announces fall events

...Steinbeck took with biologist Ed Ricketts in 1940 through the Gulf of California.As in previous years, the OCOB project will...together created one of the seminal surveys and texts about the Gulf of California, Sea of Cortez.Oct. 11, Douglas Public Library...
Around the nation in under 80 hours

...good weather is generally a bad thing - they are prepared to change course should hurricane systems become a problem along the Gulf Coast."We're not going to fly into a hurricane," Morey said. The last unique trip the pair made was flying from North...
Fall Arts Preview

...between scientist Ed Ricketts and writer John Steinbeck, who together created one of the seminal surveys and texts about the Gulf of California, "Sea of Cortez."Oct. 17: "Within the Silence": The story of the Japanese/American internment during...
Shell files revised Arctic offshore drilling plan

...drill a relief well in the event of damage from a blowout.Shell Gulf of Mexico Inc.'s revised plan calls for the return of the...aground off an island near Kodiak as it was being towed across the Gulf of Alaska in stormy weather.Shell chose not to drill during...
On the Trails: Beaked whales dive or surface too rapidly, before the body is prepared for the change.There are three species in the North Pacific/Gulf of Alaska waters (two of these have been subject to commercial whaling, near Japan). I will give the scientific names here...
Today in History

...In 1987, Academy Award-winning actor Lee Marvin died in Tucson, Arizona, at age 63.In 2005, Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast near Buras, Louisiana, bringing floods that devastated New Orleans. More than 1,800 people in the region died.Ten...
Southeast Unplugged

...Juneau to an anonymous point deep beneath the surface of the Gulf of Alaska. There, the cable joins another, slightly bigger...T-intersection, the cable would have one branch reaching out from the Gulf of Alaska to Lena Point, near Juneau.Access to WCI's network...
State | Local
Letter to the Editor: Vote 'Yes' on Tuesday

...would make good on it but then they spent about 20 years in court trying to avoid payments.BP's oil well blow-out in the Gulf of Mexico destroyed many jobs. BP promised to make good on it and are now in court fighting to avoid payments.We would not...
Waterfowl regulations for 2014 include good news for goose hunters

...regulations - are now split into separate categories, allowing hunters to take limits of each species. For example, in the Gulf Coast Zone where dark goose limits last season were a combined four birds per day, hunters this year can harvest four Canada...
Today in History

...other people - there were no survivors.Ten years ago: A stronger-than-expected Hurricane Charley roared ashore Florida's Gulf Coast as a dangerous Category 4 storm, resulting in at least 10 U.S. deaths. Hutu marauders raided a U.N. refugee camp...


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