Slack Tide: Construction, de-constructed

...bunch of other people meet their own Holy (Bleep) Season projects. Understand, despite nearly a decade in Alaska now, I hail from the suburbs of New York, where nobody built their own anything - except maybe a sundae at TCBY - and the only thing anyone...
Picture of Tennessee shooting emerges: 3-5 minutes of terror

...made his first stop at a military recruiting office about 7 miles away, sending recruiters there scrambling for cover from the hail of gunfire that left the front windows pocked with bullet holes. Abdulazeez never left the driver's seat, staying only briefly...
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What's in Bloom: Rogersia

...tropical feel in the garden without enduring the associated heat. These dramatic plants are members of the Saxifrage family and all hail from the cool, moist woodland streamsides of East Asia. The flower spikes can grow to 6 feet tall with Astilbe-like blossoms...
No joy in Rainville as Kings slip past Falcons 40-35

It was "Hail Mary," the "Immaculate Reception" and the old "Fumble Rooskie" all in one play on Friday night at Ketchikan's Esther Shea...
Thumbs up, Thumbs down for April 13, 2015

...before heavy blowing snow ruined the fun of more than 10,000 Alaskans.From Homer to Ketchikan, there was a rainy, snowy, hail-y mix of precipitation that reminded us that while this winter was mild, it was anything but dry. Thumbs down to border bungling...
Review: 'Fifty Shades of Grey'

...threatens to be not-terrible. Early on, Johnson has an adorable little drunk scene on the phone with Christian ("You hit the hail on the ned," she slurs), and you can almost see "Fifty Shades" veering off into Nora Ephron territory. Why can't all...
Empire Editorial: Concealed carry bill misses the mark

...on University of Alaska campuses needs marksman-like precision to be successful; the way it's proposed now - more like a hail of bullets - will cause problems in the long term.SB176, introduced by Sen. John Coghill, R-North Pole, via a legislative...
Opinion | AK legislature
Five honored at HAIL awards

...Honoring Alaska's Indigenous Literature (HAIL) awards, which honors indigenous educators...small weavings and collages. The first HAIL was organized in 2001 by a group called the...Honoring Alaska's Indigenous Literature, or HAIL.
Ravens top Broncos in double OT 38-35

...Somewhere up there in the all-time playoff archives near the "Hail Mary" by Staubach and the "Immaculate Reception" by Franco...quarterback Roger Staubach, who famously brought the term "Hail Mary" to football after his game-winning toss to Drew Pearson...
April 11, 1954: A date that will live in monotony

All hail the march of science. The cure for cancer or even the common cold eludes us, but we can now say definitively that we know the...


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