Off the Beaten Path: Alaska blueberry tales

...information out there it's no wonder why so many people have perished, disappeared and been mauled. I just finished writing a hair-raising book documenting berry picker attacks called "Alaska Blueberry Tales." Not only will it entertain, horrify and...
Becoming Alaskan: It's all about the ride

...Once the keys to your sweet new ride are in hand, things really get fun. If you're lucky, it's just coffee stains and dog hair to contend with. On the other hand, you could spend your summer driving around in the rain with your hand out the driver's...
Federal charges including hate crimes for accused shooter

...year, a federal appeals court in Ohio overturned hate-crime convictions against Amish men and women accused in beard- and hair-cutting attacks against fellow Amish people who were thought to have defied the community leader. The court held that the...
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Police search for suspect who brandished gun, baseball bat

...the man, police said.The suspect is described as being a 5'8" male weighing 180 pounds. He had tan skin and short black hair, Sell said.If caught, he could be facing assault charges for placing the victim in fear of injury with a weapon.Anyone...
Court overturns some Blagojevich Senate-seat convictions

...After his arrest in December 2008, Blagojevich became the butt of jokes on late-night TV, including for his well-coiffed hair and his foul-mouthed rants on FBI wiretaps. The most notorious excerpt was one where he crows about the Senate seat: "I've...
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Teixeira homers in 8th, lifts Yankees over Mariners 2-1

...COPPER TOPRodney got a few laughs and stares when he strode into the Mariners clubhouse Sunday morning sporting a copper-colored hair do. Some of his beard was dyed, too. The colorful reliever said he's now called "El Rubio." When asked why he did it...
Jury quickly convicts theater shooter of murder

...romance with a mass murder that he believed would increase his personal worth.He snapped photos of himself with fiery orange hair and scrawled his plans for the massacre in a spiral notebook he sent his university psychiatrist just hours before the attack...
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Lawyers in theater shooting trial make final appeals to jury

...screens, King showed multiple images of Holmes as he appeared in his first court appearance, wide-eyed with shocking orange hair."I would ask you to do good, be strong, and do the right thing," King said. "He's not guilty by reason of insanity...
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FBI hair analysis problems reveal limits of forensics

...attacker and an FBI specialist testified that hair on her nightgown was consistent with hair on Odom's head.But DNA testing some 30 years later affirmed what Odom long had maintained: The hair wasn't his; neither was the semen left on a...
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2015 Juneau parade award winners

...Committee announced this year's award winners. They are:FloatsBest Commercial: 1st place, Alaska Dames Lilette Boutique/Hair by Tenpoya; 2nd place, The Salvation ArmyMost Alaskan: 1st place, Coeur Alaska Kensington/Hecla Greens Creek Mine; 2nd...


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