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Laws finishes Alaska Slam quest

...overall. The prior year, Laws posted a 33-hour, 4-minute time after battling exhaustion, nausea, bitter cold and hallucinations.On June 29, Laws started the third of the slam series, the Sluice Box 100 near Fairbanks at 7 a.m., finishing the...
Laws overcomes White Mountains 100-miler

Exhaustion, nausea, bitter cold and hallucinations. Those were just a few of the obstacles athletes faced...that I had to earn this. With six miles left, it was hallucinations and mirages. The trees were layered with snow that made...
Team Sheufelt kept cyclist on course

...really hot, I would tend to get sleepy," Sheufelt said. "The sleep deprivation was hard but at least I did not have any hallucinations."Food also was a serious consideration."My goal was to eat 8,000 calories a day," Sheufelt said. "I prefer to...
Another notch in their running belts

...placing 38th overall. The prior year, Laws posted a 33:4 time after battling exhaustion, nausea, bitter cold and hallucinations.Next up is the Resurrection Pass Trail 100 on Aug. 8 at the Resurrection Pass Trailhead in Hope. The race is primarily...
Laws prepares for Susitna 100 endurance run

...division for the second straight year. Laws posted a 33.4-hour time after battling exhaustion, nausea, bitter cold and hallucinations.The Sluice Box 100 on June 28, near Fairbanks, is a foot or bike race considered the toughest in the interior and has...
'Divergent' doesn't diverge from the YA formula

...herself Tris - as she discovers just how perilous her secret label is, experiences her deepest fears thanks to drug-induced hallucinations and uncovers a plan that endangers her and those she loves.The carefully constructed society is about to be upended by...
JPD seized $2M worth of drugs last year

...may not sound like much, but Sell said it has resulted in the most severe medical reactions in Juneau users, including hallucinations and aggressive behavior."It's extremely scary stuff," she said, adding that the dosage amount and chemical composition...
Woman becomes first to row solo from Japan to Alaska

...and battled cooling temperatures and increasing darkness.Outen also tweeted about whiteout fog and exhaustion-induced hallucinations in the final, treacherous miles to Adak, the newspaper reported.But for Outen, who has a biology degree from Oxford...
Black bear meal tasted good - but wasn't

...sensitive to sound. His eyes hurt.Then his wife found him in the bathtub in the middle of the night in the midst of a fever hallucination about snowmachine repair."I kept saying, 'I'm trying to figure this out, I almost got it figured out,'" he said...
On the Trails: Ergot

...on). Reproduction is often impaired. Another effect in mammals involves the nervous system, including incoherency, hallucinations, convulsions, seizure, unconsciousness, and even death. Severity of the poisoning is dose-dependent but also varies...


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