Today in History

...Engineering Society in New York.On this date:In 1066, Normans under William the Conqueror defeated the English at the Battle of Hastings.In 1586, Mary, Queen of Scots, went on trial in England, accused of committing treason against Queen Elizabeth I...
Hastings wins post

WASHINGTON - Rep. Doc Hastings of Washington state will be the top...when Congress convenes in January. Hastings, who was just elected to his in a corruption investigation. Hastings, 67, of Pasco, Wash., served...
Cooling weather helps crews gain on Interior Alaska wildfires

...wildfires over the weekend. Both the Hastings fire in the Chatanika area and the East...weekend for the crews on the fire," Hastings fire spokesman Jim Schwarber said...not have it run away from us." The Hastings fire is estimated at about 36 square...
Junior Female Basketball Cruises Past Nunavut

WHITEHORSE, Yukon ? Taylor Hastings scored a game-high 18 points and Nicole Forrey posted a double-double...Martinez and Kim Duffield, who had 14 and 10 points, respectively. Hastings and Forrey both tied for a game-high four assists as well...
Young: Act would help 'job creation'

House Natural Resources Committee Chairman Doc Hastings and Alaska's Rep. Don Young announced the Alaskan Energy for American Jobs Act on Friday.The Act would "open the Arctic National...
Crews gain ground on Alaska wildfires, continue battling blaze inching toward oil pipeline

...the trans-Alaska oil pipeline northwest of Fairbanks. The Hastings Fire was among 43 active fires the Alaska Interagency Coordination...gaining ground in battling some wildfires around the state. The Hastings fire initially threatened cabins near the Chatanika River...
The death penalty is a moral issue

...regard to the AP article printed in the March 7 Empire, "In hard times, executions become question of cost," by Deborah Hastings. The death penalty is a moral issue, not a "question of cost." The primary scope of any penalty is to redress the disorder...
Firefighters intensify efforts to keep Alaska blaze away from homes, oil pipeline

...more than a dozen homes and the trans-Alaska oil pipeline, a fire official said. Nineteen fire crews were assigned to the Hastings Fire and were burning vegetation and other fuels in order to starve the fire in case it makes a run for the subdivision and...
Not as bad as last year, but blazes burn up central Alaska as they near pipeline, buildings

...fires the Alaska Interagency Coordination Center reported Saturday morning. AICC spokesman Bernie Pineda said the blaze in Hastings, just northeast of Fairbanks, was fueled by strong winds late Friday. The blaze began with a lighting strike Monday and...
Thanks for the 35th annual Folk Fest

...Wendy Girven, Rainee Godwin, Jim Grammel, Grace, Skip Gray, Andy Grossman, Stephanie Harold, Caroline Hassler, Kim Hastings, Pat Harris, John Hatton, Heather Haugland, Pat Hawes, Tripp Henderson, Hiram Henry, Pat Henry, Heritage Café, Heritage...


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