Beverly Elysee Jones

...became a formal war zone the army and the territorial government "encouraged" nonessential family members (when possible) to head to the Lower 48. Beverly decided to become "essential", as she wanted to remain with her father during this "crazy time...
Alaska Science Forum: Water fountains on the tundra

While tightroping on tussock heads in a bog off the Chandalar River, two companions and I heard a waterfall. Strange.Looking through binoculars, we saw a knee-high...
England beats Germany 1-0 in extra time to finish 3rd

...catch the ball, Potter leaped and got her head on it. The ball caromed toward the goal...facing the net and kicked it back over her head inches before it crossed the line.Bardsley...etched in my mind of Steph's leg above her head, practically touching the crossbar...
Parenting reflections

...service opportunities in our town or by posting service opportunities for groups and organizations that you are aware of. As we head into summer, there are a lot of children with a lot of time on their hands. This summer will be a crossroad for some of them...
An old tool in new packaging the ground and tried to take her holstered weapon. The other officer, Sgt. Chris Burke, punched and hit the man in the head until he was able to get him off of Horn."If you're trying to pull someone's gun out, that's getting to the level of...
Pure Sole: Run your mountain Juneau

...patriotic decor, apartments above them had windows open with heads and flags jutting out like knights with lances drawn.A dance...decades.I bet archeologists in remote lands are scratching their heads over cave paintings that show a strange white-haired, fair...
On the Trails: Out and about in mid-June

...the midst of the cottonwoods, alders, and willows, and there we saw a chestnut-backed chickadee, perched just over our heads. It took a surprising interest in my cap, approaching it from front, side, and back and looking closely at it. I have no...
Today In Sports History for July 3

...the No. 1 ranking from the Spaniard on July 4, extends his mastery over Nadal this season with a fifth straight head-to-head victory.2014 - Eugenie Bouchard defeats French Open runner-up Simona Halep 7-6 (5), 6-2 to become the first...
Swimming to altitude

...There is something surprisingly satisfying about putting my head down and pushing up through the brush. The higher I go the more...even much harder to navigate through. This is when I put my head down, maybe even get down on all fours, and "swim" higher...
This year's pallet bonfire still anyone's guess

...viewed it on Reddit. It also made the rounds on Facebook and Imgur.The year before, they built a crowned Statue of Liberty head buried in the sand, a reference to the 1968 movie Planet of the Apes. The year before that, they did the Eye of Sauron for...


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