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Famed musher Attla dies at 81, Attla faced down numerous setbacks to his health, always finding a way to get back on the sled.He had open heart surgery in 2008, and he had hip replacement surgery in 2009.But after he was diagnosed with B-cell lymphoma, he declined...
Check for $1 is too little, too late

...take as long as two years.He had back surgery in May last year and he's due for another operation on his spine and heart surgery as well. "Some people think you're faking it, but you can't fake that," Stevanus said, lifting his shirt to...
Author, charity founder urged to come clean about his history

...The allegations pushed Mortenson to lock himself in his bedroom. He fought off depression and eventually underwent heart surgery. The Central Asia Institute lost most of its donors, with contributions plummeting from a high of about $22 million...
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The 28th Alaska Legislature in plain English

...MALPRACTICE ACTIONSDoctors can't be sued for saying sorry. If your doctor apologizes for leaving a sponge behind during heart surgery, it isn't an admission of guilt.HB 255UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMSIf you're a police officer and fly a drone...
BRH CEO talks disaster preparedness

...more competitive breast care program" and expanded cardiac services. "We're not realistically looking at open-heart surgery, but more diagnostics, rehabs and diagnostic catheterizations," Bill said. "I look at transports out of the ER...
Former first lady Barbara Bush remains hospitalized in Houston

...when her husband was president. Her son, George W. Bush, was the 43rd president.The Bush family matriarch had heart surgery in March 2009 for a severe narrowing of the main heart valve. She also was hospitalized in November 2008, when she...
Senate OKs gay rights bill

...Sessions, R-Ala., did not vote. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., a supporter of the bill, said his wife underwent heart surgery this week and he was unable to make the vote.____Follow Donna Cassata on Twitter at
Japanese climber, 80, becomes oldest to reach Everest summit

...the highest place on earth, one can never be happier," he said.Miura conquered the mountain despite undergoing heart surgery in January for irregular heartbeat, or arrhythmia, his fourth heart operation since 2007, according to his daughter...
Homer kids try entrepreneurship on 'Lemonade Day'

...they have committed half their proceeds to help their classmate and friend, Desmond VanLiere, who is recovering from heart surgery in Seattle.For the second year, 9-year-old Hannah Vance is taking Lemonade Day literally. She will be selling...
Sunday's NFL Capsules

...touchdowns, three to Demaryius Thomas, as he efficiently led the Broncos in their first game since coach John Fox had heart surgery. Fox, who was released from the hospital Friday, planned to watch the game on TV at his offseason home in Charlotte...


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