Exxon Valdez spill effects linger

ANCHORAGE - Before the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010 in the Gulf of Mexico, there was the Exxon Valdez disaster in Alaska, at the time the nation's largest oil...
Sports On TV

Tuesday, March 11MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL3 p.m., ESPN - Horizon League, championship, teams and site TBD3 p.m., ESPN2 - Northeast Conference, championship, teams and site TBD5 p.m...
Fun tournament, cloudy future for NCAA

...Dallas.Big as March Madness and the Final Four have become, they're not big enough to blot out the storm clouds on the horizon. The NCAA has issues looming - among them, the possible unionization of players and a lawsuit challenging the NCAA's ban...
This is Africa: A semester in Botswana

...of deserts and cattle. It is flat as a pancake, save the few 500-foot-tall isolated rock islands scattered about the horizon. The Southeastern third of the country is surrounded by the largely inhospitable Kalahari Desert, while the eastern border...
Austerman: Talks underway on pensions

...table, including possible contribution increases by municipalities, a proposal from Gov. Sean Parnell and extending the time horizon for payments.He said there needs to be a hard look at and some kind of understanding between the state, municipalities and...
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My Turn: Lesson of Exxon Valdez: Don't trust oil industry safety assurances

...November 19, 2009, just five months prior to the Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, when representatives of the...don't cause spills." Three weeks later, the Deepwater Horizon exploded, causing the largest accidental oil spill in history...
Sports on TV

...Open, men's and women's championship matches, at Indian Wells, Calif.WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL9 a.m., ESPNU - Horizon League championship game, Wright State at Green Bay11 a.m., ESPNU - Northeast Conference championship game, Robert Morris...
No man left behind

...views of the Tongass National Forest, as it dipped its weary appendages into Taku Inlet to the east and various peaks and the horizon to the north, enticed me to continue.Moving along a ridge we could see Gold Fork flowing beneath us into the lengthy Carlson...
What's the best way to defrost a frozen turkey?

With Thanksgiving on the horizon, the UAF Cooperative Extension Service has released a four-minute YouTube video to demonstrate methods for even procrastinating...
Eaglecrest will see exciting improvements in 2014 mountain is once again enjoying lots of activity and support from the community, and there are positive prospects on the horizon.Last fall's Ski-town Throwdown sponsored by Powder Magazine started the season off with a bang. It was announced in...


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