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KSM Pt. 2: A river runs through it, and that's the problem

...Mine has been leaching acid mine drainage into the Tulsequah River, which flows into the Taku River, since it closed in 1957. Though a recent study found the drainage is not having a significant negative impact on the Taku's fish, the fact...
KSM part III: 'A perfect storm' for mining push?

...million tons of tailings over its 8-10 year life as it reprocesses two previously mined mineral deposits. The mine closed in 1957 and has been leaking acid into the Tulsequah River, which flows into the Taku River, since its closure. There was a brief...
Floyd Dryden Middle School students to present 'West Side Story'

...Story" was inspired by the story of "Romeo and Juliet," a text that is required ninth grade reading. First produced in 1957, the musical featured a libretto by Arthur Laurents, music by Leonard Bernstein, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, and conception...
A conversation with Herbert Siguenza

...situations that I was able to manipulate and carve into a fictional weekend. What would happen if you were to visit Picasso in 1957 in the south of France? So, I don't consider it a play, I consider it an experience. I wanted the audience to feel...
Former Alaska territorial governor dies at 94

...served three terms in the Alaska Territorial Legislature in the 1950s before Eisenhower appointed him territorial governor in 1957 at the age of 38.Stepovich resigned a year later for an unsuccessful bid for U.S. Senate.Besides law and politics...
Body of former governor returned to Fairbanks

...94-year-old former governor died last Friday at a San Diego hospital. He was appointed by President Eisenhower as governor in 1957, a position he held for a year before resigning.A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Feb. 28 at Sacred Heart Cathedral...
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Today In Sports History

...point-shaving scandal, Long Island University drops basketball and all other intercollegiate sports. LIU revives basketball in 1957.1971 - En route to a record 76-goal season, Boston's Phil Esposito becomes the first player to score his 50th goal...
Death notice: Richard John Newton

...Richard and Henrietta Newton, served as officers in the Salvation Army.Dick graduated from Juneau-Douglas High School in 1957 and attended Oregon State University before serving in the military, retiring as a Major. During his military career...
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Nelson Mandela, 20th century colossus, dies at 95

...daughter died in infancy, a son was killed in a car crash in 1970 and another son died of AIDS in 2005. The couple divorced in 1957 and Evelyn died in 2004. Mandela began his rise through the anti-apartheid movement in 1944, when he helped form the...
Palestinian ambassador in Prague killed in blast residence - also in the new complex.The explosion occurred in the ambassador's residence.Al-Jamal was born in 1957, in Beirut's Sabra and Shatilla refugee camp. His family is originally from Jaffa in what is now Israel.He joined...


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