Today is Sports History for Nov. 9

...55-14 rout of the Chicago Bears. Rodgers ties the NFL mark for TD passes in a half set by Oakland's Daryle Lamonica in 1969.2014 - Landon Donovan scores three goals and sets up Robbie Keane's goal, propelling the LA Galaxy into the Western...
Soggy conditions conceal record-breaking warm temperatures

...record highs on Friday as well. It was 64 degrees in Sitka and 67 in Ketchikan, marks that broke records set for that date in 1969.Temperatures receded from record territory on Sunday, which saw a high of 51 degrees in Juneau - five degrees below...
Harvey and Murphy lead Mets over Cubs

...regular season. And by connecting in his third consecutive postseason game, he matched a Mets record set by Donn Clendenon in 1969, the year he was World Series MVP."Saving the homers," Murphy joked. "If I knew what I was doing I would have hit...
Princeton economist wins Nobel

...committee.He becomes the sixth scholar affiliated with Princeton to win the Nobel in economics since it was first given in 1969."That lightning would strike me seemed like a very small probability event," Deaton said at a news conference at Princeton...
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3 share Nobel medicine prize for tropical disease drugs

...Medical Sciences.As a junior researcher, she was recruited by Chairman Mao's government to work on a military project in 1969 to find malaria drugs.She turned to herbal medicine to discover a new malarial agent in an extract from the sweet wormwood...
Nation and World
My Turn: Making a sustainable and responsible PFD

...create the Permanent Fund arose after the state spent $900 million from Alaska's first big lease sale at Prudhoe Bay in 1969. The money wasn't frittered away - it was spent on needed capital projects and programs such as the new Alaska Student...
Living her dream: Linda Rosenthal reflects on 30 years of Jazz & Classics

...way for them to establish a permanent home in Southeast.The Rosenthals arrived in Fairbanks the same year as Wright, in 1969. Paul had been to Alaska before ? his brother was living in Fairbanks at that time ? but Linda had not. The couple drove...
What's next for Kake's snapped totem pole?

...and of course, he had the blueprints of what the people wanted on the pole.And when the pole was finished, probably in 1969, elders from Kake went to see it. I know my grandfathers were up there and their wives and people went to Haines for...
Today In Sports History for June 5-6

...shy of her 30th birthday, becomes the oldest woman to win her first Grand Slam title since Ann Jones won at Wimbledon in 1969 at age 30.2010 - Drosselmeyer pulls off an upset in the Belmont Stakes, seizing the lead in the stretch and giving Hall...
Author celebrates magic of 'Bewitched'

...have power to do what we want to do with our lives."The classic series aired from 1964 to 1972. James, who was born in 1969, grew up watching it in reruns and became captivated with it. As a child, he recorded it on cassette tapes, taking...


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