Juneau sandlot player 'mining' baseballs in the valley

...summers on the baseball diamonds in Alaska and then heading south for more baseball action in the winters.Greely, who AWC, is involved heavily in the Matadors' from the Bronx, one from Indiana, New Mexico, California, Arizona...
Today in sports history

...victories faster than any team in NBA history, beating the Minnesota...50-6) reach 50 victories in 56 games, one better than the...76ers who started 50-7.1998 - Indiana's 124-59 victory over Portland marks the first time in the NBA's 51-year history...
Scientists witness carbon dioxide trapping heat in air

...Scientists have witnessed carbon dioxide trapping heat in the atmosphere above the United States, chronicling human-made climate change in action, live in the wild.A new study in the journal Nature demonstrates...
Today in sports history for Thursday, Feb.26

...Glenn Cunningham sets a world indoor records in 1500-meter race at the AAU nationals at...Madison Square Garden. Cunningham finishes in 3:48.4.1960 - Dave Jenkins of the...skating gold medal at the Winter Olympics in Squaw Valley, Calif.1968 - Thirty-two...
Asia-bound cargo ship held in Alaska harbor amid inquiry

...seafood to take back to Asia has been detained in an Alaska harbor amid an environmental crimes...the 600-foot Lindavia when it stopped in Dutch Harbor, the Alaska Dispatch News...long the vessel and the crew will be held in the harbor. Sometimes vessel operators...
Tobacco is target of new antismoking push in Legislature A pair of bills gathering support in the Alaska Legislature promise significant changes to limits on tobacco smoke in the 49th state.HB40, sponsored by Rep...R-Soldotna, would prohibit smoking in public places, restaurants and bars across...
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Asia-bound cargo ship held in Dutch Harbor cleared to leave

...cargo ship that has been held two weeks in Alaska amid a federal environmental crimes...which will allow the ship to leave the port in Dutch Harbor, probably within a few days...agreement, a portion of the crew will remain in Alaska while the investigation continues...
Bethel man arraigned on murder charge in death of girlfriend

...drinking, and he left her decomposing body in the apartment.Mark Charlie II appeared...evidence tampering charges filed against him in the death of LeeAnn Berlin, 26, KYUK-FM...Davis reported smelling a "strong odor" in the apartment. She then found Berlin's...
Earl Lloyd, first black player in NBA, dies

Earl Lloyd, the first black player in NBA history, died Thursday. He was 86...provide details.Lloyd made his NBA debut in 1950 for the Washington Capitals, just...Virginia State President Brian Hemphill said in a statement. "When Earl stepped out on...
Bush Caucus hears need for water, sewer work in rural Alaska

...There is a total of about $900 million in needed water and sewer work throughout rural...projects intended to cut costs and improve life in rural Alaska and work that remains to be...lower costs, he said.For water treatment in Akhiok, the consortium built a modular...


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