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Prosecutors dismiss case against woman who freed eagle from trap

...the bird from the traps, which she said were so strong she couldn't even push one side down with both hands to release the jaws."I had to actually stand on two sides of it while holding the eagle up out of the way and bounce up and down a little bit...
Lab results pending for seals found covered in oil

...of Alaska Fairbanks marine advisory program, said she hasn't heard back yet about other samples that were sent in from the jaws and face areas.Sheffield is a member of a local team trying to determine the source of the oily substance on the seals. She...
On the Trails: Rambling

...recent ones. However, the bruins (probably) were still around, because a few days later I found two fresh-looking lower jaws of coho lying in the middle of the trail (and they had not been there on our earlier walk). Of course in the water there was...
Battling jaws: Super Bowl players sling some smack

...Atlanta Falcons didn't practice Tuesday - who needs to practice five days before the Super Bowl? - so players exercised their jaws instead at media day. A pair of motormouths took charge: Buchanan for the Atlanta Falcons, Shannon Sharpe for the Denver Broncos...
Hot-rod crash results in felony conviction

...the time.Both Maake and his passenger, cousin Siaosi Maake, also in his 20s, had to be extricated from the car with the "jaws of life" device. Both were taken to the hospital, but Siaosi Maake required further medical care. He was medevaced to Harborview...
Dan Olsen's orca Wildlife Wednesday

...mammals.The split in diet is likely what drove the difference in types, he said.Transients tend to have "more robust" jaws and skulls. "They're better at ramming things," he said. "If transients echolocate, we don't know."If you see a smaller...
Woman run over in parking garage

...a 2013 Ford Expedition traveling in the opposite direction. Both drivers had to be extricated from their vehicles with the "jaws of life," Kalwara said.Police said Ritter did not sustain any injuries and was cleared at the scene. The 73-year-old...
Not safe in the water

When Peter Benchley wrote "Jaws," when Steven Spielberg turned it into...unintended consequences that would follow. "Jaws" intensified the public's already...Dreyfuss, who starred in the movie "Jaws," is the founder of The Dreyfuss Initiative...
U.S. Mint circulates new Alaska quarters

ANCHORAGE - Alaska commemorative quarters featuring a grizzly bear with a salmon in its jaws were put into circulation Monday by the U.S. Mint. "Every coin is awesome but Alaska's is particularly awesome," said...
Health officials confirm Alaska mumps case

...a doctor after she suffered headaches, jaw pain and trismus, which can mean lockjaw or muscle spasms in the jaw, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported...and after the patient begins to experience jaw tightness or spasms. It can be transferred...


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