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Hawthorne Peak

...miles and was at 4,009'. The summit is 4,210' and I was less than 500 yards away. I sat on a flat rock, ate a little food, and took a good rest for the first time since I'd started four hours ago. I thought about it and decided I didn't...
Better not to fuss about diction - go for the croissants

...settled in to enjoy the hospitality of British Airways. My son, Shane, fell into a state of semi-hibernation, taking little food or drink, never leaving his seat during the 10-hour flight to London. That would require breaking eye contact with...
Hikers rescued after journey into the wild "Into the Wild." Troopers said the two were not prepared for an extended hike, with only street clothes and a little food. The "magic bus" gained fame after a young adventurer Christopher McCandless hiked out to it and died in an adventure...
On Independence Day, George Washington's warning

...had to fight the English up close - real close ... in freezing weather ... sweltering hot weather ... with very little food ... too few supplies ... and a lack of manpower. Long before Winston Churchill came along, the colonial troops...
A happy Thanksgiving for local charities flush with food

...said. "When we started out, we were hesitant."Sims said last Wednesday that she was "a little scared" by how little food the drive had brought in by that point, but expressed optimism that donors in the community would pull through (http...
Fairbanks geologists recall mountain rescue

...came down, I was bouncing in and out of the initial stages of hypothermia," Gillis said. "I was conscious of how little food I had. I tried not to eat during the day and eat at night so I'd have something to fuel myself."On Monday morning...
Alaska Digest adventurer. Many Alaskans, however, were scornful of McCandless' hike into unfamiliar territory with little food and no compass or map. Filming also took place earlier in July in Astoria, Ore., and Carthage, S.D. There also...
January junkets find pink clams, fresh tracks

...predation by birds. Macomas can regenerate their siphons, particularly if their food is abundant. But if there is little food for the clams, they are more likely to crawl on the surface, where the predation risk is high. Did these windrows...
My Turn: Commercial use versus personal use in question

...fishermen, not the charter or other commercial guys, have a priority zone where we have a fighting chance to get a little food. I suggest a 20-mile zone around each of Juneau's harbors. I also suggest that a "donut" be created for the...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Riveras was allowed to see her son Pablo for only a few minutes before he was taken away. She said she had been given little food for 10 days before being presented with the final documents relinquishing her son. ``I could hardly read them. I...


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