Joseph Washington Betit

...and Adjutant of the U.S. Army Arctic test center at Fort Churchill, Canada, from June, 1959, through June, 1961. As a major he was again assigned to the Pentagon and then as Adjutant General at Ft. Devens, Mass. Joseph and family moved to the Panama...
Salt Lake City elects first openly gay mayor amid setbacks

...setbacks last week to the LGBT community.The victory by Biskupski marked another milestone for LGBT people in Utah who have made major strides in recent years."Today is not just about making history," Biskupski said. "It is about people. It is about affecting...
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Fr. Thomas Lee Weise Jr.

...Weise's ministry at St. Rose's and St. Catherine's is noteworthy for the many friends he made in each town, along with the major building renovations and improvements he initiated and which were accomplished with the help and encouragement of parishioners...
Day shows major mettle, wins title that Woods won two majors by a combined 23 shots...five of the last six majors."As long as I am healthy...on the back nine in a major that cost him. Grace...lead in three straight majors without winning.It...the past with previous major finishes has definitely...
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Key Afghan city falls to Taliban in major government setback

...first time the insurgents have seized a major urban area since the 2001 U.S.-led...their control.The fall of Kunduz marks a major setback for government forces, who have...government forces managed to fend off a major Taliban assault in April, the start of...
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Second major oil company abandons Arctic exploration

Environmental groups are hailing the announcement that Norwegian oil giant Statoil is giving up on its oil and gas exploration in the Arctic Ocean north of Alaska. The reaction of the state's elected officials has been far different.
GCLL Majors host District Championships

...Juneau's Gastineau Channel Little League Majors Division enjoyed playoff battles at really deep with pitching," GCLL Majors manager Jeremy Ludeman said. "I think...throughout the regular season."The GCLL Majors are catcher/second base Brandt Hultberg...
Corporation to review consultant contract as end date nears

...the pending transfer of TransCanada Corp.'s interest in a major proposed gas project to AGDC, the corporation will re-evaluate...project, which the state is pursuing with the North Slope's major producers, is seen by many as key to Alaska's financial future...
Afghanistan finds only 36 percent view country positively

...Afghan soldiers and intelligence agents on Tuesday raided a major university in the eastern city of Jalalabad, arresting 27 students...percent margin of error.This year, Afghanistan is facing major political and security challenges after the withdrawal of international...
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Juneau Majors All-Stars top Ketchikan at Miller Field

...Juneau's Gastineau Channel Little League Majors and Juniors All-Stars both out-matched their opponents on Sunday.The Majors stopped Ketchikan 12-2 on Miller...For the second game in two days, the Majors All-Stars brought potent bats to...


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