Behind the camera

...their research, both Thomas and Pegues have both helped to create a fuller picture of who Kayamori was and what his work might mean in the context of history.Thomas, a librarian and journalism instructor at South Puget Sound Community College in Olympia...
Swofford shuts down Dimond West runs, walked one and struck out seven batters."I pitched pretty good," Swofford said. "I could have done better, I mean you can always do better. It was nice to pitch to contact instead of trying to get everyone out. Nice to trust my defense...
First comes housing

...55 people surveyed were - a person must have a substance addiction, a mental illness, and a major health problem. All three mean a person is three to four times more likely to die on the streets, Ciambor said."It's a really traumatized subpopulation...
Eaglecrest board gives ice rink cold shoulder

...but it also has some risks to the broader community."Asking empowered boards to increase revenues at the facilities could mean increasing costs to use the facilities. This could "price out" some of the rink's and pools' users, Kiehl said."We...
Reindeer dogs from Alaska's cranky hot dog vendor

...many locals also think his is the best of several carts on the avenue, precisely because of his antics."If you think I'm mean, that's fine because it'll get you through the line quicker," Anderson said. "Then they can get their food and go back...
McIlroy builds 6-shot lead at British Open

...challenge for McIlroy might be to avoid looking ahead. It was hard. Asked what it would mean to be one major away from a Grand Slam at 25, McIlroy said, "It would mean a lot of hype going into Augusta next year.""I'd be in pretty illustrious company...
Public Libraries' Summer Reading Program book review winners, week six

...of Friends" by Susan Walley.She wrote, "One fascinating part of this book is that she forgave the girl after she was so mean to her." Lily Malander, age 10, won a Mount Roberts Tram pass.She read "Hallie's Horrible Handwriting" by Valerie Tripp...
Making clothes from castoffs

...a recent interview with The Associated Press. "I noticed that there were a lot of things that really weren't that bad. I mean, they were still bad, but they could be reworked."On her blog,, Owens shows a step-by-step...
Ice cave collapse

...especially dangerous during the summer months when higher temperatures speed up the melting of the glacier, but that doesn't mean the caves should be explored even during the cold winter months, Neary said."That's the bottom line - this is a hole under...
State | Local
Alaskans taking risks with sex

...easily treated with one dose of antibiotic, but the stealthy infection can take a real toll."Having no symptoms doesn't mean it's benign," Jones said.Women have it worst with chlamydia, with potential for Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, and a high...


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