Longest-serving JPD officer retires

...week in good fun.The longest serving officer before Haight was Mel Personnett, a former police chief who was a lieutenant when...with the JPD and Personnett for the capitol building."I saw Mel there and I told him, 'Guess what?'" Haight said. "He...
Country star Pam Tillis to perform Monday

...Fairbanks.Tillis, a former CMA Female Vocalist of the Year and a member of the Grand Ole Opry, grew up in Nashville. Daughter of Mel Tillis, she has released a dozen albums over the course of her career, the most recent being "Dos Divas," released with...
Nothing more than an act of love Day 3 of the NFL draft tells us we still have plenty of work to do in raising awareness about early-childhood exposure to Mel Kiper, but that'ss a different issue.)To paraphrase: What am I supposed to tell my kid when he sees that?It is a pertinent...
David Hunsaker receives honorary doctorate, to give commencement speach

...Yup'ik people in Toksook Bay. He has worked with such legendary filmmakers as Norman Jewison, Julie Taymor, Carroll Ballard, Mel Gibson, the late Tony Scott, Roger Donaldson, and Leonardo DiCaprio. Hunsaker was adopted by Austin Hammond, Sr., of Haines...
Mel's back - and he's still got it the last movie that hit theaters with Mel Gibson's name on the marquee. Gibson', it has been a while. Since then, Mel's certainly been in the headlines from...talented enough to make you forget about "Mel Gibson" and just enjoy the character he's...
NTSB releases state trooper helicopter crash documents

...pages of documents released Monday draws no conclusions as to the cause of the crash of the Eurocopter AS350 B3 that killed pilot Mel Nading, Alaska State Trooper Tage Toll and snowmobiler Carl Ober on March 30, KTUU-TV reported. A report is expected later...
Text of Gov. Parnell's address

...Tom Madole? Trooper Tage Toll? Pilot Mel NadingWe also witnessed the courage of...grief, she went to the memorial service for Mel Nading, the Public Safety Helo-1 pilot...with her arm around Denise Nading during Mel's service, to show her love and support...
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A little blue home for the Thunder Mountain Big Band

...businessman all his life, as well as a musician for the past 75 years, took over the Thunder Mountain Big Band - formerly the Mel Flood Big Band - about 20 years ago when Flood headed South, conducting band practices in a space in "Big Blue," the building...
Dinner with Falstaff

...Ryan Conarro? "Despite his repugnant personal life, Mel Gibson's 'Hamlet' was my first really enjoyable Shakespearian...helped in large part by a young Helena Bonham Carter as Ophelia in Mel Gibson's 'Hamlet.' What? I was 16. I liked my women angsty...
Coen brothers' 'Inside Llewyn Davis' doesn't miss a beat

...patch. He lost his singing partner to suicide and is trying to make it as a single artist, which prompts a fruitless visit to Mel Novikoff (named for a celebrated San Francisco exhibitor but modeled on Folkways Records' Moe Asch and nicely played by Jerry...


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