The Forgotton Battle for Alaska: Part 2

...operations against Alaska and the west coast of Canada and the United States.Because of the Japanese loss at the Battle of Midway, the capture of the two Aleutian Islands was almost pointless. Instead of forming a link in a new forward-defense perimeter...
Alumnae clash as Falcons down Illineks 55-29

...full-court press while the Illineks responded with a half-court zone.Raebekkah Pratt-Clarke put the Illineks on the board midway through the first quarter, but University could manage just two more baskets in eight minutes of action.The Illineks played...
Minimum wage measure could boost bus driver pay

...would not see an immediate increase when the minimum wage increases. The law does not force employers to increase driver pay midway through a contract.Alaska voters by a margin of more than 2-1 approved Ballot Measure 3 on Nov. 4.The state minimum wage...
The forgotten battle for Alaska

...forward-defense line from the Aleutians through Midway, Wake, the Marshalls, Gilberts and...attention away from the planned attack on Midway Island. However, Japanese documents...agreed to conduct concurrently with the Midway operation. The seizure of Midway was...
Kodiak's Thomet places 15th at national meet

...27 Conner Mantz, SR, West, Sky View H.S., Smithfield UT11. 15:28 Joshua Collins, SR, West, Wasatch H.S., Midway UT12. 15:29 Thomas Pollard, SR, Midwest, Gilbert Junior-Senior H.S., Ames IA13. 15:32 Carter Blunt, JR, South...
CSU-Pueblo wins Division II football title

...defenses took center stage early. Neither team crossed midfield until late in the first quarter, and the game was still scoreless midway through the second.Both teams squandered chances, though. O'Donnell missed right on a 44-yard field-goal attempt...
James rallies Cavs past Raptors for 8th in a row

...Raptors 105-101 for its eighth straight victory.Toronto, which owns the best record in the Eastern Conference, went ahead midway through the first quarter, built the lead to 14 points late in the third and still led by 10 with about 8 minutes to play...
Chebet, Chepkirui win Honolulu Marathon

...women's race in 2:30:23. Chepkirui, the first woman from Kenya to win the Honolulu Marathon, took control of her race about midway through, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported.Chepkirui was followed by Lisa Nemec of Croatia, who finished in 2:31...
National Hockey League scoring briefs

...and 4-1 at the second intermission, but they were fired up midway through the game. Defenseman Keith Ballard was sent to a hospital...and Toronto topped Calgary.Toronto's Peter Holland scored midway through the first period, and Phil Kessel and Mike Santorelli...
Kenai's Ostrander wins Nike Cross Nationals

...that speed, it felt great."On the podium after the race, Ostrander characterized the race as an acceleration run, and midway through the race she accelerated from the pack along with junior Paige Hofstad of Texas and junior Fiona O'Keefe of California...


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