Today in Sports History: Oct. 4

1895 - Horace Rawlins wins the first U.S. Open at the Newport Golf Club in Newport, R.I. Rawlins beats Willie Dunn with 36-hole total of 173.1927 - John Longden rides the first official winner of his career, named Hugo K. Asher, in...
Washington state suspends operations of duck tour company

...the housing.Its other affiliates and licensees - in Philadelphia; Stone Mountain Park, Georgia; Branson, Missouri; and Newport, Kentucky - had all complied, the company said."We had no reason to believe that Seattle had not complied with the bulletin...
Nation and World
Lobsters shifting north; ocean warming blamed

...year. But more and more of those lobsters will come from the north rather than local waters.Robert Bradfield, a former Newport, Rhode Island, lobsterman, is among those who have gotten out of the business because of the declining catch.Bradfield...
Not For Web
Toxic algae blooming in warm water from California to Alaska

...first leg of the survey, mostly in California waters. On Wednesday, researchers plan to continue monitoring the sea between Newport, Oregon, and Seattle. The vessel will then go to Vancouver Island, wrapping up in early September. Another research ship...
Police & Fire for Sunday, Aug. 15, 2015

...Sweetheart Creek for failing to log personal-use sockeye salmon.? On Aug. 8, Alaska Wildlife Troopers cited Karsun Newport, 38 of Juneau, in Gilbert Bay near Sweetheart Creek for failing to log personal-use sockeye salmon.? On Aug. 9, Alaska...
Rainball Softball Awards

...Liquor); Womens - Danielle Larson (Imperial).Fastest Base Runners: Mens - Lonnie White (Ernies); Womens - Katie Hagen (Rock City).Corn Hole Bean Bag Throw Tournament Champs: Jeremy Shakespeare & Karsun Newport (McGivneys).
Trial begins in fight over control of oldest national synagogue

...the 250-year-old Touro Synagogue in Newport. On one side is Congregation Jeshaut...Washington wrote to the Jewish community in Newport that is considered an important pledge...since it was dedicated in 1763," the Newport congregation's lawyer, Gary Naftalis...
Regional News
Get to know NOAA: Summertime tours kick off again at TSMRI

...square foot facility is the largest fisheries research laboratory among NOAA laboratory operations which are also located in Newport, Oregon; Seattle, and in Alaska: Juneau, Kasitsna Bay, and Kodiak. NOAA is offering free tours of TSMRI each weekday...
Scientists breed Arctic fish as they study ocean warming

...2012. They loaded the cod into small, breathable bags and flew them to the Alaska Fisheries Science Center laboratory in Newport, Oregon. The lab is set up to chill natural seawater from the Pacific.Initial studies focused on growth of juvenile Arctic...
Sports on TV

...European PGA Tour, Wales Open, first round, part II, at Newport, Wales10 a.m., TGC - Tour Championship, first...European PGA Tour, Wales Open, second round, part I, at Newport, WalesMAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL11:30 a.m., MLB - Teams TBA4...


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