World track championships coming to U.S.

...held in nearby Portland.And it was a former University of Oregon runner and his track coach that started Nike in the early 1970s. Nike Inc.'s headquarters, outside Portland in Beaverton, are just up the road, providing a powerful incentive...
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Falcons' Hall to fly with Broncos

...teammates with Kenai senior Allie Ostrander, the three-time 4A Alaska state cross country champion and first Alaskan to win the Nike Cross Country Nationals. Hall dueled Ostrander through high school, and now they will battle for who gets the top bunk...
Kenai's Ostrander wins Nike Cross Nationals

...Ostrander is the first Alaskan to win Nike Cross Nationals, now in its 11th year...national prep cross-country championship.Nike Cross Nationals is one of two elite, national...Athletes typically do one or the other, but Nike Cross Nationals had six of the top 10 girls...
Fish skin leather used to create art

...centuries to make bags, shoes, and other useful items. Now fish skin leather is appearing on high-end products from Prada, Nike, and Dior. Commercially produced salmon leather is made in mass in Europe and Chile, but in Alaska, it's still made by...
Nike All-American Sandwiches recalled for possible Listeria contamination

Landshire has issued a recall for Nike All-American Sandwiches that may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.Alaska's Department of Environmental Conservation...
JDHS's Jackson competes at Nike Cross Nationals Northwest Regional

Twenty-eight of the top Alaska high school cross country running athletes and their teams competed in the Nike Cross Nationals Northwest Regional Running Championships this past weekend in Boise, Idaho. They qualified for this race at the...
Announcer Craig Sager returns from leukemia to NBA sideline

...arrival at the United Center.Best known for his outlandish outfits, Sager wore a red, black and gray plaid jacket and matching Nike shoes that sparkled in the dark for the occasion."Bulls colors," he explained.The 63-year-old Sager hadn't worked...
Where the world ends up when the ocean spits it out

...left sometimes bewildering things in the water - thousands of fly swatters emblazoned with sport team logos. Rubber duckies. Nike shoes.The Sitka Sound Science Center has been involved with marine debris removal since 2010, though O'Connell and others...
JDHS' Francis qualifies for the Nike Nationals

...placed fifth in the open division at the Nike Team Northwest Regionals Saturday in Boise...grab the final individual invitation to Nike Team Nationals in Portland on Dec. 6...was three seconds behind second place." Nike will fly Francis out to nationals in Portland...
JDHS pair to hoof at Nike Regionals

...the Northwest's best high school competition Saturday at the Nike Team Northwest Regionals in Boise, Idaho. JDHS junior Leah...rainbow. Her winning time last fall did not qualify her for Nike Team Nationals, as only members of competing teams were allowed...


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