Canadians, Americans, call for safer tailings storage in BC

...Ministry of Energy and Mines issued an "interim operating" permit for a wet-tailings facility at the Red Chris mine in northwestern B.C., in the headwaters of the transboundary Stikine River, an important river both culturally and for Southeast Alaskan...
World track championships coming to U.S.

...event is finally headed to the country that has been the dominant force in the sport.The small Oregon city of Eugene, a northwestern town steeped in American track history and the home of the University of Oregon, was awarded the 2021 world athletics championships...
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Today In Sports History for April 24-25

...five 3-pointers against the Bucks gives him 322 for his career, two more than Reggie Miller.2014 - In a historic vote, Northwestern University football players casts secret ballots on whether to form the nation's first union for college athletes - a decision...
Today In Sports History for Thursday, March 26

...could revolutionize a college sports industry worth billions of dollars, a federal agency says that football players at Northwestern University can create the nation's first union of college athletes. Peter Sung Ohr, the regional director of the National...
Little impact on Ambler road caribou

ANCHORAGE - A new road running about 200 miles to northwestern Alaska's Ambler Mining District will displace only a small amount of high-quality winter habitat used by the region's huge...
Sports On TV for March 20

...Lexington, Ky.; Washington vs. Miami, at Iowa City; Northwestern vs. Arkansas, at Waco, Texas.10:30 a.m., ESPN2...vs. Tulane, at Durham, N.C.; American at Iowa; Northwestern St. at Baylor.1 p.m., ESPN2 - Regional coverage...
Today In Sports History for March 17

...Swiss man since Hans Gerschwiler in 1947.2006 - Jermaine Wallace hits a fadeaway 3-pointer with a split second left, and Northwestern State pulls off a shocker with a furious rally, beating No. 3 seed Iowa 64-63 in the first round of the NCAA tournament...
Sports On TV for Thursday, March 12.

...round, Houston vs. Tulane, at Hartford, Conn.2:30 p.m., ESPN2 - Big Ten Conference, second round, Indiana vs. Northwestern, at Chicago2:30 p.m., NBCSN - Atlantic 10 Conference, second round, St. Bonaventure vs. Saint Joseph's, at...
Announcer Craig Sager returns from leukemia to NBA sideline

...pneumonia. He is cleared to resume his usual schedule and does so not far from Batavia, Illinois, where he's from, and Northwestern, his alma mater."I can't say this has been any great revelation that turned me into a different person," Sager said...
Talking with Ketchikan's King, John Brown

...teaching degree at Seattle Pacific.Brown coached and taught in Ketchikan for four years after college, coached eight years at Northwestern and then returned to Ketchikan to care for his ailing father."My whole thing was that I wanted to get through school and...


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