Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France

...efforts to halt use of drugs and other performance-enhancers, such as through the biological passport program, few cycling observers believe the pack is fully clean.Many naysayers may argue that Nibali was the best of the riders still in this Tour. Colombia's...
Master carver urges young artists to do their formline 'homework' right. And that's my goal, to bring that to light."Price said as a student of Northwest Coast art, he began as an observer. He cleaned wood chips, made coffee and watched the experts. Eventually, he was able to start doing some painting. He...
Untangling Southeast Alaska's fisheries

...portrait of the industry, filtered through the voices of the individuals who work in it, and through Compton's narration as an observer.Compton said the fishing industry is the perfect place to gather Alaskans' stories."Just the nature of the fishery draws...
Parents raw over kids' paddling

...classmates didn't get away, however, and were taken to another location and beaten with a wooden paddle by upperclassmen while observers watched."That was pretty horrible," the parent said.A parent of one of the boys paddled sent a photo of her son's...
Council revamps observer program

...will shift control of observer deployment from boat...year, the additional observers will be deployed have 100 percent observer coverage and they operate...about $400 or more per observer (some large catcher-processors must carry multiple observers). Under the new program...
Volunteer weather observer recognized after 30 years

A longtime weather observer was recognized this month for more...surface temperatures for the Cooperative Observer Program's Auke Bay site from 1979...effort." Although Wing became primary observer of the local site in 1979, he also...
NOAA observer fined for sexual harassment

...environment for another observer. Benjamin Michlig also can't work as a NOAA observer for 10 years. The Kodiak...sexually harassing the observer while the two shared a...bunkhouse in September 2008. Observers collect catch and bycatch...
Kodiak fisherman sentenced for threatening an observer threatening a fisheries observer, U.S. Attorney Karen Loeffler...interactions with fisheries observers. He will also serve 100 hours...Scott saw the fisheries observer assigned to his vessel attempting...stated that if he saw the observer in town, not acting in her...
Regional News
Author, poet Maya Angelou dies at 86

...Forest University where Angelou taught, told The Charlotte Observer years ago. "She had a way of bringing an audience very much...might liberate me, and might liberate others," she told the Observer in 1994. "I have a file in my office filled with letters...
Review: Scarlett Johansson mesmerizes in 'Under the Skin'

...operation, appearing and disappearing. A strange scene on a desolate stretch of shoreline captures Johansson's status as observer, other, focused solely on her mission, unmoved by the drama unfolding around her.The character's turning point comes...


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