Post 25 opens state tournament with win

...25 looked like the best team in Alaska as play began Friday in the eight-team tourney on at Anchorage's Mulcahy Stadium."Oh my goodness it was a marathon," Juneau manager Andy Macaulay said. "And the weather was absolutely awful. Our boys are used...
Poet attempts to broaden the reach of his craft in unlikely places

...his manuscript onto a table, a woman wearing a white pearl necklace and a flower in her hair looks up from her poker game."Oh, my God! Really?" she gasps.Nearby, a man in a fedora turns to a local newspaper editor: "You better save some space...
Slack Tide: Local Jökul

...Having your softball game canceled due to glacial outburst flooding... Man, that would have made a perfect "Juneau Is..." Oh, well. Maybe next jear.Then, of course, you've got the whole bell-weather of global climate change aspect of the jökulhlaup...
Fledgling nation goes to war

...and attacked Fort Meigs near Perrysburg, Ohio. Americans successfully defended the fort...thereafter. Several other forts in the Ohio area were attacked but were fiercely defended...defeated at the battle of Put-in Bay in Ohio, thus causing Proctor to lose his ability...
Reindeer dogs from Alaska's cranky hot dog vendor

ANCHORAGE - There's no shortage of hot dog stands hawking that spicy, oh-so-Alaska treat, the reindeer dog, in downtown Anchorage. But only one of them has consistently long lines.M.A.'s...
Review: 'Lucy' won't stretch your brain capacity

...and basically the entire human experience, in 90 minutes. (Oh, plus a really cool car chase.)And here's another question...And really, why does she need to fly commercial to Paris?Oh yes, Paris. Lucy heads there to meet Professor Norman, an expert...
Eaglecrest board gives ice rink cold shoulder

...area and the rink are) very different facilities, operated in very different ways. It's not one of those things that's, 'Oh, gee, this makes all the sense in the world.'"Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee (PRAC) member Chris Mertl said that...
Long before 9/11, there was 1812

...Timbers near what is now called Waterville, Ohio, even though there was no clear winner...Native Americans gave up most of present day Ohio. Between 1803 and 1805, at least 30 million...threatened with a loss of support when the Ohio Gov. William Henry Harrison, believing...
Sports On TV

WEDNESDAY, JULY 23 AUTO RACING 6 a.m., FS1 - NASCAR, Truck Series, practice for Mudsummer Classic, at New Weston, Ohio 7:30 a.m., FS1 - NASCAR, Truck Series, final practice for Mudsummer Classic, at New Weston, Ohio 1 p.m.
The story behind Juneau's 'iron' throne

...end and end up spending the next day sleeping. I think what we always end up saying is, 'Oh wow, it was a really successful year.' And then I think, 'Oh my gosh, what are we going to do next year?'"The pressure may already be mounting for...


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