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Go fishing, get paid for it and eat well

...and down through rivers to the Gulf of Mexico and points south. Chris Fischer expects to pick up his father in the Ohio River city of Louisville, Ky., and drop him at his vacation home in Florida. "It's fishing, free diving and food...
Except for wildfires, Alaska cities meet federal air standards

...224 counties in 20 states. The counties were clustered mostly around Los Angeles, the California central valley, the Ohio River valley and major metropolitan areas such as Chicago, St. Louis, Atlanta and the mid-Atlantic region from New York...
This Day in History

...from 42 telephone callers in 26 states on a network radio call-in program moderated by Walter Cronkite. In 1997, the Ohio River rose to its highest level in a generation, flooding the Louisville, Ky., area. Tommy Lasorda, Nellie Fox and Willie...
Some bridge failures can't be avoided

...that bridge inspectors aren't perfect. They can completely miss critical flaws like those on Silver Bridge over the Ohio River that collapsed in 1967 and killed 46 people, or the Mianus River Bridge failure that claimed three lives in 1983. Both...
Rookie Bernard leads Bengals over Steelers 20-10

...couldn't agree on a restricted deal. The former NFL defensive player of the year took his scowl 300 miles down the Ohio River to a team that's trying to supplant the Steelers in the AFC North.Roethlisberger kept a safe distance from Harrison...
Juneau volunteer watches the birds and the stars

...Caring for animals comes naturally to Tiernan. He grew up on 30 acres of land surrounded by abandoned orchards near the Ohio River, in western Pennsylvania. ``As a kid, I grew up in what I consider the idyllic place,'' he said. ``We had...
The Interstate Highway System: A love story

...summer day when the air conditioner in the car just can't keep up. There is a county park on a ridge overlooking the Ohio River near Cincinnati where, for four dollars a carload, there is not only an outrageously fun water park, but a great children's...
Images from another time Ferry prepares for journey to Alaska, 1968

The state ferry E.L. Bartlett, built by Jeffboat in Jefferson, Ind., is shown on the Ohio River in 1968. The ferry made its first Alaska voyage from Valdez to Whittier on July 11, 1969. The ship served for many years in...


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