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Airlines try to save time with speedier boarding process

...get families seated together more quickly.Airlines have tinkered with different boarding systems almost since the days of Orville and Wilbur Wright, who tossed a coin to decide who would fly first aboard their biplane. Plenty of people have offered ideas...
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Today In Sports History for June 15

...1957 - Dick Mayer beats defending champion Cary Middlecoff by seven strokes in a playoff to win the U.S. Open.1969 - Orville Moody edges Deane Beman, Al Geiberger and Bob Rosburg by one stroke to capture the U.S. Open.1970 - Shirley Englehorn...
Mitch Seavey is first Iditarod musher to reach Ruby

...checkpoint at 6:13 p.m. Wednesday.For being first to Ruby, he received a "spirit mask" created by Bristol Bay artist Orville Lind and a $500 credit on PenAir.He was followed in by his son, defending champion Dallas Seavey, two minutes later...
Panel talks to fish board nominees, asks about salmon

...he sees them as important to Kenai Peninsula communities.The committee also considered the governor's other appointee, Orville Huntington.Huntington, a Huslia resident, is generally considered a representative of subsistence-fishing interests and...
Anchorage theater figure Frank Brink dies

ANCHORAGE - Frank Orville Brink, who developed local theater in Anchorage, died Sept. 17 in Eureka Springs, Ark. He was 93 and had a form of Alzheimer's...
Letter: Being Native should not be the qualifier for appointment

...Parnell has 314 rural Alaskans serving on the numerous state boards and commissions. These include: Stosh Hoffman from Bethel; Orville Huntington from Huslia; Larry Westlake from Kiana; Shirley Marquardt from Unalaska; Charlotte Brower from Barrow, April...
Cops show kids Christmas spirit

...Krag Campbell in pleated shades of blue and shiny silver, strolling by her side. Evelyn and her three brothers, Everett, Orville and Blane, shopped for each other with the help of Campbell and Officer Thomas Penrose.Everett was steadfast on his wishlist...
James J Vuille

...Aviation Administration) in honor of Charles Taylor, the first aviation mechanic in powered flight and who served as Wilbur and Orville Wrights mechanic. Prior to Jim's leaving for Glendale, CA, three Nebraska girls came to Juneau for a year. They stayed...
Fishermen suggest moratorium on Yukon king fishing

...subsistence fishing for the species."These fish are not going to be here forever, not the way we're catching them," Orville Huntington said Tuesday during a pre-season planning meeting with fisheries managers from the Alaska Department of Fish and...
Today in History

...Army of the Potomac during the Civil War.In 1909, during the first official test of the U.S. Army's first airplane, Orville Wright flew himself and a passenger, Lt. Frank Lahm, above Fort Myer, Va.In 1921, Canadian researcher Frederick Banting...


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