Today In Sports History for May 31

...Championship, beating Jim Turnesa in the final round 2 and 1.1949 - Sam Snead wins the PGA Championship, defeating Johnny Palmer in the final round 3 and 2.1965 - Jim Clark becomes the first non-U.S. driver in 49 years to win the Indianapolis 500...
Today In Sports History for May 29

...Indianapolis 500 with a record mark of 157.735 mph and finishes 22 seconds ahead of Peter Revson. The pace car, ridden by Eldon Palmer, crashes into the portable bleachers and injures 20 people.1977 - A.J. Foyt becomes the first driver to win four Indianapolis...
Hot fun in the track sun Dimond HighBoys3,200 meters - 1) Levi Thomet, Kodiak, 9:09.41 (state record; previous record, Jake Parisien, Palmer, 9:11.27, 2008); 2) Jonah Theisen, Kenai, 9:26.44; 3) Jordan Theisen, Kenai, 9:31.67; 4) Chandler Lokanin...
Sports | JDHS | TMHS
House offers bill for Perm Fund draw

...six members' votes, it's unclear how the majority would be able to pass the bill on the floor.Reps. Jim Colver, R-Palmer; Gabrielle LeDoux, R-Anchorage; and Neal Foster, D-Nome, three of the six who signed the letter, did not return requests...
State | AK legislature
The business of beer

...the festival's business edge cuts closer.Stephen and June Gerteisen own Arkose Brewing, a four-year-old operation in Palmer. For them, attending the Haines event with their beer is good marketing. Last year, the national Brewers Association counted...
Track teams geared up for big weekend

...state record - Jenny Luer 44' 4.75" Palmer 1997).DISCUS - Sheila Forty 124' 4...state record - Jenny Luer 143' 02.00" Palmer 1997).LONG JUMP - Diane Chong 16...state record - Jake Parisien 9:11.27 Palmer 2008).400 METER RELAY - Tracy, J...
Oil spreads across 9 miles of Pacific, fouls beaches

...not been analyzed yet."Plains is taking responsibility and paying for everything associated with this spill," said Darren Palmer, a district manager with the company.There was no estimate on the cost of the cleanup or how long it might take.A combination...
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Sitka: Mt. Edgecumbe High School

...Pingayak, Chevak Jesse G. Puletau, Bethel Lisa Ophelia Redfox, Emmonak Kaylyn Rose Riley, Minto Leigh Kangrilnguq Ripke, Palmer Alyssa Rodgers, Bethel Caitlyn Sherman-Luce, Nome Skye Ray Shipton, St. Michael Korbin Shaleece Storms, Unalakleet Conrad...
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Celebrating self-esteem through running

...can achieve it and they can achieve anything."Wintz reflected on a time in her high school cross-country skiing career in Palmer where a coach inspired her to do great things."I never was an amazing athlete," Wintz said. "But my coach believed in...
Falcons boys play tough against Moose

...tough 1-1 battle on the pitch of the Palmer Moose on Thursday.According to TMHS...goal half way through the first half on a Palmer counter attack.TMHS sophomore Chase...collecting a miscleared ball at the top of the Palmer box and putting the shot past the Moose...


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