Frank Maier Marathon athletes prepare

...appearance in the Capital City.Steve Boone, 66, the founder of the 50 States Marathon Club, also returns to feast on the pavement and the after race barbecue. There are sure to be a number of his club members in bibs as well.According to co-race coordinator...
6 killed in balcony collapse during party

...collapsed with a sharp crack, spilling them about 50 feet onto the pavement. Six people were killed and seven seriously injured.Police...on the fourth-floor balcony just beneath it, leaving the pavement strewn with rubble and the red plastic cups that are practically...
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Lena Beach, West Glacier improvements moving forward

...of outhouses from six to three "fully accessible" ones, add parking, pave the parking areas, paint parking lines on the pavement, add speed bumps and a curb, and reconstruct the shelters, moving them a little. On West Glacier, crews will construct...
Get your run on with fashion at midnight

Juneau's vast running, walking and wheel chairing community is set to hit the pavement again on Saturday evening just before the stroke of midnight in Juneau's biggest community run (and, arguably, the most highly...
Sitka crews begin tearing up aging street pavement

...for years with how to pay to replace pavement put down during the heyday of the state's...department spent about a day removing the pavement from a quarter-mile stretch of Anna...correct lane to avoid the deep ruts in the pavement, which created a hazard on the hairpin...
Deadly balcony collapse tied to rotted beams

...building during a 21st-birthday party held by visiting Irish college students Tuesday, dumping 13 people 50 feet onto the pavement. In addition to the six killed, seven were seriously hurt."More than likely it was caused by rain and caused by water...
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Sea Coast Relay runners burn pavement

Juneau's running community hit the pavement in Saturday's 23rd Annual Sea Coast Relay and covered the 21.8 mile course from the University of Alaska Southeast to Eagle...
Pure Sole: Road kill is art

...the South Klondike Highway at, say, about 1 a.m. on Saturday morning and your high beams flash on a form molded into the pavement, please don't just discard it as road kill.Road kill is art!Especially if it is me.You may note my knotted form...
Racers conquer ski area

...Road Race roughly one-quarter of a mile into the 10-mile and 5-mile course and never waivered, although it slowed once pavement ceased and the dirt incline shifted to a higher grade."This was the first time I have actually run it so it is a personal...
Off the Beaten Path: Part 2: The Ghost of Allen Hasselborg

...never fell during all the time he spent traveling in the woods. I, on the other hand, fell nearly ever time I stepped off pavement or a maintained trail. Hasselborg, seemingly fearless, killed more than 100 brown bears with an open-sight rifle. He...


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