Over 700 killed in crush of hajj pilgrims

...on two streets packed with pilgrims."What happened was more...finished a ritual in which pilgrims throw pebbles at three stone...perform the rite.Sudanese pilgrim Mohammed Awad, 36, and his...Signs posted around Mecca tell pilgrims that Saudi Arabia is honored...
Nation and World
Death Notice: James Jefferson Pilgrim

James Jefferson Pilgrim died June 12, 2014 at the age of 56. Pilgrim was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on Sept. 29, 1957...mother, Norma Reher; siblings, Jerry McCleary, Jean Pilgrim, Jay Threet, John Robinson and Janel Moss; his wife...
Death Notices
'Pilgrim' benefits from expert casting

...O'Malley has been producing a graphic novel called "Scott Pilgrim." Pilgrim, the novel's hero, is a 23-year old Canadian...called "Sex Bob-omb," and a part-time slacker. Pilgrim falls in love with an American girl named Ramona Flowers...
Dennis Pilgrim joins SEARHC staff in Sitka

...announce that clinical psychologist Dennis Pilgrim has joined the behavioral health provider...outpatient behavioral health clinic in Sitka. Pilgrim has more than 30 years experience as...As part of his duties with SEARHC, Pilgrim will oversee the consortium's telebehavioral...
Book details escaping Papa Pilgrim trip 'to hell'

...ANCHORAGE - Tom Kizzia knew the saga of Papa Pilgrim inside and out.As the former statewide...covered the story of Robert Hale, aka Papa Pilgrim. He knew about Hale's long battle with...with a deft touch in his new book, "Pilgrim's Wilderness, A True Story of Faith...
"Pilgrim's Wilderness" author Tom Kizzia to lead Friday's Sound and Motion

...Homer writer Tom Kizzia, author of "Pilgrim's Wilderness." Kizzia's talk, "Transcendentalists, Puritans and Pilgrims in Alaska," will draw on his travels...with the Calvinist cult world of the Pilgrim Family.A question-and-answer...
Student artists Alora Pilgrim and Ileta Galau

...week's student artist profile is a double feature. Alora Pilgrim and Ileta Galau are both actors, and both are involved in...Kathleen Galau, is Floyd Dryden's drama coach. Alora Pilgrim Age: 14 Grade: 8 School: Floyd Dryden Middle School What...
Pilgrim Hot Springs to be auctioned off

ANCHORAGE - The historic Pilgrim Hot Springs is going to be auctioned off in federal bankruptcy court next month. The hot springs near Nome is one of the state's...
Regional News
Diocese auctions Pilgrim Hot Springs

FAIRBANKS - A consortium of Alaska Native and nonprofit groups from the Bering Strait region is the successful bidder for Pilgrim Hot Springs. The 320-acre property was auctioned Friday in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Anchorage. The sale was one of the...
Regional News
'Papa Pilgrim' dies in Anchorage prison

...wilderness patriarch who found fame and notoriety in Alaska as Papa Pilgrim, died Saturday night at the Anchorage Correctional Complex...horrifying tales of beatings and psychological torture under Papa Pilgrim's rule. Hale was sentenced to 14 years, under terms of...


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