Today in Sports History for Nov. 17

...halfback Jim Brown. Brown sets an NCAA-record for points by an individual player in a game by scoring six touchdowns and kicking seven extra points for 43 points.1968 - The "Heidi" television special starts on...
Charles Nelson Jr.

...Alascom, Charlie served as the Union Steward for the Teamsters. Even after his retirement, he was a regular visitor to Lena Point and was often seen showing his support at Union rallies and political events.Charlie was an avid fisherman. Whether he was...
Disagreements threaten uneasy truce between tribes, Maine

PLEASANT POINT, Maine - Eighty-one years after a neglected tribal water supply caused...said Fred Moore, the chief of the Passamaquoddy Tribe at Pleasant Point. "There's always value in reconciling, but that requires both sides...
Nation and World
State approves Point Thomson pipeline

...operation of a 22-mile pipeline connecting the Point Thomson development to the trans-Alaska Pipeline...pipeline - the first from the multibillion-dollar Point Thomson development - in December.Point Thomson has been controversial and the subject...
Public art opportunities: Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium in Tacoma

Metro Parks Tacoma is seeking an artist or artist team for each of two opportunities for the new Aquarium at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium in Tacoma, Wash. Artists living in Alaska, California, Idaho, Oregon, Washington State, or British...
Today in Sports History: Nov. 18

...player in NCAA Division I-A history to rush for 200 points and pass for 200 points in a career in a 41-13 loss to Purdue.2006...Chris Paul of the Los Angeles Clippers has 18 points and 11 assists for his 11 straight double-double...
Today in Sports History for Nov. 16

...sets an NBA record with 49 rebounds in a 111-89 victory over the Philadelphia Warriors.1962 - Wilt Chamberlain scores 73 points, including 45 in the first half, to lead the San Francisco Warriors to a 127-111 victory over the New York Knicks.1968...

...the kind of vivid details only a longtime Alaskan could know, from her descriptions of the majestic landscape to the finer points of commercial salmon fishing. She has a gift for drawing readers in, and a penchant for bringing the details of character's...
Adviser: Carson struggling with foreign policy

...foreign affairs," Williams said, adding: "They depend on researchers. They depend on staff. They all depend on talking points."Williams, who sometimes advises Carson on how to deal with journalists, said he spoke with the candidate Tuesday about...
Nation and World
Searching for a murderer, motive know what exactly happened is at this point in time our number one priority," Lt...have a motive for the killings."At this point, we have not, and we're still looking...keeping some of the information at this point a little bit closer to the chest, it gives...


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