'Southeast Alaska: A Photographic Passage'

...tourists, something that in this reader/viewer's opinion, they've accomplished."I consciously put in a lot of rainy days," Larisa said. "You don't want to just have a sunny book when we live here. Same with winter versus summer...
'Fire hose' of moisture hits S. Carolina; 12 killed

...Columbia on Sunday made for one of the rainiest days recorded at a U.S. weather station...said Gills Creek had the single rainiest day in the U.S. since 1999. Based...say Gills Creek had one of the rainiest days in the last 15 years, but it was...
Nation and World
Dark days for tanning salon

...cancer-causing effects."Still, some past customers of Northern Hot Spots will be on the hunt for a new place to tan in Juneau."I just want a place to tan," Nydam said. "I just do it to feel good and be nice and warm and toasty on a rainy day."
Munoz, Sarandria to be wed

...for the perfect sunny day to propose, but Juneau's rainy weather was not permitting it. Finally, on a particularly rainy day, he convinced Mercedes to take their dogs for a walk in the rain with him. Brian O'Sullivan captured a photo of the...
Sweet 16: Ohio Gov. Kasich enters prez race

...Ohio, he's helped erase a budget deficit projected at nearly $8 billion. when he entered office, boost Ohio's rainy-day fund to a historic high and seen private-sector employment rebound to its pre-recession level.This, through budget...
Not For Web
Soggy July sets wet record in Juneau

...fizzle.After Juneau celebrated its Independence Day weekend with blue skies and warm weather, consecutive weeks of rainy days and a soaking two inches of rain in a single day have gave the capital city a lamentable mark: July 2015 was the wettest...
Rainy Day Reads: Finding myself in a book

That's why we read, isn't it? To find ourselves. Maybe nor ourselves ourselves. Maybe not the 9-to-5 working grind selves. Maybe our pirate selves. Our magic-wielding selves. Our time-travelling Scottish selves.
Gimme a Smile: Life lessons from Alaska

...Red is Sockeye, and so on. In reality, there's only one kind - wild. Farmed fish is a fallacy.? A freezing, rainy day is a great day to go swimming. Don't even think about going swimming on a sunny day. (Indoor pools were created for...
Rainy Day Reads: What the League can do for you

...classics." (Oct. 3, 2004) shortly after purchasing a copy of "Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde." You can really see the young Rainy Day Reads columnist taking shape here."Twenty Thousand Leagues," "Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde," and "Dracula" were some...
Rainy Day Reads: Say 'no' to vampire novels

I admit the trend was fun - for about a week sometime in 2008 - and it did us all a favour by popularizing the supernatural genre (of which many fine examples that do not include vampires can be found), but I'm over vampires.The best vampire book I ever read was "Dracula"* by Bram Stoker and sometimes I wish it was the only one I ever read. Unfortunately, it was not.


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