Today in Sports History

...night match ever played at the U.S. Open. A crowd of 4,949 saw the match at the West Side Tennis Club.1976 - Transexual Renee Richards, formerly Richard Raskind, is barred from competing at the U.S. Open tennis championships after refusing to submit...
Mother and son find wooly mammoth tusks 22 years apart

...mother had found the tusk. Almost immediately, Harrelson saw the base of another tusk, covered by a stump. His fiancee, Renee Parker, looked on the other side of the boat and saw the tip of the fossil.Harrelson drove his family back to White Mountain...
Summer Reading Program winners, week eight

...She won a movie ticket to Gross Alaska Theater.She read "Dork Diaries: Tales from a not so talented pop-star" by Rachel Renee Russel. She wrote, "One fascinating part about this book is Nikki the main character gets on the red carpet in Hollywood...
Murdock, Kookesh to wed

Amanda Renee Murdock, of Wrangell, Alaska, and Walter Woods Kookesh Sr., of Angoon, Alaska, will wed Nov. 7, 2014 in Anchorage, Alaska...
June indictments: Grand theft auto, assault and drugs

...assault is a class "C" felony.? Michelle Macasaet, 29, was charged with third-degree assault for recklessly causing Renee Ramierz physical injury on March 22. That's a "C" felony.? Shyann S. Howard, 27, was charged with fourth-degree...
Celebration thank you from Sealaska

...Koch-Carter, Yoko Kugo, Nicole Lewis, Doreen Lingley, Renee Linton, Adeline Lopez, Zachary Love, Judy Mason, Fiona McDonald...Skiltlu), Sincere Lee Reece Ellis (Shaawat Gei Gei), Zoe Renee Rusaw, Joseph Strianese, Kiana Twitchell (Kaalkeis...
Frank Maier Marathon record falls

...10:19, 101. Jason Kovac, 41, M, 2:10:25, Boise, ID102. Rhonda Befort, 42, F, 2:11:02, Shawnee, KS103. Renee Gayhart, 45, F, 2:11:28, 104. Deb Etheridge, 47, F, 2:11:28, 105. Jennifer Thorsteinson, 32, F, 2:11...
An island of stories

...and had tea with the lighthouse innkeepers while they waited to be rescued. "There is something magical about the island," Renee Hughes said. "We have weddings, honeymoons and family gatherings at the lighthouse. You can listen to sea lions, comb the...
One chance at Last Chance

...visit a museum Sunday, but it should be a standout event for the little museum at the end of Basin Road. The museum, which Renee Hughes and Gary Gillette have run for about 20 years, is presenting its first new exhibit in many years, Hughes said. "At...
Missing hiker's cats need a home

...yield any new leads, and Alaska State Troopers suspended the search last Thursday.Buis' cats meant the world to her, friend Renee Holmes told the Empire."Her cats are her children," she said in an interview last week. "They are her babies."Squeak...


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