Today in Sports History

...the vacant world heavyweight title with a 12th-round knockout of Jack Root in the final bout of an elimination tournament in Reno, Nev. James Jeffries, who refereed the bout, had retired in March, leaving the title vacant.1912 - Rube Marquard of the...
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...Series," final practice for Coke Zero 400, at Daytona Beach, Fla.BOWLING3 p.m., ESPN2 - Women's, USBC Queens, at Reno, Nev.COLLEGE BASEBALL4:30 p.m., ESPN - Exhibition, Home Run Derby, at Omaha, Neb.GOLF5:30 a.m., TGC - European...
Death Notice: Barbara E. Robus

...Robus graduated from Tenafly High School in New Jersey in 1938 and obtained elementary school teaching credentials at the Ann Reno School in New York City. She taught preschool and elementary classes at the Dalton School in Manhattan, N.Y., and moved...
Death Notices
Walter Pence Tim (Cassandra) Pence of Vancouver WA. Also surviving are Uncles Harold Pence of Juneau AK, Jim (Lennie) Pence of Reno NV, and nieces Brianna and Lexi. He was preceded in death by his grandparents Dota and Lois Brown. Tom was raised in Alaska...
Iowa sculptor working on another Alaska project

...later this year the Dena'ina Wellness Center in Kenai, Alaska.Coyne recently was in his Iowa City workshop - tucked away on Reno Street just south of Oakland Cemetery - constructing the five ravens and woven fish trap that will make up his latest sculpture...
A scaly art finds its instructor really fun and easy. And it was something fun to do with my mom."Student Karen McIntyre was born in Bethel, raised in Reno, Nev., and moved to Sitka as an adult. As an "Irish Eskimo," she felt a disconnect with her culture, she said. The class...
Longest-serving JPD officer retires

...travelling. He's also looking forward to doing the Whiskey Trail in Virginia, Kentucky and Tennessee, and going to a car show in Reno in July."Those are the top things on my bucket list," he said.? Contact reporter Emily Russo Miller at 523-2263 or...
Racheal MacLeod

...her husband, Dan MacLeod, on a trip to Reno in 1974. They married June 10, 1975...they moved around between Oregon and Reno, Nevada, before arriving in Juneau in...MacLeod and Joya Machabee (Tony), both of Reno, Nevada; granddaughter, Samantha Thompson...
Jewell to address tribal conference in Reno

RENO - New Interior Secretary Sally Jewell its mid-year conference this week in Reno.Jewell is scheduled to speak at the closing...four-day conference begins Monday.Returning to Reno for the first time in five years, the NCAI...
California Chrome breaks away for Derby win

...Their silks include an image of a donkey.Coburn lives near Reno, Nevada, rising at 4:30 a.m. for his job as a press operator...licenses.Martin lives on the California side of the border near Reno, running a laboratory that tests high-reliability equipment...


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