Off the Beaten Path: Wood bison are back; it's a big deal

...Canadian biologist Wes Olson, who helped establish seven wood bison herds in Canada, and Alaska bison experts Bob Stephenson, Rita St. Louis and Tom Seaton. One of the biggest hurdles workers are focused on now is increasing the probability individual bison...
Ordaz repeats as Poetry Out Loud champ

...Gilberto, a sophomore at Thunder Mountain High School, who recited "Caged Bird" by Maya Angelou" and "Testimonial" by Rita Dove.Also competing at the state level were Alexandra Dawn Weber, from Skagway School; Jillian Elaine Bjornstad from Sand...
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Crimson Bears girls find positives in defeat

...Harpooners with 24 points, Jordyn Lane added 13, Dolly Hank 12, Rita Kowuna 10, Tamara Koenig eight, Dorothy Koenig three and C. Shauna...topped Point Hope 63-37 behind Lindsey Wong's 21 points, Rita Kowuna and Terza Oviok had seven apiece for the Harpooners...
American wins Boston, Juneauites set personal records

...minutes, 37 seconds to win Monday's 118th annual Boston Marathon, posting the fastest time ever by an American, and Kenya's Rita Jeptoo defended her women's title in a new course record of 2 hours, 18 minutes, 57 seconds.Juneau's Mansour Alzaharna...
2014 Savannah Cayce Southeast Age Group Championships

...Audrey, GSC, 25.60. 11, Christianson, Rita, BBSC, 26.29. 12, Lozada-Ulep...Audrey, GSC, 23.25. 12, Christianson, Rita, BBSC, 25.03. 13, Lozada-Ulep...19. 2, BBSC 'A' (Christianson, Rita 7, Stevens, Makenna 8, r:+0.0 Smith...
Sports On TV for Dec. 19

...Antonio6:30 p.m., ESPN - Oklahoma City at L.A. LakersPREP BASKETBALL2:30 p.m., ESPN2 - Simeon (Ill.) vs. St. Rita (Ill.), at ChicagoSATURDAY, DECEMBER 20COLLEGE FOOTBALL7 a.m., ESPN - New Orleans Bowl, Nevada vs. Louisiana-Lafayette10...
Anchorage hospital to acquire Medicare clinic

...said.Both clinics emerged at a time in 2011 when new Medicare patients in Anchorage had few options for primary care, said Rita Hatch, a Medicare specialist at the Older Persons Action Group, a nonprofit Anchorage-based membership group established...

Rita T. ThomasRita T. Thomas (Travers) died May 15, 2013 surrounded by loved ones at the Sitka Pioneers Home. Services will be held June 1 at the Cathedral of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Juneau. A full obituary will follow.
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Rita drives family out of Texas

...week in Juneau, the victim of Hurricane Rita said she has already seen eagles fly over...fleeing Beaumont, Texas, and Hurricane Rita with her husband, John, and their 2-year-old...She said she has seen hurricanes, but Rita was different. They evacuated to Kerrville...


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