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Today in History

...Forster novel "A Room With a View" was first published by Edward Arnold of London.In 1912, former President Theodore Roosevelt, campaigning for the White House as the Progressive ("Bull Moose") candidate, went ahead with a speech in Milwaukee...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-14/today-history
Local
Off the Beaten Path: Political reflections during a hike of the Juneau Ridge

...the Mountain Goat Party. This was largely inspired by the fact I was looking at a herd of the amazing animals. Theodore Roosevelt created the Bull Moose Party the third time he ran for president.I was halfway down Granite Creek Basin trail when I decided...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-10-03/beaten-path-political-reflections-du
Outdoors
Empire Editorial: JDHS football coach must resign

In 2013, a football coach in Roosevelt, Utah, suspended his entire 80-man team after hearing reports of cyberbullying and unruly behavior. Instead of practicing...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-09-10/empire-editorial-jdhs-football-coach-
Opinion
Proposed minimum wage increase does not go far enough

...it'll still be an embarrassingly low wage in a state with an extremely high cost of living. Ever since President Franklin D. Roosevelt first proposed establishing a national minimum wage, the American people have been warned that it would force many businesses...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-09-26/proposed-minimum-wage-increase-does-n
Opinion
Letter: Message to teens: 'Legal' means 'safe'

...10 percent. Now marijuana is the controlled substance found most often among Eckstein Middle School students. At nearby Roosevelt High School, pot use rose from 18 percent to 27 percent for sophomores surveyed. (Alaska Dispatch News, Sept. 4, 2014...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-09-19/letter-message-teens-legal-means-safe
Letters
When war broke out, they didn't wait to volunteer

...American origins were T.A.M. Haney and John Gentry. In a 1914 photograph of the detachment, they sit with peaked Theodore Roosevelt-style hats in front of a banner reading: "Dawson to Berlin, 7460 miles."In 1916, commissioner Black - who had read...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-09-25/when-war-broke-out-they-didnt-wait-volu
Local
The Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List

...Times of Jesus of Nazareth, by Reza Aslan8. Behind the Beautiful Forevers, by Katherine Boo9. The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism, by Doris Kearns Goodwin10. The Heart of Everything That Is, by...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-09-18/pacific-northwest-indie-bestseller-list
Art
Letters: Dan Sullivan will do more with less

...conditions ? freedom, opportunity, health, and happiness. We may vary on how to accomplish those goals, but like Teddy Roosevelt said (in so many fine words) credit belongs to the (person) ... who strives valiantly. I can think of no men and women...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-09-17/letters-dan-sullivan-will-do-more-les
Letters
Letter:

...conditions - freedom, opportunity, health, and happiness. We may vary on how to accomplish those goals, but like Teddy Roosevelt said (in so many fine words), credit belongs to the [person] ... who strives valiantly. I can think of no men and...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-09-15/letter
Letters
Today In Sports History

...win the PGA championship.1960 - Holland's Hairos II, driven by Willem Geersen, wins the second International Trot at Roosevelt Raceway by a half-length over Italy's Crevacore. A record crowd of 54,861 watches the race.1995 - Monica Seles completes...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-08-20/today-sports-history
Sports

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