Racing: A satisfying but futile part of being a runner

...basis, nearly every runner I knew was also racing...this was what nearly all runners did. Slowly though...the thought of being a runner who didn't race once...understand the countless runners I know who do not race...satisfaction in being a runner who isn't also a racer...
Local runner tackles New York

Juneau runner Hilary Young set a personal best time...Manhatten and had to catch a 5:30 a.m. runner's bus, arriving at the start in Staten...constantly and to be surrounded by all these runners out there."The main thing is that there...
Clinton, Sanders spar over taxes, health care

...that it would empower Republican governors like Greg Abbott of Texas, drawing boos from the audience.The Democratic front-runner said Sanders' approach would "eliminate" major pieces of the health care system, including private insurance, Medicaid...
Nation and World
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015

...An investigation continues into a possible drunken driving charge.Vehicle in ditch? At 7:19 a.m. Monday, a Toyota 4 Runner was reported to have rolled into a ditch in the 10300 block of Glacier Highway. No occupants were near or inside the vehicle...
Running Wild: How confidence can make us stronger runners

...ourselves that we can be the runner that we feel like we...shortcut to being the runner you want to be. Certainly...information from other runners, coaches, or any be good technical runners.How then do we do this...feel like a better trail runner, but you will in fact...
Empire Cup season ends with Veterans Day Run

...minutes and two seconds. TMHS Falcons runners Erin Wallace, 14, and Naomi Welling, 17, were the top female runners (fifth overall) in a matching time...with 8:17.Southeast Alaska Road Runners will now finalize and double check the...
Locals runners get 'Extra Tough'

...roughly 30 seconds ahead of second-place runner David Phillips, 34, who hit 19:12...overall in 12:11, just edging male runner Kaden Quinto, 10, and female Molly Hillis...two Empire Cup Series races remain for runners to improve their point totals for the...
GOP faces chaos it hoped to avoid

...appears to be coalescing behind front-runner Hillary Rodham Clinton, who is building...Mexican border.Some, including front-runner Donald Trump, want to deport the smaller."Absent a clear front-runner of their own, Republicans are trying...
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Bush, Carson seek to steady campaigns in latest debate

...described himself as best prepared to take on Democratic front-runner Hillary Rodham Clinton in a general election.In one of the...son of presidents, he was widely viewed as the early front-runner in the race and has raised enormous sums of money for his super...
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The Alaska Center for the Book launches "Letters About Literature 2016"

...and 2).Alaska state winners at each level will receive a $100 cash prize. They also advance to national competition. Runners-up receive $50 cash. Six national winners (two per competition level) and 12 national honorable mentions (four per competition...


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