No 'starter homes' sold in past year

...about a year ago.The lack of first-time houses in town is one of the biggest frustrations for builders and families, said Russ McDougal of MAC's Design and Construction and the Southeast Alaska Building Industry Association. Of the 133 homes in that...
Folk fest profile: Maridon Boario

...drums with Ray Troll's Ratfish Wranglers of Ketchikan, at 7 p.m. Saturday night, along with Shauna Lee, Dave Rubin, Russ Wodehouse, Andrew Heist and Bob Banghart. Boario's Folk Festival bandsThe Manholes: Maridon Boario, Leah Sturgis, Jen...
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Doug McDermott leads AP All-America team

...which included freshman Jabari Parker of Duke. The other seniors all came from the first-year American Athletic Conference: Russ Smith of Louisville, Shabazz Napier of Connecticut and Sean Kilpatrick of Cincinnati.It's the first time one conference...
2014 Alaska Folk Festival schedule

...Manager: Terry HoskinsonSaturday evening7 p.m., Ratfish Wranglers (Ketchikan). Ray Troll, Shauna Lee, Dave Rubin, Russ Wodehouse, Andrew Heist, Bob Banghart, Maridon Boario.7:15 p.m., Todd Grebe and Cold Country (Anchorage). Todd...
Today in sports history

...Mikita of the Chicago Black Hawks scores his 500th goal in a 4-3 loss to the Vancouver Canucks.1982 - Florida apprentice Mary Russ becomes the first female jockey to win a Grade I stakes in North America when she captures the Widener Handicap aboard Lord Darnley...
Big dreams for Alaska in Alberta's tar sands

...sands will make up 88 percent of the province's predicted oil production of 3.4 million barrels per day.TransCanada CEO Russ Girling recently told the Obama administration that if it doesn't approve Keystone, his company will consider building rail...
Go gently in the night

...too far."A positive saw the giving of championship belts to Haag, Billings, and a hearty handshake from Billings' friend Russ Stevens, a former Southeast Showdown champ and the current promoter of Alaska Beatdown in Centennial Hall.Haag, 68, and...
Today In Sports History, Feb. 6 the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The NFL's career receiving and rushing leaders were joined in the Hall by John Randle, Russ Grimm, Rickey Jackson, Floyd Little and Dick LeBeau.2010 - LeBron James scores 47 points, including 24 straight for Cleveland...
Slights become motivation for Seahawks' receivers

...could come to you. But when the ball is in the air it's all instinct, it's all play-making ability," Kearse said. "Russ threw a good ball at me, it just shows the trust he has in us and you know we'll just try to make the best of every opportunity...
Washington loses in DI volleyball semifinals

...15,000 people. But I was confident that we had a good game plan, and the players were good listeners," Penn State coach Russ Rose said. "And, you know, some of them have been here before so they know a little bit about ignoring the noise and just...


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