Today In Sports History

...Boston Marathon with a time of 2:09.33. Olga Markova of Russia defends her title with a time of 2:25:27.1998 - San Antonio...wins the women's race in a time of 2:26:11, outsprinting Russia's Tatyana Pushkareva to win by three seconds.
Tourism expected to hold the line in 2014

...service to Anchorage from Reykjavik that started in 2013, and Yakutia Airlines is doing the same with flights from Eastern Russia. Delta has also increased its flights from the West Coast to Anchorage this year.InteriorFairbanks is coming off a "robust...
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Today in sports history

...2007 - Robert Cheruiyot of Kenya wins the Boston Marathon for the third time, defending his title with a time of 2:14:13. Russia's Lidiya Grigoryeva captures the women's race in 2:29:18.2008 - Jason Kidd gets the 100th triple-double of his career...
Solemn tributes mark Boston Marathon bombing

...Authorities say two ethnic Chechen brothers who lived in the former Soviet republic of Kyrgyzstan and the Dagestan region of Russia planned and orchestrated the attack with two bombs in backpacks near the marathon finish line on April 15, 2013.Tamerlan...
Red carpet romp: The GLAAD Awards from an Alaskan perspective

...who received the International Advocate for Change award for founding Side by Side LGBT Film Festival in St. Petersburg, Russia. Honestly, I can't properly keep track, a visit to GLAAD's blog post here (
Tompkins honored by Legislature

...Paralympian achievements, his hobbies and his many charitable works in the community. Tompkins most recently competed in the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games at Sochi, Russia.The citation can be read in its entirety online at
Local youth score in 3v3 World Cup

...Frenzel, Gaven Green, Matthew Johns, Blake Plummer), Mexico (Kean Buss, Robert Gabel, Will Robinson, Brooke Sanford), Russia (Wallace Adams, Antone Araujo, Reece Dusenberry, Tommy Pearson), Switzerland (Solomon Alper, Kyla Bentz, Joey Meier...
Thanks to local Alaskans and businesses for fundraising support

...Evans, Four Seasons Marine, Barb Gabier, Glacier Gardens, Gourmet Alaska, Beth Handley, Heritage Coffee Company, House of Russia, Senator Charlie Huggins, Jerry's Meats and Seafood, Juneau Gun Club, Juneau Rifle & Pistol Club, Juneau Shooting Sports...
U.S. relationships with Asia-Pacific region: A confluence of imperatives for Alaska

...leading international organization for cooperation in the region, established by the eight Arctic states-United States, Russia, Canada, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark-in 1996, with wide participation from circumpolar indigenous peoples...
Today in Sports History

...eighth World Cup wrestling gold medal, beating David Musolbes 2-1 in overtime at 275 1/2 pounds as the United States routs Russia 25-7.2002 - New Jersey's Martin Brodeur becomes the first goalie in NHL history to post six straight 35-win seasons...


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