Vote counting begins in Scotland on independence

EDINBURGH, Scotland - Excitement vied with apprehension...making on the fog-shrouded streets of Scotland's capital, Edinburgh. Many Scots...would separate their institutions before Scotland's planned Independence Day on March...
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Quinhagak residents hope ancient hair tells story

...of an ancient village 5 miles outside the Yup'ik community.Archaeologist Rick Knecht with the University of Aberdeen in Scotland is in charge of the dig, which is funded by the village Native corporation and a $1.8 million grant from the UK-based...
JDHS kids close in on Scotland

...their goal to send 17 young actors to Scotland to participate in the Edinburgh Festival...the show they will be bringing to Scotland for four festival performances."It's...The 17 students who will be going to Scotland are: Aaron Abella, Robert Newman...
Sports on TV for Sunday, Feb. 1

...Seattle, at Glendale, Ariz.SOCCER4:30 a.m., FS1 - Scottish League Cup, semifinal, Celtic vs. Rangers, at Glasgow, Scotland (Hampden Park)4:30 a.m., NBCSN - Premier League, Arsenal vs. Aston Villa, at London7 a.m., NBCSN - Premier...
Five Good Reads for 2014

...better people. ? "The Blackhouse" and "The Lewis Man" by Peter Mays: A former cop returns to his childhood home on Scotland's Isle of Lewis. With surprising plot turns and a rich saturation of the landscape and culture of Lewis, these mysteries...
Scotland: Visiting Eilean Donan and Blair castles

On our fifth day in Scotland with our English friends, Alison and...the mountains and I was amazed that Scotland had so many mountains. We could see...through the forested mountains. Ski Scotland! Late in the afternoon we arrived...
Scotland: Castles, MacDonalds

From Inveraray, Scotland, my husband, Don, and I and our...drove to Glencoe. The Glencoe area of Scotland is rugged and like Juneau the mountains...significant part in the history of Scotland. We also enjoyed the scenery and the...
Pitlochry, Scotland: Likable tourist town, famous for whisky and hill walking

...European travel, describes Pitlochry, Scotland, as "a likable tourist town, famous...Kitchens. Stirling Castle is one of Scotland's most important fortresses. The original...Golf probably began in St. Andrews, Scotland in 1457. Mary, Queen of the Scots...
At Ryder Cup, Europe greater than its parts

GLENEAGLES, Scotland - Throw together some Englishmen with a Frenchman, a German and a Spaniard and you've got what sounds like the start of a joke...
Dig near Quinhagak yields ancient hair

...village 5 miles outside the Yup'ik community, KYUK reported.Archaeologist Rick Knecht with the University of Aberdeen in Scotland is in charge of the dig, which is funded by the village Native corporation, Qanirtuuq Inc., and a $1.8 million grant...


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