Five Good Reads: John Morgan

...Morgan writes that "poetry gives form to our feelings and helps us come to terms with them. That's why, even when it shocks us or brings us close to tears, one underlying theme of every good poem is a celebration of human experience."Morgan will...
Childcare 'crisis' hits close to home, but with silver lining

...Fortunately, as a direct correlation to being plugged in with Parents As Teachers, none of my children's milestones have been a shock or unmanageable.So please, I beg you, invest in Alaska's future and continue to support early childhood development programs...
City public works committee advocates electric cars

...vehicles if used improperly.Rorie Watt, director of Public Works, said the city would be liable for damage or accidental shocks at its stations, but he sees this risk as minimal. Watt also said existing transit systems would not need to be changed until...
Today in sports history for Tuesday, Mar. 3

...two-game suspension.2011 - Orlando, down by 24 points in the third quarter, goes on a 40-9 run over the next 15 minutes and shocks the Miami Heat 99-96.2012 - Wladimir Klitschko stops French challenger Jean-Marc Mormeck in the fourth round to retain...
End rapists' parental rights

...small percentage (less than five percent) are ever convicted of their crime.Now here is another statistic that may come as a shock to some readers: 35,000 women in this country, victims of rape, will conceive children as a result of that crime and choose...
Hoffbeck talks gas line during confirmation hearing

...convince everybody that we are still negotiating in good faith, which we are," Hoffbeck said. "But I think the initial shock of the announcement probably has set people back."If there is an economic benefit to the companies in building Alaska LNG...
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On the fly: Practicing your fly cast for a winter warm up

...properly executed fly cast is not only graceful, but it is also poetic in its motion and delivery. Whether the cast is a rebound shock cast from a single-handed rod, a distance cast with a double-haul, or a spiral single cast from a two-handed spey rod...
United Tribal Transboundary Mining Work Group 'outraged,' insulted by Red Chris opening in Stikine watershed

...Chris mine in the Stikine River watershed three business days after the release of the Mount Polley report, is more than a shock to us. We take this action as a deep insult. The Red Chris mine is located in the headwaters of the Stikine River, a river...
Carroll's most daunting task to keep team together

...different 20 years from now. I will never regard the end of Super Bowl XLIX with anything less than a feeling of stupefied shock.I can imagine every Seahawks fan woke up with a boulder in the pit of their stomach and anguish in their heart. It's only...
2014's finest films wield unique power

...Hiddleston played a couple for the ages, in a film as much about the sustaining power of music as it was about blood.The psychic shocks of combat reverberated in two strong films about balancing work and family, war and peace (and the quest for personal peace...


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