Riley Paul earns all-conference soccer honors

...propelled the visiting Missionaries past host Willamette, 2-1, on a cold and rainy Saturday afternoon on the slick turf of Sparks Field."It was definitely my best goal I scored in my four years here," Paul said. "I wasn't by any means a goal scorer...
Romney, Cruz to rally support for Sullivan

...Mitt Romney and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz to rally support for Begich's GOP rival Dan Sullivan.Sullivan campaign manager Ben Sparks told the Alaska Dispatch News that Romney and Cruz reached out to the campaign and offered support in the closing days of a...
State to begin counting more than 53,000 absentee, questioned ballots

...session."The math doesn't add up for Mark Begich," said Ben Sparks, Sullivan's campaign manager, adding that according to their...reservist training, didn't plan any public statements Monday, Sparks said.The race for Alaska governor is actually closer than...
Arts calendar

...playfully perceptive feature debut tells the story of a biracial Winchester University student whose controversial radio show sparks a media frenzy of epic proportions. When Samantha White (Tessa Thompson) begins her radio program by declaring that white...
Message in a bottle

When Bennett "Bud" Sparks sent a message in a bottle in 1964 a letter."It was signed by Bud Sparks, a fireman stationed at the lighthouse...birthplace.He laid the message from Sparks on the table, partially torn where it...
Today in sports history

...Bjorn Borg as the only players to win 12 straight ATP Tour finals in the last 25 years.2008 - Candace Parker of Los Angeles Sparks receives the WNBA's most valuable player award along with the rookie of the year awards, becoming the first player to win...
Outside editorial: Economy shows sparks of life, but more problems could be ahead

The economy has shown sparks of life lately, with hopeful signs in the statistics about consumer spending, the housing market, new unemployment filings and...
Ronald Keith Sparks

...Haines and Sitka resident Ronald Keith Sparks died Sept. 11, 2009, at his home surrounded...1936, in Haines, to Mildred and William Sparks. Called Yahkunduutz, he was a Raven...young people who proudly claimed "Mister Sparks" as their teacher. His great occupational...
Reviews of new pop music releases

...sorely, even glumly) like themselves. Norah Jones, too, comes across as timidly confused. By contrast, the art-pop band Sparks, folkie Loudon Wainwright III, and glam elder David Johansen have spirited glee with their tracks while maintaining their...
Alaska Senate hopefuls pull ads mentioning deaths

...exactly where Jerry Active belongs."Active is scheduled to stand trial later this month. Sullivan's campaign manager, Ben Sparks, said the response was necessary to counter Begich's "desperate" attack.An attorney for the victims' families, Bryon...


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