Empire Editorial: Hollow victory

...state represent only a quarter of the whole collection within the National Archives building in Anchorage, according to the spring meeting of the Alaska Historical Collection.Alaskans should not be celebrating the loss of their heritage. The records sent...
Frank Maier Marathon record falls

...Curtis Hamstra, 39, M, 1:49:10, Colorado Springs, CO41. Samantha Wilson, 32, F, 1:49:18...Jerry Hamstra, 69, M, 1:17:17, Colorado springs, CO37. Jeff Van Bemden, 50, M, 1:17:17, Colorado Springs, CO
Academic recognitions for the week of July 27, 2014

...University undergraduates who received diplomas during MSU's 2014 spring commencement ceremonies held May 3 in Brick Breeden Fieldhouse...been named to the Whitworth University Laureate Society for spring semester 2014. Fosket qualified for the academic honor society...
Piecing together Parnell

...regularly for months until he ultimately decided on a re-election bid instead.He postponed making a decision until late in the spring of 2013 so he could focus on the Legislature as it worked on his oil tax overhaul, SB21. After his hallmark legislation passed...
Thirst for US craft beer grows overseas

...the U.S. are flowing back in that direction. Now it's a two-way street and we all have something to offer."In the spring, New York's Brooklyn Brewery and Carlsberg Sweden opened a craft brewery and restaurant making new beers that are being distributed...
Fledgling nation goes to war priority was the war with Napoleon. This limited what Great Britain could accomplish against the United States.In the spring of 1813, Maj. Gen. Henry Proctor, with about 900 regular British troops, merged with about 1,200 Native Americans and...
Slack Tide: Local Jökul

...jökulhlaup joins the small but proud lexicon of Icelandic words adopted by the English language, words like "geyser," meaning "a spring that shoots intermittent jets of hot water," "troll," meaning "a large or ugly person, spirit or magical being" and...
Work starts on road to Tanana

...the one-lane gravel road, which will connect Manley Hot Springs to Tanana, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.The...miles of new road and 14 miles of improved road near Manley Hot Springs.Proponents of the road say it will provide lower freight...
Sports On TV

...30 p.m., FS1 - Thoroughbreds, Eddie Read Stakes, at Del Mar, Calif. and Coaching Club American Oaks, at Saratoga Springs, N.Y.MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL9:30 a.m., TBS - Kansas City at BostonNoon, WGN - Chicago Cubs at Arizona4 p.m...
Honoring Col. Van Winkle

...Seymour said. The first trip was related to the years he and his brother spent living in a home for children in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. He had fond memories of one of the matrons at the home."She was the greatest woman ever put in a pair of shoes...


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