Mildred Post Boesser

...60s she climbed the Chilkoot Trail. Soon thereafter Mildred retraced the steps of her birth family's favorite trail, her steady gait leading two daughters, a niece and granddaughter on a night climb of Mt. Tallac in California, way lit by full moon...
Ketchikan teen trap shooter takes state

...accomplished shooter, a run for his money.Connor was the natural talent, Donna Mickel said, while Brooke was the slow-but-steady learner."She had to do a lot more practice and work a lot harder, but after a year or a year-and-a-half, she's...
Photos: Dog loves fishing

Jack Goodrich, age 11, lands his first Alaska salmon as mother Lauren steadies the pole, father Mark nets his catch, and Chum Fun Charters mascot Charlie waits for the release on Tuesday at the DIPAC dock...
Timing the migration faint pencil scribbles. As they passed in front of a mountain, it bounced the sound of their honking back louder and steadier. They were too distant for a visual, but based on their high-pitched calls, I suspect they were Greater White-fronted...
Photo: 'Our Auntie's Totem'

Tim Ackerman steadies the new totem pole called "Our Auntie's Totem," carved by Haines Tlingit master carver Wayne Price, as an AEL&P boom truck lifts it Saturday from a converted boat trailer being used to deliver the totem from Haines to Thunder Mountain High School.
Soaked by two inches of rain, Juneau stays on track for wettest July ever

Two inches of rain fell Thursday on Juneau, setting a new daily record almost double the old mark. If forecasts hold steady through next week, Juneau will see an even bigger weather record fall.As of midnight Friday morning, Juneau had seen...
Rain calms California fire that jumped freeway, burned cars

...Vegas before burning three homes and 44 more vehicles in the nearby community of Baldy Mesa.The size of the fire remained steady Saturday at 5.5 square miles and it was 5 percent contained."Things look so much better," Bob Poole, a U.S. Forest...
Not For Web
Dark days for tanning salon

...she replied: "I have no comment."At Sol Tanning Salon, owned by Katie Foster, the influx of new customers has been steady this past week. When tanning salons have closed in the past, Foster said owners reached out to her to make deals so she could...
Why airlines keep pushing biofuels: They have no choice

...biofuels at large, commercial scale is difficult and dozens of companies have gone belly up trying. The logistics of securing a steady, cheap supply of whatever the fuel is to be made from can take years. Financing a plant is expensive because lenders know...
Regional News
Cano homers twice for Mariners in 4-3 victory over Yankees

...TRAINER'S ROOMMariners: LHP Charlie Furbush (biceps tendinitis) was feeling discomfort in his throwing arm so the team slowed the steady reliever's progress in his throwing program.UP NEXTMariners: All-Star right-hander Felix Hernandez starts. He's...


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