New Ketchikan float sees steady use

KETCHIKAN - The City of Ketchikan's new drive-down float at Bar Harbor has seen steady use since opening on June 17."It's been busy down there," said city Port and Harbors Director Steve Corporon.That certainly...
A Bouldering Pair

...position at the Zach Gordon Youth Center, where, among other things, he schools young folk on how to rock climb. The delay in steady employment was uncomfortable, Jessie admitted, but he's without regret in their decision to head south."We don't want...
To speed traffic in Auke Bay, DOT first disrupts it

...recent addition of live Dungeness crab to the menu has kept a steady revenue stream, Anderson said.All there is to do is wait...perspective, he said. Construction workers have provided him with a steady stream of lunch customers. Any business that has been lost...
Today in Sports History

...was won by Italy's Riccardo Ricco.2010 - Paula Creamer wins her first major tournament, never giving up the lead during a steady final round of the U.S. Women's Open. Creamer shoots a final-round 2-under 69 for a 3-under 281 for the tournament...
Review: 'The Silkworm' by Robert Galbraith

...success and publicity of the Lula Landry case (see "The Cuckoo's Calling"), private detective Cormoran Strike finally has steady, paying work. There are, it seems, an infinite number of rich people who suspect their spouses, mistresses, and personal...
US hiring surges as unemployment dips

...It is both broad and accelerating."Economists say the steady U.S. job gains should help fuel more purchases of goods from...that could create a drag on future U.S. growth.Still, the steady hiring means businesses are increasingly competing to find workers...
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Pickett, orchestra fare well in weekend concert

...The effect of this final part was overwhelming. A tritone march in the double bass, reinforced by insistent tympani and a steady and powerful crescendo, gave the impression of the orchestra's marching toward and over the listeners. To bar the aural...
Breaking ground for books

Chilly temperatures accompanied by a steady rainfall did little to deter dozens of supporters from converging on Dimond Park Friday afternoon to celebrate the official groundbreaking...
Nadal and Sharapova lose; while Serena leaves with illness

...each of his previous three matches before coming back to win. When he took the second set Tuesday, though, Kyrgios stayed steady."Kyrgios is young; he has nothing to lose," said Nadal's uncle and coach, Toni "It's like when Boris Becker won...
Empire Editorial: Senators promise more foreign workers for Alaska

...below the rest of the U.S. That now appears to be changing, as the American unemployment rate drops and Alaska's stays steady or rises.Seafood companies have said that they have trouble hiring enough workers to meet demand and need the J-1 program...


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