Wildlife Spy: The scream you can't hear

...strong for their weight. One of the ways this works is that some bones have fused to develop a skeleton that can withstand the strain of flight, most notably in bird wings. Most of the wrist bones are one unit, and the "finger" bones have mostly merged...
Seattle releases Terrell and re-signs Scruggs

...squad to the active roster on Saturday before the Seahawks' game against Dallas.When Byron Maxwell went down with a calf strain in the first half, Terrell ended up being used as an extra defensive back. He was in on 22 defensive plays and another 10...
Sterling farmer seeks to open organic store

...Sackkett said, gesturing to his rows of tomatoes that range from cherry-size to bulging, one-pounders. He has grown a strain of open pollinated, heirloom tomatoes for 30 years.Sackett has owned Sackett's Kenai Grill in Cooper Landing for 17-years...
Mariners rout Angels and gain ground in the race to the playoffs

...from Monday night's 8-1 win after 7 2-3 innings, is expected to miss at least one turn in the rotation because of a mild strain on his left side. Shoemaker is 16-4 with a 3.04 ERA. ... Josh Hamilton returned to the lineup, batting sixth as the...
Pure Sole: Road kill is art

...the Yukon River.Standing? If still crawling.I may be forced to drive support at some point.I have heard tales of the strain a 100-mile run can take on a human body.This is 109 miles, or to our border friends, "175 kilometers, eh."On Wednesday...
Exploring the 'what ifs' of SB 21, ACES

...much oil flowed through TAPS until 1989 when the rapid decline began.Without additional production, there will be increasing strain on the state budget, which is already running $1 billion-plus deficits.In a yearly analysis of state budget and revenue...
Mayor, lawmakers show support for guardsmen, reservists

...guardsmen to notify their employers in advance of training schedules.Employees leaving for military service can put a lot of strain on employers, especially if it's a mom-and-pop operation with only one or two employees, he said."Having been a businessman...
Mariners drop 1-0 decision to Orioles

...that I didn't have any confidence in us scoring another run."TRAINING ROOMMariners: RF Michael Saunders (left oblique strain) had a light day with no hitting Sunday to get some rest. He will begin throwing in the outfield this week.Orioles: Ubaldo...
Strain, Shanley to wed

Jamie Allyson Strain and Patrick Conroy Shanley will wed March 17, 2012 at the Chapel of Our Lady of the Snows in Girdwood. The prospective bride is the daughter of Cherie Skonberg and Thomas Strain of Kodiak.The prospective groom is the son of Jolyn and Tom Shanley of Juneau.
Young blues guitarist David Jacobs-Strain wrestles with tradition

...guitarist-singer-songwriter David Jacobs-Strain could make it easy on himself. "I could...respect where it came from." Jacobs-Strain's tastes are unapologetically eclectic...greasy New Orleans-style gumbo. Jacobs-Strain, whose first gig was at the Oregon Country...


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