Review: 'Boyhood' an intimate portrait of a child growing up found in the very ordinariness of "Boyhood," from the clouds 6-year-old Mason watches in the opening scene to the rock ridge where as a new college freshman he is perched and pondering life in the film's final moments. It is a credit...
State shores up river bank on Sterling Highway

...department spokeswoman Jill Reese says the river has been changing its course lately, causing roadside erosion. Putting down the rock, or riprap, should keep the situation from worsening.This work should be completed by mid-September, and will cost...
Empire Editorial: Thank you, parents that same kindness toward others.Unfortunately, that isn't always true.Sometimes, the best course is through the rocks, rather than around them. The parents of these boys have taken a tough path, but it's the correct one. We encourage...
Living and Growing: On Praying least for me: It's getting the rock out of my shoe. Theologian Karl...nature. Prayer helps me get rid of the rocks, those thoughts and emotions and...have so many holes in our shoes and the rocks keep getting in. When I pray, I...
No explosives found in Sitka dynamite search

...Chief Al Stevens said it appears the dynamite connected to the blasting cord had already exploded long ago, fragmenting the rock.Stevens said another outcome of the project was the removal of an 80-foot hemlock tree endangering power lines.
A special thanks to friends with flotation

...the stern as possible and attempted to pull ourselves off the rock with the anchor winch. No matter our efforts, we were...There was a gnawing uncertainty concerning the shape of the rock surface below the boat. This would determine how far the...
Ice cave collapse

...thick," Neary said."It's the entry area that was always in much more marginal condition because of its thinness and the rock and dirt on top," Neary said.He added that no one appears to have been hurt by the falling chunks of ice.The popular...
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Final teen sentenced for rock throwing

...summers ago, they didn't learn until later that one of the rocks maimed and permanently disfigured a 6-year-old boy...The 6-year-old wasn't the only victim affected by the rock-throwing incident; the boys had thrown multiple rocks...
Frank edges Elliott on Ben Blackgoat course safe," she said. "And to let the trail be their master because you have to be paying attention to the roots and the rocks and that was what Ben slipped on."The annual race is now approaching 20 years."It is hard to believe," Christine...
Angels rally in 9th against Rodney to beat Mariners

...Calhoun led off with a drive into the lower seats in the right field corner and Trout followed with his 23rd homer into the rock formation in left-center.NOTES: Mariners 2B Robinson Cano, who began Sunday tied with Texas' Adrian Beltre for...


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