Train hits stalled truck, injuring 55 God, it's going to happen,'" she said.The truck driver was not injured, said North Carolina State Highway...Monday's collision occurred, possibly trying to help the truck driver make the turn. Asked if it seemed that the officer...
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Death Notice: Terry "The Hobbit" Shepherd

...1936 in Hoonah. Terry passed away peacefully, surrounded by his five children. He was a long-haul truck driver, off-road logging truck driver and fisherman. Terry loved driving fast cars, playing music and women. He was a unique and special...
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Franklin George Peters

...he made his living as a commercial fisherman and a truck driver. He met and married his first wife, Lula and moved...returned to Sitka and worked as a commercial fisherman, truck driver and carpenter. He fished aboard the Pauline, the Atlas...
Causeway builder returns to Sitka the threat of war loomed. Now the old Fort Rousseau site is a State Historical park.Kirkham was one of many truck drivers hauling the rock to build the causeway. He said it was exciting work, even if the conditions didn't meet all of...
Princess Cruises tour bus in Alaska collision Denali when it was rear-ended by a semi-truck with a double tractor trailer.Alaska State Troopers report the truck driver was flown to a hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening.Princess spokesman Bruce Bustamente says there...
Death Notice: Thomas A. Westvang

...73.Westvang served in the U.S. military/Navy from 1958 to 1961. He worked for Reliable Transfer as a freight truck driver. He was also a farmer and cowboy. He was the youngest of 10 children. He is preceded in death by his son, Brian...
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Sitka officer retires after 27 years

...patrol sergeant over 13 years.After a brief two-year hiatus in 2000-2001, when he moved south and worked as a truck driver, he was rehired by Chief Bob Gorder as a detective in connection with the Southeast Alaska Cities Against Drugs task...
Clearing the PATH to independence

...driving, including carrying passengers, the only way to get experience is for someone to give you a chance. "I'm a truck driver with a license, but I don't have any experience," he said. "I'm just looking to get a job, but I need help...
Local "tremendously overwhelmed and appreciative of the outpouring of love and support from his fans."A Wal-Mart truck driver from Georgia was charged with death by auto and four counts of assault by auto. Authorities said 35-year-old Kevin...
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Frank Maier Marathon record falls

...beautiful earth. We are competitive males and females, but we can compete with our own selves."The 26-year city trash truck driver will be retiring this year and can concentrate on more running."It is not just a job," Holland said. "It is an...


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