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Commissioner Kemp named Centralia College's Distinguished Alumnus

...opportunity to continue to play ball," Kemp said. The fact that his grandfather was a railroad engineer for the Union Pacific and once lived in Centralia helped to cement the decision.He came to the college planning on a teaching career...
Alaska Railroad CEO to step down

...he was CEO of Estonian Railways.Aadnesen also held senior corporate positions within the industry including the Union Pacific Railroad Co., The Texas Mexican Railway Co., Transportacion Ferroviaria Mexicana and Houston's Port Terminal...
About the original Harriman Expedition

...various colleges represented by members of the expedition?" - John Burroughs, Harriman Alaska Series, Vol. 1 For Union Pacific Railroad magnate Edward Harriman of New York, the 1899 expedition to Alaska was prompted by his doctor's orders...
Around the state

...Anchorage resident since 1989, Whitmore joined Yukon Pacific after holding several engineering-related positions with Union Pacific Resources and Phillips Petroleum. He replaces Jeff Lowenfels. CSX is based in Richmond, Va., and operates the...
This Day in History

...the nation In 1800, Congress held its first session in Washington in the partially completed Capitol. In 1889, the Union Pacific Railroad Co. began direct, daily railroad service between Chicago and Portland, Ore., as well as Chicago and San...
Best of the best

...Ill.; IKEA in Baltimore; LEGO Systems Inc. of Enfield, Conn.; the McGraw-Hill Cos. based in New York; Union Pacific Railroad headquartered in Omaha, Neb.; and Verizon Wireless of Bedminister, N.J.
Alaska Railroad Corp. gets new chief executive

...executive was three years he spent at the helm of Estonian Railways in Estonia. He has also held senior positions at Union Pacific Railroad Co., The Texas Mexican Railway Co. and Houston's Port Terminal Railroad Association. The Alaska Railroad's...
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Fun facts about the Olympic torch

...ceremonial cauldron that will hold the flame during the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, Utah, plus he designed the Union Pacific cauldron car that will transport the flame from city to city along the nation's railways. &3149; The torch is...
The Olympic Torch Relay comes to Juneau

...cities, the flame will be transferred to cauldrons either in the back of a special Chevrolet truck or on a special Union Pacific railcar for the trip to the next city. On four occasions, the flame will be placed in a safety lantern for flights...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Frontiers News: Salt Lake imbalance spells shrimp disaster 3/22/98

...modified at 11:23 a.m. on Sunday, March 22, 1998 THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SALT LAKE CITY - Four decades after the Union Pacific Railroad causeway divided the Great Salt Lake, one part has become so salty and the other so fresh that a tiny but...


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