Today In Sports History for Sunday, March 22

...The United States beats host Chile, 49-36 to win the first FIBA World Championship for Women basketball tournament.1958 - Vern Hatton and Johnny Cox combine for 54 points to give Kentucky an 84-72 victory over Seattle in the NCAA basketball championship...
Thank you for helping in the search for Vern McGee and Mike Dunne

...the past several days for my brother, Vern McGee, and for Mike Dunne. Upon receiving word on Feb. 23, in Seattle, that Vern and Mike were missing, I was first in...put their own safety at risk on behalf of Vern and Mike. At the same time they kept in...
2013 Alaska State Fair Farm Family of the Year announced

PALMER - Vern Stockwell and Becky Gardner, of the Stockwell Farm in Palmer, have the Alaska agricultural community as the 2013 Farm Family of the Year. Vern and Becky will be honored at the Alaska State Fair on Thursday, Aug. 22...
Photo: Amphibian planes

Description from the Alaska State Historical Collections: Vern Bookwalters Curtiss Condor at Skagway, Army S 43 Sikorsky at Juneau in 1937, and PAA Sikorsky at Juneau.
2013 Fur Rondy Queen and Princesses Named

In 1935, when Anchorage had just a population of about 3,000, resident Vern Johnson organized a three-day sports tournament. Called the Winter Sports Carnival it was timed to cincide with the rendezvous...
Alaska publisher dies of pancreatic cancer

...publisher has died after a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer. Vern McCorkle was 73. The publisher of Alaska Business Monthly and state as a whole. Everywhere you went, someone knew Vern McCorkle," Martin said. McCorkle was born in Washington state...
Photo: REACH 30th anniversary

...Kristine Lewis, board president, and Dan Elstad, facilities director, present the REACH 2008 Employer of the Year award to Vern Jones, chief procurement officer for the state of Alaska, during REACH's 30th year celebration on Sept. 24 at the REACH...
Bringing Native history to the fore

...For Metcalfe, historical heros like Paul were much more than names, they were real people he'd met through his father, Vern Metcalfe. It was his dad's respect for Native culture and widespread acceptance in that community that helped Metcalfe gain...
Deadline near for Mat-Su's ferry to nowhere

...take the ferry across to another city that just hasn't been very cooperative in letting us have a landing," assembly member Vern Halter said.The borough has attempted to sell the ferry, but efforts haven't been successful."We don't know all the...
Mother, 1 child drown

...well-mannered boy - just a model student,'' said Harborview Principal Bob Dye. ``It's a tragedy.'' Divers search: Vern Fiehler, in the yellow float jacket, of Capital City Fire and Rescue, gives instuctions to diver Joe Zuboff, far right...


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