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.
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...
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...
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...
Student who stabbed 4 at university meant to do more harm

...a hammer in a backpack near his body. It also contained two plastic baggies of petroleum jelly, which Merced County Sheriff Vern Warnke called a "poor's man" explosive if ignited.Warnke and other officials said background checks of Mohammad and his...
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Death Notice: Vernon L. Rauscher

...Denison, Iowa; and sister, Carol Cullens of Hinton, Iowa.Memorial services will be 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 27, at First Wesleyan Church. Family and friends may sign Vern's online guestbook
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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...
Tlingit civil rights hero William Paul Sr. remembered

...of advancing civil rights in this country."Meeting member Peter Metcalfe also remembers meeting Paul through his father, Vern. Metcalfe's book, "A Dangerous Idea: The Alaska Native Brotherhood and the Struggle for Indigenous Rights," published...
Death Notice: Dennis Helmer Carlson his father, Vernon H. Carlson; mother, Cecelia M. Carlson; and brother, Albin Carlson. He is survived by his sons, Vern Carlson and wife Tamara of North Carolina, Donald Carlson of southern California; a sister, Karen Carlson of Glendale, Arizona...
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