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...Author Bonnie Rose Ward spent 15 years as a "wilderness wife" in Alaska, and now lives with her husband on a farm in West Virginia. "Fish This! An Alaskan Story" by Andrew Cremata. (Lynn Canal Publishing, December 2013).Skagway-based outdoors...
Modern Russian fable superbly drawn

...The New Valley," published in 2009, was made up of three novellas. They were set in the hill country of Virginia and West Virginia.But Russia became his consuming fictional subject after a return visit in 2010. He also drew the fine illustrations used...
US rig count up 1 to 1,855

...California, Colorado and New Mexico each gained one.Wyoming lost four rigs, Oklahoma lost three, North Dakota lost two and West Virginia lost one.Louisiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Utah were unchanged.The U.S. rig count peaked at 4,530 in 1981 and...
US rig count down 6 to 1,860

...while Alaska, California, Colorado and Oklahoma were down one apiece.Arkansas, Kansas, New Mexico, North Dakota, Utah and West Virginia all were unchanged.The U.S. rig count peaked at 4,530 in 1981 and bottomed at 488 in 1999.
Proposed: State utensil shall be bear claw salad tongs

...really want to be shown up by all the other states with official state firearms, by which I mean Arizona, Indiana, Utah and West Virginia? Come on. We're twice as gun-crazy as they are - or anyone in the Lower 48, for that matter, except maybe Texas...
Louisville quarterback Bridgewater sees a promising future

...Bridgewater's situation isn't much different from other top players whose prospects take a downward turn before the draft; West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith thought he'd be a top-10 pick last year but fell to the Jets in the second round.But there's...
My Turn: Far-fetched scenarios possible if EPA's power left unchecked

...EPA retroactively vetoed a permit that had been issued in West Virginia four years earlier. In Alaska, EPA appears poised to issue...Authored by a Republican from Louisiana and a Democrat from West Virginia, this bill would help restore due process for project developers...
MTV finds wild crowd in Alaska for 'Slednecks'

...featuring a group of hard-partying West Virginia residents, but was abruptly canceled...negative attention from some less rowdy West Virginia residents who felt it presented a negative...Buckwild' was really unique to West Virginia, the phenomenal cast and the experiences...
Sports on TV

...Division I tournament, first round, Albany vs. Mount St. Mary's, at Dayton, Ohio3 p.m., ESPN - NIT, first round, West Virginia at Georgetown3 p.m., ESPN2 - NIT, first round, Florida Gulf Coast at Florida State3 p.m., ESPNU - NIT, first round...
Sports on TV

...ESPN2 - Duke at Wake Forest3 p.m., ESPNU - Rutgers at UConn5 p.m., ESPN2 - Colorado at Stanford5 p.m., ESPNU - West Virginia at Oklahoma7 p.m., ESPNU - Utah at California7 p.m., FS1 - Arizona at Oregon St.NBA BASKETBALL4 p.m., ESPN...


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