Photo: Folk Fest starts

KTOO's Jeff Brown whips up the crowd as the Juneau Pride Chorus take the stage for the start of the 41st Annual Alaska Folk Festival at Centennial Hall...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Sports: MSU whips Iowa 78-57; UNC wins 1/22/98

Archives Back to November calendar Back to archive page Home Thursday, January 22, 1998 MSU whips Iowa 78-57; UNC wins Last modified at 2:38 p.m. on Thursday, January 22, 1998 THE ASSOCIATED PRESS It's...
Photo: Tugging in the wind

Two tug boats power a fuel barge Saturday morning as the wind whips up waves in Gastineau Channel.
Alaskans mark 100th anniversary of big eruption

ANCHORAGE - Even a century after one of the world's largest volcanic eruptions, a strong wind still whips up the ash that rained down on what became known as Alaska's Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes. Pumice chunks still dot the beaches...
Juneau Empire Online Frontiers: Keeping Glitter Gulch lit takes time 7/12/98

...VEGAS - Gary Hendricks scans the sea of neon on the Las Vegas Strip. The rainbow-colored signs become a blur as his truck whips past the casinos, but Hendricks still spots the flaw - there's a bulb out in the letter ``E.'' It's a tiny glitch...
Haitians mark Voodoo day of the dead

...results of the presidential vote on Tuesday, after the Voodoo festival concludes.Voodoo priest Pierre Saint Ange cracked a rope whip on a crumbling tomb and told onlookers not to "fight with guns or burn tires" in coming days."We are asking for peace...
Nation and World
Heat is on: Mets need it from Noah in Game 3 at home

...progression."He's a very fast learner," Mets manager Terry Collins said. "He has no fear."Ventura generates velocity with a whip of his slender frame, perhaps generously listed at 6-feet tall. Syndergaard, by contrast, is a 240-pound hammer who revels...
Photo: Whip splash

...he is flung around from behind a boat on Auke Lake. Fritz Moser, who was driving the boat, said he has a fun time trying to whip his nephews off the tubes as they try to hang on. Moser was at the lake with his family, along with more than a dozen other...
Harsh land and raw emotion test 'The Homesman'

...emerges like a Depression-era photo. Plain as the dirt she's plowing, a strong face to match her strong back. Wind whips the long prairie dress against mud-crusted boots. The mules, the plow and the woman fight to break the soil. The earth...
The Zen Master of the Big Salmon River

...difficult to see) outflow.The most dangerous part of the trip is right away. Though there are rapids later on, the wind can whip the lake into a wavy froth, which has flipped boats before. There are also two log jams the first mile or two of the (very...


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