Juneau's Mark Whitman awarded Certificates of Excellence from AHS

...Historical Records Advisory Board awarded Mark Whitman of Juneau and Larry Hibpshman of Kenai...research and dramatic presentations. Whitman was chosen under the ASHRAB's public...newspapers, and personal interviews, Whitman presents his narratives while dressed...
Whitman to present a live western based on local history

...presentations written and performed by local storyteller Mark Whitman. Whitman's original show, "The Birch Brothers: A Final...smuggling liquor -- a profitable industry at that time.Whitman's story was written based on his research of primary...
Coffee & Collections Series features historian Whitman

...Collections series will feature historian Mark Whitman, who will present Dick Willoughby's...subtle about researching Willoughby," Whitman said. "He kind of jumps out and grabs...who was Dick Willoughby? According to Whitman, Richard Gentry Willoughby, also known...
Whitman failed to tell the whole truth about offshore drilling

...Former EPA Administrator Christine Todd Whitman certainly has a right to express her opinion...presenting an independent, balanced view. Whitman mentioned that she co-chairs a "national...with a financial stake in nuclear power. Whitman also failed to cite her connection to...
Vance presents project at Whitman College event

Gabrielle Vance from Juneau presented a project at the 13th annual Whitman Undergraduate Conference, which took place April 12 on the campus of Whitman College in Walla Walla, Wash., according to a release from the school. Vance...
Whitman shines light on a 'dark chapter' of Alaska history

...tale-spinner. But local librarian Mark Whitman embodies both roles in equal engaging narrative. In his talks, Whitman brings history to life by focusing on...fiddle and Jack Fontanella on banjo), Whitman addressed his audience dressed in period...
Today In Sports History

August 231898 - Malcolm Whitman wins the men's singles title in the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association championship.1926 - Molla Bjurstedt Mallory beats Elizabeth...
Marine Park drinkers scrap with police

...began to fight with officers and another man, Francois P. Whitman, 32, joined in and head-butted an officer, according to...arrested after ignoring orders to not interfere.Paine and Whitman were lodged at Lemon Creek Correctional Center for assaulting...
Police calls for Monday, Aug. 4, 2014

...information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent.Assault? At 1:44 a.m. Saturday, 28-year-old Francois Whitman and 32-year-old Jack Paine were arrested for assault of a police officer and resisting/interfering. Also, 30-year-old...
Local historian spreads the word about Willoughby

Over the years, Mark Whitman has strained his eyes in the process...its weight in gold. The subject of Whitman's current research is Richard "Dick...history behind the man is something Whitman considers "a treasure of the community...


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