Today In Sports History for Thursday, March 26 to the country by winning the $10 million Dubai World Cup. The winner edged another Japanese horse, Transcend, at the wire by a half length in the world's richest horse race. Fans of Victoire Pisa were in tears as the national anthem played. Many...
Police & Fire for Thursday, March 19, 2015

...Highway at 2:14 p.m. The fire was extinguished while CCFR was en route. The boat owner reported the fire was caused by a wire shorted from a battery tender. Damage estimated at about $100. CCFR also responded to five EMS calls, a transport call to...
What's happening this week

...March 20, Ketchikan Public Library. Create a bouquet using everyday household items including q-tips, dye, coffee filters, wire, and more. Ages six and up. HAINESPoetry reading and book-signing with Jeremy Pataky, author of "Overwinter," 6:30...
Wrangell and Angoon go down to the wire

The rematch of last year's Gold Medal B Bracket championship game did not disappoint on the opening day of the Juneau Lion's Club 69th Annual Tournament on Sunday night as Wrangell held on for a 69-68 win over Angoon.The lads from just south of the Stikine River held the one point lead with 34 seconds remaining and gave the Kootznoowoo Tlingit group from Admiralty Island every chance to take the game.A traveling call gave the ball to Angoon and they could not capitalize on a shot, fouling Wrangell's Archie Young on the rebound.
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On the Trails: Despite being tiny, bird brains can beat out humans

...from inside a container, and when such a hook was not provided by the experimenter, the crow made one from a straight piece of wire. European rooks invent tools too and use them in novel situations; a rook quickly figured out that it could raise the water...
The Teammate He Never Met

...Prison guards and inmates would line the court to watch some of his contests.There are times when concrete walls and razor wire don't allow entertainment, but it was not uncommon for word-of-mouth to spread from the cell block to the cafeteria that...
Empire Editorial: Two hundred years of peace between America and Canada

...relations have been good for so long that the notion of hostility between our two nations is absurd. The idea of a barbed-wire border fence between America and Canada is farther away than the possibility of a tunnel to Russia. Good relations didn't...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015

...two transport calls to take patients and flight crews to and from the hospital and airport and one reported chimney fire on Wire Street. No fire was found in the chimney upon arrival at 12:12 p.m.; investigation revealed a small amount of creosote...
Off the Beaten Path: Gifts of deer

...fashions and take the bi-annual shower - every hunter knows it's bad luck to bathe during open season. Hot water, bleach and a wire brush always makes me nostalgic. Afterwards, in true Ted Nugent tradition, I like to sit with a good cup of herbal tea, listen...
Falcons, Crimson Bears put on a hoops show

...outside the opposing locker rooms of Juneau-Douglas High School after the second consecutive night of end-to-end, wire-to-wire basketball action, there was little except the scoreboard separating winner from loser."It was exhausting...


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