Pure Sole: It hurts so good

A funny thing happened on the way to a family vacation - I qualified for the New York and Boston marathons.Yeah, baby! Second in my age group, which I believe was the "Fossils and Cave Drawings" category.Running the Bismarck Marathon...
Off the Beaten Path: Hitchiking on mystery road

...the mack down hard. Material like, "You see that mountain? Yeah, I was the first guy to climb it." He told a number of "and...gotten a crick in my neck from repeatedly nodding and saying "yeah" and "wow, that's crazy."The couple was heading back...
From Juneau to Carnegie Hall

...has been performing with the group his entire college career - and, now, after it."I jumped into college and I was like 'Yeah, I'm ready to study, I'm ready to have fun, and I'm ready to sing!' he said.Then he realized UAS didn't have a...
Murder in the valley

...was arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder in the death of 30-year-old Brandon C. Cook."There was a murder, yeah," Juneau Police Department Chief Bryce Johnson said, standing outside Strawn's house early Wednesday morning, rubbing his...
A sit down with the new mayor

...development.You've just completed your first week as Juneau's mayor. So far, has it been everything you thought it would be?Yeah, pretty much. I got sworn in on Tuesday evening, and you get thrown right in to the running of the meeting. I think it went...
Inupiaq woman joins traditional tattooing movement

...Marjorie Tahbone - it's because I want to beat the system - against all odds," she said. "Then I can pretty much be like, 'Yeah, I got it, you guys could get it too.'"Tahbone said she wants to be a person everyone can turn to if they have questions...
Rival Seahawks, 49ers look to get back on track in division

...on the 49ers' home field 11 months ago.San Francisco CEO Jed York even apologized for his team's poor play on Twitter."Yeah, I don't really pay much attention to the pompanstance around it," Tomsula said, then quickly caught himself. "Here I...
Former House speaker Hastert to plead guilty

...if he was withdrawing so much cash because he didn't think it was safe in banks, the indictment said Hastert responded, "Yeah, I kept the cash. That's what I'm doing."Hastert, who led the House for nine years, could still change his mind about...
Nation and World
Noreen on the higher education ice sheets around the world and sell it," Noreen said. "Market it around the world so I can go to places like Hawaii."Noreen said skates, pads and a stick will go along."Oh yeah, I don't ever want to quit playing hockey," Noreen said.
Gov. Walker rolls out proposal to turn Permanent Fund into state's money factory

...before the state's savings accounts run out in as little as two years from now."When I go back home, people say, 'Oh yeah, I'm ready for an income tax.' I don't think they are," said Sen. Gary Stevens, R-Kodiak.Rep. Cathy Munoz, R-Juneau...


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