Two students from Soldotna received their degrees from Gonzaga University in Spokane, Wash., during graduation exercises held on May 12 in Spokane's Veterans' Memorial Arena.
Fri, 06/21/2013 - 2:36pm
Every year about this time, I say, "This is going to be the summer that kills me."
Surely, this will be that year.
It got such an early start, even though, technically, summer doesn't begin until Friday.
In Washington, D.C., near a trash basket in the metro station, a ragged man played the violin. He wore jeans, a long-sleeved t-shirt, and a Washington Nationals' baseball cap. Near his feet was a hat already filled with some starter money.
Joshua Corr, a Skyview High School graduate, has been named to the Dean's Honor Roll at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, Okla. Dtudents with a grade point average of 3.50 or higher with no grade below a "C" were placed on the Dean's Honor Roll.
Our Alaskan summer is in full swing. People are trading boots for flip flops, snow pants for fishing waders, and broken-in camouflage gear for . more camo gear (I'm looking at you, Dad).
Sat, 06/15/2013 - 12:23pm
I have no idea how to bet on a horse race, so I didn't have to pay close attention to the Belmont Stakes.
One of these days, though, I'm going to find $10,000 in a hotel room like that kid did in Missouri.
Editor's note: This column originally ran Aug. 26, 2007.
Chaos (ka'os), n. The Random House Dictionary states one meaning is, "The formless matter supposed to have preceded the existence of the ordered universe.
Nadia and Adam Anders of Nikiski announce the birth of their daughter, Hannah Eva, at 1:44 a.m. Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at Central Peninsula Hospital in Soldotna. She weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces. She joins siblings, Samuel, 5, Daniel, 4, and Eliza, 3.
Michael T. Audette
Jonathan A. Barahona
Jennie M. Barenholtz
Kaitlyn R. Barkman
David M. Branholm
Kristen A. Bush
Ethan H. Bushong
Chelsea M. Charbonneau
Joshua J. Cress
Morgan E. Edminster
Adam C. Emrick
William L. Forrest