Marge Bushman

...home with her family by her side on Sunday, April 26, 2015. At Marge's request, there will be no local services. Her ashes will be taken to St. Nazianz, Wisconsin with her family at a later date.A Catholic Mass will be said in her name on Saturday...

Betty Josey Thomas

...flowers, the family has asked that donations be made to Sterling Baptist Church, PO Box 834, Sterling, AK 99672.Betty's ashes will be placed at Ft. Richardson National Cemetery, the Kenai River and at Laurel Hill, Florida. Arrangements by the Cremation...

Forestry douses hot spot left over from Funny River wildfire

...other dangers like trees with weakened root systems and ash pits. "One thing we look for when we go out is obviously visible smoke. The other thing we look for is white ash or grey ash," Kent said. "Usually after rain comes, it turns...

Caring for Kenai turns to technology

...them, Wiest said. A -9-by-12-foot drop cloth can be used to cover electronic devices such as a computer, he said. Ash is very heavy and has the ability to collapse a roof if it already has snow on it, Wiest said. One version comes with a battery...

Borough reminds residents to extinguish burn debris before disposal

...reminding Peninsula residents when disposing of ash and burn barrel debris to make sure the...waste transfer locations or landfills. Ash that appears cold can actually be concealing...waste Dumpsters. Please assure that all ash and other materials being disposed of are...

The Bookworm Sez: Take a look behind the scenes at a funeral home

Ashes to ashes. Dust to dust.That's supposedly what we are, and what we'll end up being: just a few pounds of powdered remains that a good wind might easily scatter. That's strange to think about - but comforting, at the same time...

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Out of the clouds, into the bright blue sky

...one. How does one really humble themselves? Sackcloth and ashes, plus fasting? That's how they use to do it. You put on...goat or sheep hair, go to a burn heap and cover yourself with ashes from head to toe and then go on a fast until you experienced...


...island mountain of Augustine burped steam and ash tens of thousands of feet into the air, but...an eruption ? like the one that rained ash on Homer and Seldovia in 1986 ? instead...tall Erupted: March 15, 2009, sending ash plumes from 30,000 to 60,000 feet high...

Ash3D is federal answer to ash cloud response

...Redoubt Volcano erupted in 2009, black ash settled on Homer like snowfall. The city...the roads to close. Businesses worried ash would destroy air intakes on computers and...forecasts. USGS's answer is Ash3D. The ash dispersion model will help volcano forecasters...

Timothy J. Wilson

...celebration were held in his honor, with donations of pet supplies and money to the Florida German Shepherd Rescue. Tim's ashes will be spread at some of his favorite places in Florida at a later date. Friends and family in Florida, Indiana, Colorado...



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