All about that bass: University Wind Ensemble concert highlights tuba

...and select instruments and knew the tuba was for him. He marched for five years with the Cavaliers Drum & Bugle Corp. in Chicago and served 20 years as an Air Force musician, playing in Tacoma, Washington and eventually in Anchorage. He primarily works...

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Pigskin Pick'Em: What doesn't make sense does make sense

...the Titans cause, but that won't be enough against a Panthers team that has found the magic formula. Panthers win 30-17 Chicago Bears @ ST. LOUIS RAMS -7.5 It's time to play to the "Good Rams, Bad Rams" game again. Remember, Clarion faithful...

Pigskin Pick'Em: What's the big play of the week?

...A New Orleans win will do just that. Saints win 28-21MINNESOTA VIKINGS @ Chicago Bears evenThe 4-2 Vikings travel to the Windy City to take on the 2-4 Chicago Bears. The Vikings have a feel of a good football team. Strong defense, solid...

Pigskin Pick'Em: Rolling on to week 6

...away that game last Sunday in Cincinnati. Bengals win 21-9 Chicago Bears @ DETROIT LIONS -3 The Fighting Simba's aren't going...and this is a classic Jay Cutler meltdown spot for Da Bears. Chicago has won two straight over AFC West opponents since Cutler's...

Ninilchik Traditional Council plans a peninsula public transit service

...complex and can be frustrating. "Transit is incredibly complicated to manage - we're required to do all the same things Chicago is (with reporting)," Sipe said. "Sometimes I pull my hair out over it. It's a daunting thing to go into for anyone...

The Bookworm Sez: 'Grant Park' has authentic feel - right up until the end

...more: not only was Toussaint missing, but an old girlfriend, Bob's first love whom he hadn't seen in years, was in Chicago with the Obama campaign and was hoping to have lunch with Bob.That was fine. He had nothing else to do. Toussaint had seen...

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Unhinged Alaska: Humpbacks and minke and orcas! Oh my!

...warnings and heavy rains a fish could swim through aren't worth the trip either. You would have better luck hoping for the Chicago Cubs to win a protest that they were so stunned to be in the playoffs that they weren't mentally prepared and should be awarded...

Pigskin Pick'Em: Say goodbye to the Fabulous 5

...but the Norsemen seem to be missing something. The Lions are just plain awful. Detroit sits at 1-5 and barely escaped the Chicago Bears in overtime a week ago. This will be a close game, like most NFC North contests, but in the end the Vikings have a...

Don Jose's celebrates Grand re-opening and new manager

...age 16 in Nebraska and has moved through the business for the last 20 years from Ft. Collins, Colorado to the windy city of Chicago, before moving to Alaska. "It's been a fun journey, I love the food service industry and getting to see folks on a daily...


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