Reeling it in: One more trip to Middle Earth

...to Middle Earth is a mess.Grade: C+"The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" is rated PG-13 for fantasy violence and battle sequences.Chris Jenness is a freelance graphic designer, artist and movie buff who lives in Nikiski.

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...characteristics to them.It is an utterly irrational response to animals that will not bite unless startled or provoked, said Chris Ulrich, president of the Herpetological Society. Walking around the northern Vanderburgh County house from which he and veterinarian's...

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'Frozen' the entertainer of the year

...Disneyland are staggering. "Frozen" was the most searched movie in 2014, according to Google."It's amazing," said Chris Buck, who co-directed and co-wrote the film with Jennifer Lee. "A year later, it's still crazy." Asked if they had...

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Everett Christopher Blatchford

Everett Christopher 'Chris' BlatchfordEverett Christopher "Chris" Blatchford, 45, died peacefully at home on Tuesday...At his request, there will be no service or memorial.Chris was born on Dec. 14, 1969 in Juneau. He attended high...

Reeling it in: 'Exodus' a thrilling epic - but it has its issues

...audience, and history. Grade: B-"Exodus: Goda and Kings" is rated PG-13 for some fairly gruesome violence including scary crocodile attacks.Chris Jenness is a freelance graphic designer, artist and movie buff who lives in Nikiski.

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Kenai Peninsula Realtors gather for award ceremony and banquet

...Griebel, our REALTOR of the Year for 2014, who also announced our 2014 Affiliate of the Year, Chris and Sarah Hough of Stewart Title. Kelly, Chris and Sarah are such amazing members of this community and are continuously setting an example of...

Homer's Harrington wins historic girls title; Johnson, Carstens triumph for Nikiski

...adrenaline," Harrington said about the prematch jitters. "It's not so scary when you put it like that." Homer coach Chris Perk said that for so many years, girls like Harrington and Moseley were somewhat on the "outskirts of the sport." "Looking...

Reeling it in: 'Penguins' packed with family fun

...truly slight rude humor. *If you don't get the "Happy Days" reference or have no memory of "Mork and Mindy," then I am truly getting old. Chris Jenness is a freelance graphic designer, artist and movie buff who lives in Nikiski.

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Revenge tale that is gleefully pulpy, yet never mannered

...scary. Grade: B "John Wick" is rated R for excessive violence and language. "As Above, So Below" is rated R for gruesome violence and language. Chris Jenness is a freelance graphic designer, artist and movie buff who lives in Nikiski.

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...accident in New York City last month. During a surprise gig in New York's Times Square this week, Bruce Springsteen and Chris Martin filled in for the vocalist.The band will play two nights in each city, with four dates in New York, Los Angeles and...

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