Michael Murray Hamrick

...Alaska as well as national and international issues in those areas. He hunted internationally, travelling to Asia, Africa, Mexico and Canada as well as many areas in the U.S."He served honorably in the U.S. Army from 1964-1967 in the 557th Signal...

Gene Alfred Granath

...born on August 31, 1934, in Hobbs, New Mexico to Walter and Blanche Granath. The 11th...scholarship to attend the University of New Mexico. That same year, Gene married Billie...family was transferred to Buckeye, New Mexico in 1958 and Gene began his career as an...

Group fights to keep Consulate of Mexico in Anchorage

...travel out of state to receive services from the Consulate of Mexico, but a group is petitioning to keep the Anchorage office open...said. He said the consulate doesn't just benefit people from Mexico as other Latin American residents also use the office as a resource...

Alaska's high health care costs

...family (for something) that was not an emergency." A friend was the first to tell her about an alternative - physicians in Mexico who offered "all-inclusive" bariatric surgery for $10,000. It looked promising until she found a doctor in Colorado...

Kitchen Ade: Celebrate Day of the Dead with bread, chocolate

...United States, the Day of the Dead holiday, which originated in Mexico, is celebrated from October 31 through November 2, and coincides...Day (November 1) and All Souls' Day (November 2). In Mexico, All Souls' Day is a national holiday and the time when many...

Walking the Americas: Woman preps for 5-year trek

...started on the Pacific Crest Trail, a 2,650-mile hike from Mexico to Canada, she was so wired that she kept rifling through her...Hughes will continue on bicycle through Central America and Mexico, before heading through the U.S. to Canada.There, depending...

Clarence Sullivan

...banking and commercial real estate development in Montana, Iowa, and New Mexico. Sully and Alice made Albuquerque home for 25 years. Sully became a docent at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History after retiring. He worked in the museum's...

Nicole Catherine Leman

...teams. As an athlete she competed against many Kenai Peninsula teams. Nicole learned Spanish and served on a mission trip to Mexico. She also attended Alaska Girls State in Wasilla.As Miss Alaska Senior National Teenager, Nicole won in talent playing piano...

Taste authentic Hatch Chile Dishes

...two-day event celebrating "Hatch" chiles, the name for a variety of chiles grown in the fertile Rio Grande region of New Mexico. With a very short window of availability, from late July to early September, the more than 30,000 visitors who flock to...

Reeling it in: 'Sicario' a beautiful yet bleak film

...watch for me because a good part of it takes place in my old hometown of El Paso, Texas. It's crazy to me that Juarez, Mexico has become synonymous with a house of horrors - a place only crazy people would go. You get the feeling that roving bands of...

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