Opens Thursday, Dec 25, 2014 Synopsis: Angelina Jolie directs this true life tale of Louis Zamperini, the Olympic track star who survived a plane crash in World War II, only to fight for his life against nature and eventually as a prisoner of war. Joel and Ethan Coen provide the script. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Jack O'Connell Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Exploration work to resume at Cosmopolitan prospect

...studied the technical problems encountered by ARCO and Pioneer and has developed solutions. "Most of these were mechanical in nature and we believe we can solve them," partly through the use of new technology, he said. Tim Bradner can be reached at tim...

Refuge Notebook: Nature shows off its red, white and blue for the Fourth

...myriad of different colors ranging from soft yellows to brilliant oranges to vibrant reds. Carotenoids are found throughout nature: in leaves (for example, when the green chlorophyll pigment degrades in the fall, the carotenoid pigments are especially...

We still hold these truths to be self-evident

...them with another and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature's God entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that they should declare the causes...

Bee season off and running for local enthusiasts

...the winter months, and neighboring beekeepers that over-winter, give her bees, such as Jim Van Raden, owner of Natural Natures Treats in Kasilof. Van Raden said he can only keep bees during winter when the colony produced enough pollen and honey to...

Quiet lake home for someone with many interests --- landscaping;an...

...hill. All three stories are atground level,with the main floor handicapped accessible. Windowseverywhere. You live with nature. Built as close as possible to 5Star requirements and to be as maintenance free as possible. It hascement siding, vinyl windows...

Singletrack minds: New trail takes shape at Tsalteshi

...path. "The track follows the contour of the land," Nic Larson said. "It's a nice easy ride that puts you in touch with nature." Nic Larson said they walked the snowshoe trail with Bill Holt, the Tsalteshi's trail maintenance manager, and flagged...

Cal Thomas: America's DNA: 'The Federalist Papers'

...each branch of government is given in order that each branch might be a check on the other. The Founders understood that human nature had to be controlled, lest the temptations of power destroy both leader and country.Ruling by fiat, as President Obama seems...

3rd annual Mud Run gets messy

...mud and dirt - including a muddy water pit at the end of the 3.5-mile race - to get racers good and filthy, but Mother Nature decided to pitch in anyway. Forty runners showed up under watery skies at the New Beginnings Fitness Center in Kenai for the...

Summer Solstice on the Peninsula... Fun in the liquid sun

...wanted runners to get stuck up in the pits this year and mother nature just gave us a helping hand," said event organizer Whitney...laughed on the way home Saturday. What do you do when Mother Nature is on the mound and throws you a curve ball? We folks at FCS...



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