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...footsteps - and that's what so extraordinary about today."The Golden Gate Bridge, with its sweeping views of the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay, has long been a destination for people seeking to end their lives. Since the structure opened...
KPC student makes trip to China

...herbs and oils for a patient who chooses to follow natural treatment options, she said.Raising money to cross the Pacific Ocean was no easy task, Fontana said. After being nominated for the position, she started fundraising immediately, with...
Freezin' for reason: Local firefighters jump in to national Cold Water Challenge

...passed it along to Jason Dunagen who jumped into the Pacific Ocean near Warrington, Oregon. Dunagen tagged Central Emergency...obviously cold and brief dips in the Kenai River and the Pacific Ocean on the western seaboard, to questionably cold jumps...
Great Alaska Quake shook up science

...the early 1960s, evidence began to circulate that what is known as "sea floor spreading" was occurring under the Pacific Ocean, he said. That is, magma erupting and oozing from cracks in mid-ocean ridges cools, hardens and forms new ocean...
Refuge Notebook: A demonstration of age and beauty

...ripe young age of 63 years old. In her lifetime she has likely logged more than 3 million flying miles around the Pacific Ocean between Hawaii, Japan and Alaska. After gallivanting around the Pacific, Wisdom periodically stops at Midway Atoll...

...flooding and rock slides.The storm that moved in Friday, powered by a warm, moisture-packed system from the Pacific Ocean known as a Pineapple Express, had dropped more than 7 inches of rain on Marin County's Mt. Tamalpais, an average...
Fisheries managers in Alaska

...Board of Fisheries. Pacific Salmon Commission: The body created by the Pacific Salmon Treaty to oversee salmon in the Pacific ocean, Southeast Alaska and Canada, which helps monitor and set policy for salmon runs that cross the border between the...
Snow and wind on the way

...forecast discussion. In the same discussion, forecasters write that a low pressure system will move from the North Pacific Ocean skirting the Aleutians to the south bringing an increased chance of more snowfall over the weekend. Forecaster say...
Sail away with me

...adventures. "It is special," he said. "How many people in the world get to do that? Swim in the middle of the Pacific Ocean on the equator." While away, Robin kept an online blog to keep family and friends updated on their progress and...
Woman completes solo row from Japan to Alaska

...first woman to row solo from Japan to Alaska.When she would get discouraged by the relentless challenges of the North Pacific Ocean, the 28-year-old British adventurer would lie on her bed in the cabin of her small boat and gaze at the ceiling...


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