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Les Palmer: The legendary Beaver in the Army in 1954, it has changed owners a few times. Early on, it was fitted with floats and given a fancy paint job in place of its previous olive drab. Today, it's actively flying out of Ketchikan. I owe the success of many fishing...
Shop curiously them because I knew that they were worth more than a garage sale price," she said. She leased a space, gave it a paint job and priced her pieces to sell. Now she buys items from women's kitchen tables and customers' boxes they bring to the...
Soap box crash and return

...they could build him a car in time. "I don't know how they did it so fast," he said. "It looked like a two-week paint job, but it took them two days. ... Every nut to every bolt, they had to do everything." When race day came, Brenner...
Two high schools better for students

...schools: First issue: Cost - Converting three schools costs money. This money will go to fund renovations, mascots, paint jobs, jerseys, and busing 9th graders to and from the high schools every day. This money will come from the community through...
Homer woman creates map models to help businesses

...if the dot is in the right place to begin with -- but what the building looks like. Kean's models have the same paint job and features as the actual buildings. A model of the Salty Dawg Saloon, for example, shows the familiar tower, but...
Need for speed

...are or what kind of resources you have. They're built to exacting specifications, really the only difference is the paint jobs." Before each race, the derby carts were loaded onto the platforms and then volunteers swapped the wheels between...
Summer not a break at KPC

...given the Learning Center a makeover that's been 20 years in coming. The space got cosmetic work including a bright new paint job and all new furniture. An adjacent office also has been converted into extra space for the program. In all that project...
Entertaining saga stars Ninilchik elder

...appeared much younger." The only time his crew recalled seeing him truly angry was when the Bartlett was in dry dock for a paint job and some joker replaced the B with an F. Even retirement has been adventurous for Jackinsky. He has indulged a passion...
Council: Paint job may be required for Conex boxes

When rumor raced through the airwaves of Kenai a couple months ago saying the city planned to give all Conex-type storage boxes the boot, several people showed up at the next scheduled city council meeting ready to object.
Tight Lines: Looking for a new way to fool fish

...success with in the past, not just some wacky concoction put together purely on a hunch. They are lures with a different paint job or an extra blade, and often the product of a long evolutionary process in equipment, something that worked in the past...


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