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Conflict, controversy haunt K-Beach flooding solutions

With rubber boots up to his knees and only a gray sweatshirt to protect him from the cool drizzle, Dan Sterchi crashed through waist-high weeds...
Sleeping by the fishes

...clothes. One man reclines on his back, kicking his legs up in the air to remove water, sand, or both from his heavy rubber boots. Multicolored metal "bonkers" flash in the sun as they are raised high before coming down on the heads of netted...

...light beams subtly moving across the hall, highlighting different architectural elements.Visitors can leave their rubber boots at home. Seating is around the pool or in a balcony.The show opens Thursday and runs through Jan. 4.
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A winter's night at a cabin in Southeast Alaska

...we'd learned anything on the hike up it was that ice cleats are a requirement on this trail in winter. No question. Rubber boots or similar water resistant footwear is ideal. Snowshoes? Not a bad idea, especially if a snowstorm blows in unexpectedly...
Wanna buy a duck?

...books and puzzles and other toys du jour to keep at Grandma's house and even once in a while a sweat shirt or pair of rubber boots to use in case of emergency. They are the true life meaning of "One man's junk is another man's treasure" ( or...
Pioneer Potluck: About Mother's Day

...Arleighs voice talking to his dog. I screamed "Arleigh come and help your Grandma - come Quick! I heard his little rubber boots, running, slappity-slap. up the driveway and he appeared at the top of the hill beating his chest and yelling...
School briefs

...Students will be participating in a field trip to Bear Creek Weir near Seward on Sept. 29. Dress code is PE clothes and rubber boots or shoes that can get wet. We will leave from Wings Christian Academy around 9 a.m. Student need to bring a sack...

...put on his heavy winter coat, his hat and gloves and if there was snow on the ground, he would pull on his black rubber ("boots" we called them) galoshes, with lots of black buckles, over his cowboy boots. Mom would hand him the milk pail...
Pioneer Potluck: Labor Days in Alaska

...was much like it is this year, rainy and overcast. That did not bother our friends who showed up in raincoats and rubber boots with food in hand to gather around a larger than ever bonfire. The first year the mud was terrible but it did not seem...

...6 p.m. July 9. Garbage bags, gloves and bottled water will be available. Participants are encouraged to bring rubber boots and bug spray. For more information, call Dennis Ghormley at 907-262-2654. North Peninsula Recreation Service...


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