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Pioneer Potluck: About Blizzards in Northern Colorado

...remember snowdrift so tall that we could walk on top of the garage roof just by climbing to the top of the drift. Telephone poles stuck out of the tall drifts like men with their arms out asking for help. On our farm as well as everyone else who...

...Where many would see an old tank from a gas truck, Smith sees a barbecue grill. Where many would see a fallen telephone pole, Smith sees a boat. He and a colleague have built a hot rod from things they found "lying around."Smith's...
Troopers kill bear after well-known area birder attacked

...River beach on Sunday afternoon with his family. Alaska State Troopers said the bear first attacked a vehicle and a telephone pole before attacking Toby Burke, 48, a biological technician at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. Burke did not do...
Bear killed in Kasilof not rabid

...and Game wildlife biologist Jeff Selinger sent in the grizzly's head for testing because the animal had attacked a telephone pole and a moving pickup before bruising 48-year-old Toby Burke as he bird-watched.Alaska State Troopers killed...
Reeling It In: The best of films, the worst of films

...George Lucas. This movie is, indeed, dark, but, as an added bonus, won't make you want to drive your car into a telephone pole, unlike the director's previously mentioned efforts. Look for major award recognition come Oscar time. "Harry...
2012 started with a bang ...

...mass-produced car made of fiberglass. One summer evening, about a month later, he side swiped a guard rail and hit a telephone pole. He didn't get hurt much, but an accident that would have simply scraped and dented any old '42 Chevy totaled...
Kenai River emerges unscathed by ice jams

...stairways,? he said. ?Mostly nowadays it?s metals and the brown woods or deck woods rather than the old creosol telephone poles or railroad ties and toxic wood preservative.? As for whether any more debris will turn up, Mohorcich said he is still...
Kodiak men seen as 'wizards' of city's Xmas light display

...Mission Road, across from the Salvation Army. The centerpiece of his unique 30-foot Christmas tree is a recycled telephone pole. Surrounding the pole are globes woven from recycled wire. The globes support an array of plain white Christmas...
Man arrested in connection with Koenig abduction

...of flyers showing pictures of the missing woman. Her face continues to be displayed on posters attached to cars, telephone poles and buildings. Police spokeswoman Anita Shell confirmed that few details would be immediately released. "Because...
Just don't look down

...I gave the ropes course a try. They had just installed a new challenge, which involved climbing to the top of a telephone pole, then jumping from a small platform to a trapeze bar. I remember getting into the safety harness and starting the...


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