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...highlighted by winning the overall top prize in the U.S. Championship Cheese Contest last year and taking fifth in the World Championship Cheese Contest in March in Madison."I think we have a great team, and we all work together and try to accomplish...
Sharing the craft

...also a member of the ACWA. He is also an ice carver in the area; he and partner Scott Hanson placed second in the World Championship Ice Carving Competition in Fairbanks. His passion for carving has earned him a little money, he said, but the...
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Hakkinen finishes 38th in sprint Kasilof biathlete Jay Hakkinen finished 38th on Saturday in the World Championship biathlon 10-kilometer sprint in Antholz, Italy. Hakkinen finished 2 minutes, 10.6 seconds, behind winner Ole Einar Bjorndalen...
Nikiski's Hall sets sights on Olympics bring the U.S. its first-ever Olympic medal in the sport. Coming off of a five-medal performance at the World Championship Team Trials in Coleraine, Minn., Hall's confidence is high heading into the IBU Cup, he said Friday via...
Locals win Alaska State Dutch Oven Championships?

...and in third were Michael and his 10-year-old brother Matthew Lewis. "We used a recipe that came out of the World Championship cook book, but next time I just might create my own," said Michael. Winning the Novice division was "Buns...
UAF team puts clean car engine in snowmachine is earmarked for future projects. The competition, which starts March 23, is held at the same time as the World Championship Snowmobile Hill Climb. The two events attract snowmachine enthusiasts, professional riders and manufacturers...
'Free' rides come with steep price

...again. Since we got it there is almost a frantic effort to amass miles. It's like winning the grand prize at the world championship of bingo. I find myself looking for big ticket items to purchase simply to rack up more mileage. "Are you sure...
Sports Briefs

...plays the winner of the Thousand Oaks, Calif., vs. Preston, Md., game on Saturday for the championship. The world championship is Sunday. ''I'm just about as excited as you can get. I'm just emotionally drained,'' Texas manager...


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