Tommie Maurine Sikora Blackwell

...well-attended events. In her retirement years, she enjoyed time with her grandchildren and travels throughout much of the world on tours and cruises with her second husband. They enjoyed the seasons by following the sun with homes in Alaska, Arizona and Hawaii...

Muppets Most Wanted

Now Playing Synopsis: The sequel to The Muppets (2011) finds Kermit mistaken for a criminal mastermind named Constantine and thrown into a remote Siberian prison while his lookalike uses the Muppets' European tour as a means to steal the crown jewels. With the duplicitous Dominic Badguy (Ricky Gervais) helping to perpetuate the fraud, it appears Kermit may have been abandoned by his pals -- until Animal, Fozzie, and Walter become suspicious and set off in search of the real Kermit. ~ Tracie Cooper, Rovi Cast: Ricky Gervais, Tina Fey, Ty Burrell, Ray Liotta, Steve Whitmire, Eric Jacobson Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Sitting on the dock of the bay: Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies gets new access

...educational trips. CACS offers day tours that include a trip across the...St. Augustine's Kayak and Tours, people also can take a half-day...the Peterson Bay Field Station tours and other CACS programs provide...Peterson Bay Natural History Day Tour, $140; includes boat ride...

Researchers study Southeast Alaska watershed changes

...What does glacial recession mean for marine ecosystems, for example? What do changes in the glaciers mean for helicopter tours offered to tourists? What kind of economic impact would it have if the Herbert River became a salmon stream? How much airborne...

Birch Ridge Golf Report: Skins Game and Pro-Am goes off without a hitch

...golfers. So much so that they forgot to leave the author of this column a recap. Oops.Tuesday Morning Ladies LeagueThe mystery tour continues with the lovable ladies failing to leave a recap for the column. Golfers typically refer to these type of mistakes...

Mary Beth Rathbun

...was an accomplished photographer and many of her images were featured in various Alaskan travel brochures. She was an extreme tour guide and host to her friends who visited, showing them Alaska and her love of the state. She and Maxine traveled extensively...

Governor's visit a culmination of the legislative process

...behest of local voters. After his visit with the community, Parnell stopped by the Clarion to talk about the process and why he tours the state each year to sign bills into law in the communities most affected by their passage. "We passed, what, 118 bills...

PGA Tour pro Chip Beck goes to Birch Ridge to promote First Tee program

...40 local kids grouped around him, PGA Tour professional Chip Beck demonstrated the...Beck is a four-time winner on the PGA Tour, recording victories at the 1988 Los Angeles...score that low in the history of the PGA Tour."What's cool about it is, yeah...

The Bookworm Sez: 'The Skeleton Crew' digs into unsolved mysteries

...this two-pronged issue exists and how modern technology and amateur sleuthing is helping lessen it. Along the way, Halber tours morgues and back-rooms, lurks near an exhumation, and tries her hand at solving one of New England's best-known cases...

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Veteran concerned with situation in Iraq

...Iraq with great concern. I spent three tours totaling 27 months in Iraq, the vast majority in Anbar Province. During my second tour in the fall of 2004, I commanded a battalion...operations in Fallujah. During my final tour in 2007, I was the intelligence director...



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