Medeles keeping consistency on mound for Oilers

...With legends such as Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera providing inspiration, the 6-foot, left-handed pitcher has a deep well of memories to motivate him to further heights.This summer with the Peninsula Oilers, Medeles has proven to be quite Yankee-esque...

Life in the Pedestrian Lane: It's only a movie

...things he usually produced and garnered him many awards, as well as lots of money (for the time). This was before the National...Johnny Belinda" and "Treasure of Sierra Madre," all fairly well known movies of the day, but I remember best Roy Rogers and...

Drivers from around state, including Lance Mackey, flock to Twin City

...didn't have anywhere to go," he said. "I was able to get a good run out of (turns) one and two, but I couldn't run very well through three and four, I kept getting up in the loose stuff. I'm not gonna push the issue and wreck myself."Jones won...

Op-ed: Obama, you're no Ronald Reagan

...to the report, "Iranian military action, often working through proxies using terrorist tactics, has led to the deaths of well over a thousand American soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan over the last decade and a half."Throughout the course of the Iraq...

Shell allowed limited offshore oil drilling

...drill the top sections of wells because the company doesn't...equipment on site to cap a well in case of a leak. That...setting the foundation for a well to grow in depth. The...a complete exploratory well. Shell had hoped to simultaneously drill two wells. However, the U.S...

Bird Homestead golf report: Juniors headline the day

...of minus-3 was the team of Chris Rich, Terry Johnson, JE Wells and John Pollock. In second place after a chip off was the...beating out Mike Fastabends awesome chip. On hole No. 9, JE Wells crushed his drive winning long drive. John Crapps played a...

Remission is a wonderful response to leukemia

...analysis. It had been a tense three weeks waiting for the results of the painful test, in which a corkscrew the size of an oil-well drill bored into my lower backbone and pulled out a small cross-section of marrow.Five years earlier, I had been diagnosed...

Reeling it in: Tiny superhero a huge surprise

...larger universe, but is not slavishly referencing other films or well-worn character tropes, i.e. you don't have to be a giant...film's opening, we see a dramatically de-aged (and very well-done, by the way) Michael Douglas playing Dr. Hank Pym in...

Arts & Entertainment
Welcoming literary citizens: An interview with 49 Writers' new director

...corn palace and a prairie dog town. She writes other forms, as well, but poetry "is the thing that speaks to me, and has since...host a workshop, reading and panel discussion in Juneau, as well as a workshop, reading and online book discussion in Haines...

Arts & Entertainment
Scientists say people prefer fat

...Stinky cheese has high levels of the fat taste and so does food that goes rancid, Mattes said. Yet we like it because it mixes well and brings out the best of other flavors, just like the bitter in coffee or chocolate, he added. To qualify as a basic taste...



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