Raven Radio’s softball team was widely-feared in the co-ed leagues in the early 1990s. Offense, defense, and (let’s face it) awesome good looks distracted most opponents long enough to win a title or two. (Standing, l to r) Bill Prendergast, Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock, Brian “Wedge” Weddell, Steve Will, Barnaby Dow, Kevin McClear, Suzi McClear, Rich McClear, Stacey Woolsey, Rob Woolsey, (front row, l to r) Christine Pate (nee McCloud), Clint Daniels, Chris Wilbur (baby Emma), Linda Halfon, Lily Herwald, and Red Hausler. We’ll have to wait until this summer’s 30th Anniversary reunion to answer this question: Can Prendergast still hit it into the UAS parking lot?
Raven's 30th Anniversary
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When Alaskans fish for salmon, most are hoping to bring home those gorgeous -- not to mention delicious -- red fillets for the barbecue, freezer, or canning jar. When the fish are cleaned, the long skeins of pink or red eggs often go overboard with everything else. Not so in the commercial fishing industry, where salmon eggs -- or roe -- have become big business. Russia’s embargo of American seafood has been a setback to Alaska’s caviar industry, but demand for the product is growing elsewhere. more
Lois Denherder, occupational therapist, and Fr. Michael Boyle, speech therapist, discuss how to make dining more enjoyable and successful for patients suffering from dementia. They'll present at a free Brave Heart caregiver's support luncheon at noon Wednesday, September 17, in the Pioneers Home Manager's House. more