Melissa McCormick paints a holiday theme in the Shattuck & Grummett Insurance offices downtown on Wednesday. McCormick paints many business windows during the holidays, including the hospital various banks.
Snowshoes and hiking poles make a journey to the Granite Basine a winter workout on Wednesday. Mt. Olds is shown in the background. Layered winter clothing, liquids, snacks, a cell phone, G.P.S. and a head lamp should be included in any day trip.
Eaglecrest handily defeated Mount Bohemia, Mich., in the Final Four of Powder Magazine's Ski Town Throwdown on Monday and Tuesday. The score was 4569 to 1811. Next week, it will move on to the final showdown against either Stevens Pass, Wash.
The following editorial first ran in the Ketchikan Daily News on Dec. 2:
The biggest shopping season of the year is also a prime time for scams.
Scammers will be out in force, trying to bilk money out of the confused and careless.
The holiday season is known for bringing people together, but that generally brings to mind bustling family dinners and children home for the holidays - for some, though, that means getting together to sing holiday standards.