907 Updates October 17, 2016

Anyone with information about the shooting is to call the Fairbanks Police Department at 907-459-6800.
Author’s Ben Anderson, Michelle Theriault Boots:  Fairbanks police officer seriously injured in shooting; suspect at large

Dash-cam video: Fairbanks police officer injured in shooting

 

Author Mike Dunham: What became of the places where Alaskans were held captive in WWII? A historian traveled to Japan to find out.

 

Where was the dog, is there any back story to this?
Author: Michelle Theriault Boots  Big Lake man arrested, charged with shooting neighbor’s dog

 

Author: Lisa Demer  The AFN convention gets underway in Fairbanks this week. Why it’s a must for candidates running for statewide office.

 

Author: Mike Dunham  After 70-year-old records come to light, technology lets voices of Attu be heard again

 

Comments?
Author: Geoff Kirsch  Nothing makes you appreciate living here like leaving here

 

 

Shorpy October 17, 2016

Cleveland, Ohio, circa 1905. "Shoot-the-Chutes ride at Luna Park." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.

Cleveland, Ohio, circa 1905. “Shoot-the-Chutes ride at Luna Park.” 8×10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.

Shorpy October 16, 2016

The Mississippi River circa 1906. "Steamboat landing at Vicksburg, Miss." Starring the paddlewheelers Belle of Calhoun and Belle of the Bends. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.

The Mississippi River circa 1906. “Steamboat landing at Vicksburg, Miss.” Starring the paddlewheelers Belle of Calhoun and Belle of the Bends. 8×10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.

 

New York circa 1908. "Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street." Where hustle meets bustle. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.

New York circa 1908. “Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street.” Where hustle meets bustle. 8×10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.

FYI October 15, 2016

Veteran Quavas Hart flying his DJI Phantom 3 Professional aids in Matthew rescue

Veteran Quavas Hart flying his DJI Phantom 3 Professional aids in Matthew rescue

Veteran Quavas Hart Flying Drone aids in Matthew Rescue

 

 

Thang Soi’s vision of Vietnam from above

Music October 15, 2016

907 Updates October 15, 2016

Zaz Hollander, Yereth Rosen:  Uncontrolled wildfire burning near Sutton

 

Chris Klint: Cold-case DNA match sends Alaska kidnapping, rape suspect to Nevada

 

Chris Klint: Marshals in Texas arrest teen accused of shooting woman in Russian Jack

 

Ned Rozell: Ghost towns scattered across Alaska map

wiki Category: Ghost towns in Alaska

 

Shorpy October 15, 2016

Circa 1910. "Schlitz Hotel, Atlantic City." On the Boardwalk at Ocean Avenue. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.

Circa 1910. “Schlitz Hotel, Atlantic City.” On the Boardwalk at Ocean Avenue. 8×10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.

 

San Francisco circa 1920. "Locomobile touring sedan." An expensive open car fortified against the elements with yet another variation on the so-called "California top." 5x7 inch glass negative by Christopher Helin.

San Francisco circa 1920. “Locomobile touring sedan.” An expensive open car fortified against the elements with yet another variation on the so-called “California top.” 5×7 inch glass negative by Christopher Helin.

Videos October 15, 2016

 

 

Music October 16, 2016

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fLirgfJLLIM

Quotes October 14, 2016

If you think nothing is impossible, try slamming a revolving door.
Anonymous

What great energy, intelligence, and magnificent beautiful eyes… But enough about me, how are you doing?
Anonymous

What are they planting to grow the seedless watermelon?
Jerry Seinfeld

How come you never see a headline like “Psychic Wins Lottery”?
Jay Leno

Try an internship! Internships give you all the experience of a summer job without the hassle of a paycheck.
Stephen Colbert

I used to love the candy Nerds, but I stopped eating them when I realized that for me, it was basically cannibalism.
Rob O’Reilly

Give me a one-handed economist! All my economists say, “On the one hand …on the other.”
Harry Truman

Cats are smarter than dogs. You can’t get eight cats to pull a sled through snow.
Jeff Valdez

My dog was my soul mate; we both took naps, we both skipped lunch, we both hated the vacuum…
Elayne Boosler