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Sharon Ann Redthunder ‘KIST’ (67) left this earth Sunday, January 13, 2013 in Santa Fe, New Mexico following complications of lupus to a place free of suffering. Kist was born in the Nespelem, Washington home of Ned Comedown Sr. & Christine Socula- Comedown on October 23, 1945.
“I think overall the fair went off pretty good. We would have wanted to see more attendance on Friday and Saturday, but we’re subject to the weather; we know that,” said Roger Boehlke, president of the Ozaukee County Agriculture Society. “When all was said and done, we were happy with the fair.
“I don’t quite see how they’re going to do it, but all right. Fine,” says Burstyn, who was nominated for an Academy Award for her role as Chris MacNeil, mother to the demon-possessed Regan. “There are some pretty sensational things in the film. I don’t know if they can do them on television.
I recently sat down at a holiday table. It wasn’t one adorned with a beautiful centerpiece, or the finest and artfully assembled china, crystal, and linens. It was a round designer’s work table at interior designer Joan Hawkins’ Fondren studio and fabric library.
This photo, taken in 1885, shows the entrance gate at Schlitz Park, located on Walnut Street between 7th and 9th Streets in Milwaukee . The seven-acre property was purchased by Schlitz Brewing Co. in 1879 and developed to include 350 gas lamps and areas for sports and cultural activities.
Don Feusner ran dairy cattle on his 370-acre slice of northern Pennsylvania until he could no longer turn a profit by farming. Then, at age 60, he sold all but a few Angus and aimed for a comfortable retirement on money from drilling his land for natural gas instead.
news that the University of Colorado Boulder has created an Office of Industry Collaboration may send shivers up a few faculty spines, conjuring images of selling the university to the highest bidder, compromising academic freedom in the name of the almighty dollar, or allowing sponsoring companies to squelch research findings they don’t like.
Astronomers describe in the June 27 issue of Nature the discovery of a star in the intermediate evolutionary stage between a red giant and a white dwarf. This sun, J0247–25B, also pulsates in a way not seen before, which can help scientists learn about the star’s interior.
In the first study, which appeared online in Astronomy & Astrophysics, astronomers confirmed that a member of a triplestar system, the low-mass sun Gliese 667C, hosts at least six planets, including three that orbit in the star’s habitable zone where liquid water could exist.
This photo, taken in 1885, shows the entrance gate at Schlitz Park, located on Walnut Street between 7th and 9th Streets in Milwaukee . The seven-acre property was purchased by Schlitz Brewing Co. in 1879 and developed to include 350 gas lamps and areas for sports and cultural activities.

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This photo, taken in 1885, shows the entrance gate at Schlitz Park, located on Walnut Street between 7th and 9th Streets in Milwaukee . The seven-acre property was purchased by Schlitz Brewing Co. in 1879 and developed to include 350 gas lamps and areas for sports and cultural activities.
A spokesman for the International Organization of Migration, Matt Graydon, said the group is bringing solar-powered lanterns, blankets and shelter kits. He said after a visit to the area Sunday that some residents have gone to nearby villages to stay with family or friends while others have slept out in the open.
There’s a new gun nut in town. Once upon a time you could find him wandering gentrifying neighborhoods in skinny jeans and a retro T-shirt carrying an armload of vinyl in one arm and pushing a fixed-gear bike with the other.
“Superspeedway win,” he said on his radio. “With points! With points!” “I’ve gotten better. I’ve come close. When you drive as aggressive as I drove early in my career on superspeedways, you’re going to have a huge risk, huge reward,” he said after the win.