Kenneth Smith, well-known Galesville resident, dies at 101
Kenneth Smith woke up before the sun rose Monday morning in the Galesville house he lived in for 60 years, sat in his favorite recliner and went back to sleep.
How to save the dying newspaper editorial
The old days of newspaper editorials swaying big elections or telling public officials what to do are over. But here's a way that news orgs actually can make a difference.
How to Die in Portland
Lady Cooke dies at 100
At the age of 100 years old, Ivy Cooke, widow of the late Governor General Sir Howard Cooke, passed away peacefully yesterday at the Andrews Memorial Hospital.In 1939, the Cookes became the first couple to be married at chapel of the then Mico...
Fontana motorcyclist, 20, dies in crash
FONTANA >> A 20-year-old motorcyclist was killed Tuesday night in a crash in Fontana, according to the San Bernardino County coroner’s website.About 10 p.m., Kalani Sonny Santiago of Fontana ran a stop sign at Cherry and Banana ave
BeefTalk: Why Did the Calf Die?
A good goal for calving success is to have 97 percent of all calves that are born walk into the weaning pens this fall.This can be achieved, although not
Why Are So Many Trees Dying in Griffith Park?
"Once the tree has been infected, it’s pretty much a done deal," says Steve Dunlap, a supervisor at the Department of Recreation and Parks Forestry Division. "It’s just a matter of time."
Soldier Hollow wildfire dies down at 20 acres
A wildfire started by an ATV crash is dying down after burning 20 acres near Soldier Hollow on Friday, officials reported.
How the gas tax hike could still die
IF THE ONLY difference between the House and Senate roads bills was the money, it wouldn’t be that tough to resolve. But it’s also about political power.
While dying, Jill Conley gives lessons on life
10 snowmobilers die in thinly frozen lakes in Northeast
Seven snowmobilers have died and another three are missing after crashes on lakes.
20-year-old man dies in stabbing
A 20-year-old man was fatally stabbed Monday shortly after 10 p.m. in the 1100 block of Mt. Dew Avenue, dying an hour later at an area hospital.
10,000 fish die in Gunpowder, Bird rivers
Thousands of fish have died in recent days in the Gunpowder and Bird rivers in eastern Baltimore County, and officials believe a toxic algae bloom is to blame.
Girl, 10, dies in I-75 crash
ROYAL OAK — A 10-year-old Eastpointe girl who was ejected from a car during a crash on Interstate 75 late at night Sept. 16 has died. The girl was not wearing a seatbelt and alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash, according to Michigan State Police 1st Lt. Michael A. Shaw.
How a dolphin eats an octopus without dying
An octopus’s tentacles can kill a dolphin — or a human — when eaten alive. But wily dolphins in Australia have figured out how to do this safely.
Fewer people are dying from cancer. Here’s why.
A woman from Highland IL, a doctor from Cancer Treatment Center in Swansea, IL, and a plastic surgeon from MidAmerica Plastic Surgery in Glen Carbon, IL, all southern Illinois cities near St. Louis, MO, advocate for early detection for cancer such as melanoma skin cancer, breast cancer and prostate cancer as the American Cancer Society reports the cancer death rate has declined by 25 percent since…
O’Fallon High graduate, 20, dies in head-on crash
A 20-year-old graduate of O’Fallon Township High School in southern Illinois died after her car crashed head-on into a truck in Arkansas. The O’Fallon IL high school graduate was an active participant in color guard while she was at school.
If print media is dying, why are moneybags investing in it?
With 45% of adults reading print newspapers, reports of their demise seem vastly exaggerated
What happens when a spouse dies in the middle of a divorce?
There's no shortage of books, blogs and websites with advice for grieving widows. But if you're part of a smaller club of people widowed while getting divorced, you're pretty much on your own.I know because this happened to me.
Hillsboro man, 20, hits logging truck, dies
A 20-year-old Hillsboro man died after crossing the center line and hitting an oncoming logging truck on Hwy 26 early Monday morning.