BOSTON — RunWenatchee's Joel Rhyner didn't know what to totally expect during the 119th Boston Marathon. He knew it would be an amazing experience running the legendary race. But what happened Monday overwhelmed him.
WENATCHEE — Ever since the Greek messenger Pheidippides made his 26-mile mythical mad dash to Athens announcing the Persians’ defeat in the Battle of Marathon, millions of racers have replicated that race, albeit under more official (and realistic) circumstances. On Saturday, Pam Brulotte performed her 25th Pheidippides impression, her 11th of the Wenatchee variety. But this marathon, was different: she walked.
WENATCHEE -- One more loss and the Wenatchee Wild will end their season on the Town Toyota Center ice tonight. One more loss and the youngest team in the North American Hockey League will have to watch the rest of the playoffs from their couches.
FALL RIVER, Mass. — After returning the verdict Wednesday, Aaron Hernandez’s jurors stood shoulder to shoulder and discussed the evidence that led them to find the former New England Patriots tight end guilty of first-degree murder by extreme atrocity and cruelty.