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BOB FULTON

Bob Fulton is the chief copy editor and occasionally contributes sports, travel and other feature stories.

Articles by BOB FULTON

Sacagawea's death, burial site remain shrouded in mystery Sacagawea's death, burial site remain shrouded in mystery
4 weeks ago - - BOB FULTON
I’m standing before the grave of Sacagawea, the Shoshone teenager who accompanied Lewis and Clark to the Pacific, convinced there’s a mystery here. I’m less certain that her remains are. [Read More]
Legacy of hardship, grit still echoes along Oregon Trail
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Legacy of hardship, grit still echoes along Oregon Trail
6 weeks ago - - BOB FULTON
Hard to believe these dusty tracks in remote southeastern Wyoming were once part of a great national thoroughfare. But if I close my eyes, I can almost picture the massive wagon trains that rolled through here on the Oregon Trail. [Read More]
Guests mingle with ghosts at historic Stanley hotel Guests mingle with ghosts at historic Stanley hotel
9 weeks ago - - BOB FULTON
Not everyone roaming the halls of the Stanley Hotel is a guest. [Read More]
Scenic Colorado roadway takes visitors to high-elevation wonders
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Scenic Colorado roadway takes visitors to high-elevation wonders
9 weeks ago - - BOB FULTON
Trail Ridge Road might well be the most hazardous highway in America. [Read More]
Fort McHenry still echoes with battle that inspired Key Fort McHenry still echoes with battle that inspired Key
15 weeks ago - - BOB FULTON
As dawn broke on Sept. 14, 1814, an American lawyer and sometime poet peered anxiously through the rising mists from the deck of a ship anchored in Maryland’s Patapsco River and sought the answer to a pressing question — one he later posed in verse: [Read More]
Poe launched career in austere Baltimore row house
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Poe launched career in austere Baltimore row house
15 weeks ago - - BOB FULTON
Climb the narrow, precipitous stairs to the attic and peek into the tiny room with its low, sharply pitched ceiling and single window that admits scant light, and it’s easy to conjure up an image of the master of the macabre working here. [Read More]
WACKY WORLD OF SPORTS, 2013: Golfer vanishes into course's peculiar 19th hole
44 weeks ago - - BOB FULTON
Mark Mihal headed for the golf course, hoping for a hole-in-one, never suspecting he’d be the one in the hole. [Read More]
THE WACKY WORLD OF SPORTS, 2013: 'Dead' MMA fighter turns up as robbery suspect
44 weeks ago - - BOB FULTON
Mixed martial arts promoters Christos Piliafas and Scott DiPonio were stunned to learn that one of their fighters was a suspect in a holdup at a Michigan gun shop. [Read More]
North Carolina site commemorates Wrights' conquest of the air North Carolina site commemorates Wrights' conquest of the air
46 weeks ago - - BOB FULTON
Never has so brief a trip had such lasting impact. [Read More]
Niagara-on-the-Lake casts a magical spell
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Niagara-on-the-Lake casts a magical spell
66 weeks ago - - BOB FULTON
Canadian novelist William Kirby, in a fit of hyperbole back in 1896, labeled Niagara-on-the-Lake “as near Heaven as any town whatever.” [Read More]
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