Longtime Juneau painter Herb Bonnett dies at 87

first_imgLongtime Juneau resident and painter Herb Bonnett attends the Juneau Pioneer Home’s senior prom on June 22, 2017. He died Monday, Aug. 14, 2017. (Photo by Philip Loseby/Juneau Pioneer Home)Longtime Juneau resident and painter Herb Bonnett died this morning at the age of 87.Listen nowBonnett’s paintings of boats, planes and iconic local landmarks are all over Juneau, including a very large painting on the back wall of the Juneau Assembly’s chambers at City Hall.Daughter Michelle Bonnet Hale said he’s very well known by “old Juneau.”“You can just see his prints all over town,” Hale said. “And lots of his prints in banks – so he’s got a print of the old Douglas bridge, he’s got prints of ferries. One of the more recent prints that he has is called ‘Rainy night in Juneau’ and it’s looking up Franklin Street on a rainy night.”Hale said her father signed his paintings Bonnet, but he was officially Bonnett with two Ts.Herb Bonnett was the son of an AJ Mine electrical engineer. He was born at St. Ann’s Hospital in 1930 and grew up in Thane and Douglas. He drew and painted for decades.Hale said her father died peacefully at the Juneau Pioneer Home.“He had a very good run of it, very long, good life in Juneau and Southeast on his boats with his friends,” Hale said.Mail condolences for the family to Michelle Hale at 4431 Taku Boulevard, Juneau, 99801. A tribute is being planned.last_img read more

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The winner will face Chael Sonnen in the semifinals. In the co-main event, featherweight contender Emmanuel Sanchez takes on UFC veteran Sam Sicilia. The preliminary card begins at 7 PM ET in the video below, while the main card airs live on Paramount Network at 9 PM ET/PT.Join us and let us know what you think of tonight’s fights. Be sure to check out The MMA Vivisection with Zane Simon, Victor Rodriguez, and Eddie Mercado before the event begins.Main Card (9 PM ET, Paramount Network)Fedor Emelianenko vs. Frank Mir – Round 1 – The crowd is going nuts as the men walk to the center of the cage. Mir clips Fedor 15 seconds in and hurts him, but now Fedor scores with a takedown and some strikes as they stand. Fedor bombs Mir and Mir is down. Fedor blasts away with punches and it’s over! Fedor wins for the first time in five fights on American soil. It was a short left uppercut that put Mir down. He came in wildly, got put off-balance by a cuffing shot and fell forward right into the uppercut.Fedor Emelianenko wins via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 0:48Emmanuel Sanchez vs. Sam Sicilia – Round 1 – Sanchez and Sicilia are throwing a high volume of strikes in the opening seconds and it’s a right hand from Sicilia that gets in best before he pushes the action into the cage. Sanchez with a kneebar attempt out of nowhere but Sicilia defends. …and ends up right back in the same position with Sanchez looking to switch to a heel hook. Sicilia defends again and tries to attack but after getting to his feet, Sanchez takes Sam’s back. Sanchez throwing wild kicks at the head while holding the back. Sanchez with a standing arm-triangle choke attempt and it looks very tight. Sicilia finally falls to the ground and Sanchez has the choke in deep. 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Torres has a half butterfly guard and throws elbows off his back. Gracie falls back looking for a heel hook. He has both of Torres’ legs tied up and is now cranking an inverted heel look again. Torres continues to defend while Gracie switches from leg to leg looking to lock something up. Round ends and Gracie takes it 10-9 on takedowns and positioning.Round 2 – Gracie throws a leg kick that misses and Torres comes up just short on a long jab. Torres throws a head kick and slips, allowing Gracie to charge in and get a body lock. Gracie takes it back to the ground. Torres is spending time looking for the ref to stand them up and Gracie passes to half guard and starts fishing for an arm triangle. Gracie gets to full mount and now the arm triangle is deep and Torres taps.Neiman Gracie wins via submission (arm triangle choke) – Round 2, 3:18Dillon Danis vs. Kyle Walker – Round 1 – Walker clips Danis hard with an overhand left. Walker continues charging with winging punches and Danis throws body kicks to try and slow the pace. Danis closes distance, pulls guard and is throwing elbows up before turning his hips looking for something. Walker defends, tries to stand and gets his leg caught. 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