behring behring  /ˈbɛ rɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Danish explorer who explored the northern Pacific Ocean for the Russians and discovered the Bering Strait (1681-1741)

News

  1. Two Donegal district students have event to remember at History Day contest

    Two Donegal School District students recently received high marks in the Kenneth E. Behring National History Day Contest.Cole Rinehart returned from the national competition, held June 9-13 at the University of Maryland, with a bronze medal. James Landis placed fifth in his category.The National His...
    on June 24, 2013     Source: Lancaster Online

  2. Report uncovers chaos in county public works

    Three Pinal County employees, including Assistant County Manager of Development Services Greg Stanley and Public Works Director A.J. Blaha, were placed on paid administrative leave last week by County Manager Fritz Behring after an outside investigation revealed a number of violations had occurred.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Florence Reminder and Blade-Tribune

  3. PCSO aide sues Pinal manager, county

    Tim Gaffney, director of administration for the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office, has filed a lawsuit against outgoing County Manager Fritz Behring and Pinal County.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Arizona City Independent

Quotes

  1. "People beat me up for talking to Behring, but if you want to get into the car, you have to go to the person with the keys," said von Reichbauer. "It's the same with Clay Bennett. It doesn't help for everybody to continue demonizing him when...
    on Dec 12, 2007 By: Pete von Reichbauer Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  2. "That was a very, very difficult period for me," Knox said. "We had really turned the program around and into a positive direction, but ownership [Ken Behring] changed and decided to go in a different direction. But I didn't complain to...
    on Sep 22, 2005 By: Chuck Knox Source: Seattle Times

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