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A friend of mine won't eat anything homemade and brought for a party or other social gathering."I've seen how women don't wash their hands...
Great Alaska Quake shook up science 1960 - still the lone-recorded event larger than the Alaska earthquake - met the results with resistance."A friend of mine at Cal Tech said, 'If that's what happened (in Alaska), how come it's the only place in the world it happened...
Alaska has lots to offer in wintertime

FAIRBANKS - It took a while but now that winter finally looks like it's here to stay - that might be an understatement after the past week, eh? - it's time to unveil my annual winter list of outdoor things to do. You know the routine by now.
Kennedy, Huxley and Lewis

Three famous men died on Nov. 22, 1963. The one getting the most attention, understandably, is John F. Kennedy. Less so the other two: Aldous Huxley, author of the futuristic novel "Brave New World," and Clive Staples Lewis.
Focus on Fitness: Making - and keeping - New Year's resolutions

...workouts a week. Making a New Year's resolution is easy, but sticking with it is more difficult. Several years ago a friend of mine read in a runner's magazine that if you exercise everyday for two weeks you establish a routine you are more likely...
It won't be long now ...

A friend of mine recently returned from a hunting trip at his secluded and highly classified spot somewhere above the Arctic Circle and had an all...
Marion Nelson popularizes ancient Encaustic Art

For those who made it to Marion Nelson's "Encaustic Works" show at Kenai Peninsula College interest in an ancient art form has been re-kindled. Encaustic painting, also known as hot wax painting, involves using heated beeswax to which colored pigments are added. The liquid/paste is then applied to a surface, usually prepared wood, canvas or other materials.
Less pain, more to gain from this Bay film

...investigator. My wife is convinced that I really only liked "Pain and Gain" because I was lucky enough to watch it with a friend of mine who just happened to show up with his father and brother at the same time I did. Maybe she has something. Maybe...
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Despite struggles, long hours, Kasilof dairy farmer's operation grows

Since 2010, Byers has been running his own dairy farm just off the Sterling Highway in Kasilof. And though he works hard, and the pay is poor, he is content knowing he is sharing a healthy product with his community while living the only life he's known, he said. And his business is growing rapidly, he said.
Reeling It In: Dabbling in the paranormal

...thriller, "The Girl Who Played with Fire." Knowing what movie I was going to see this weekend, I finally had a friend of mine lay out the first "Paranormal Activity" beat for beat, and you know, it does sound pretty scary. So I had the...


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