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Judge: Hiker liable for springing traps, but trapper did not prove damages

...down the trail. She sprung the same trap again - unnecessarily, the judge said - on Dec. 27 as she led a group of Juneau Alpine hikers down the trail at dusk.Nave said Turley had other options available to her to ensure the safety of her dogs in the...
Juneau woman who freed eagle from trap back in court

...My intent was to keep the dogs out of the trap."The third time was on Dec. 27 as she was leading a group of 10 Juneau Alpine Club hikers on the trail. It was getting dark and someone had gotten separated from the group earlier in the hike, she said...
Corps files proposal to justify CD-5 permit of CD-5, a small satellite oil deposit near the Alpine oil field on the North Slope."Work on CD-5 is continuing...June 1 on tie-in work for the CD-5 pipeline at the central Alpine production facility. The work mainly involves welding.In...
Of a 10-legged mite and other monstrosities

...first, this mite (family Erythraeidae) did not catch my attention. These large, predatory mites are often abundant on the alpine tundra, where they could easily be mistaken for spiders or daddy long-legs as they actively scurry over the ground. We had...
4 missing climbers presumed dead after avalanche

...National Park Service officials say five people were traveling as one rope team early Thursday morning as part of a Miyagi Workers Alpine Federation expedition. One team member, 69-year-old Hitoshi Ogi survived. Park Service spokeswoman Maureen McLaughlin...
Tight Lines: the beauty of the belly boat

...themselves across the stillness of an alpine lake, the early morning sunlight just...those of us who regularly head into the alpine country in search of new fishing opportunities...especially those who like to head to the alpine country and who like to explore beyond...
Steinbrecher, Schroer make Alaska High School Hall of Fame

...Roger Steinbrecher, a former coach and administrator at Seward, were among the inductees.According to ASAA, Schroer coached alpine and Nordic skiing, plus track and field."He won ASAA state championships and inspired Olympians, but he was much more than...
Investigators find four bodies, a dog and a handgun in a Kenai field

...evidence pointing to another person being involved in the crime. The remains were found in a field between Borgen Avenue and Alpine Drive less than one-half mile from the apartment where Rebecca Adams, her two daughters Jaracca and Michelle Hundley, boyfriend...
Refuge Notebook: Eat your peas - just not the ones you find in the wild

...of what happened. And it's one that can be readily applied to our own backyards. The Eskimo potato, Hedysarum alpinum or alpine sweetvetch, is a hardy little plant that grows across Alaska and into northern Canada - including here on the Kenai National...
Remains found near home of missing Kenai family

...around the Inlet Woods Subdivision in northern Kenai where the family lived. The remains were found near Borgen Avenue and Alpine Drive, according to the media release. Search teams had previously canvassed the area near Borgen Avenue. The area where...


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