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President arrives in Seward Fox Island and the spit where dead trees - salted during the 1964 earthquake - stood in stark contrast to the sunny blue sky. He sat chatting with a park ranger as his boat stopped to look for humpback whales and then to slowly roll up on a group...
A job with a view: Pilot opens up from cockpit

...around storms, but it's the challenge of it all that keeps the job exciting and fresh for the young pilot."If it was blue skies and beautiful, no wind, sunshine and 70 degrees everyday, I'd probably get bored," he said.
Evening by the River

...World's shortest auction!" The first Evening by the River started out at Soldotna Creek Park under tents and perfect blue skies, "It was a beautiful summer evening on the banks of the Kenai River and gave us the opportunity to host a unique evening...
Cook Inlet clams up for grabs

...of the clam population. "They're not requiring any logbooks to be filled out," he said. "They're dealing with blue sky because they don't know the numbers. I require a logbook to be filled out for every trip. I put down there that it...
Out of the clouds, into the bright blue sky

...Don't you know, within a second, I saw the rain let up and within a mile drove out of a dark cloud into the brightest blue sky I had ever seen. It was like driving from one world right into the next. Like I had died and landed right in Heaven...
Andy Hall attempts to clear up Denali's history

...climb to Mount Rainier in Washington. The trip was riddled with contention and discord amongst the members. While clear blue skies and light wind carried the second summit team to the top, after a successful bid by three members of the team the previous...
Semi-Southeast Adventure: Paddling the Nisutlin River

...when the trees are turning, the moose are rutting and blue skies are an especially welcome sight.This year we decided...exclaimed.I snapped a far-away picture against the now blue sky as he wheeled above us.Farther along the river, juvenile...
Drifters head into the season, setnets to remain dry

...Wednesday evening storm, Thursday morning was relatively calm and that weather extended into the afternoon - though the blue sky was punctuated with several heavy, dark clouds. Catches, primarily of the sockeye salmon targeted by the fleet, will...
Time to be on high alert for wildland fires

With clear blue skies and temperatures reaching into the 60s, spring has sprung on the Kenai Peninsula.But those same conditions that have lured residents...
Skiers take on Fuzzy Predator race

Sunshine, clear blue skies and some freshly groomed snow delighted 16 skiers who participated in the Fuzzy Predator 10K ski race Sunday at Tsalteshi Trails...


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