Refine Search

The Bookworm Sez: 'North of Normal' an out-of-the-ordinary read

...She married the boy but they parted before their baby was born, so Person's first home was a drafty shack in the British Columbia woods. Later, when she was a toddler, the family moved into a tipi on Indian land where she recalls the freedom...
Arts & Entertainment
Anglers report larger halibut

...reports from commercial fishers all summer. So far, the reports are similar to last year - in Southeast Alaska and British Columbia, fishers are reporting reasonably good catch rates according to IPHC quantitative scientist Ian Stewart. Catches...
Polish boat sets sail for Northwest Passage was finished in 2013.Wojnowski stored the yacht, which he had built for his current voyage, in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Oct. 15 and flew home to Poland for the winter.The Lady Dana 44 - steel-hulled to withstand the arctic...
Groups petition to list yellow cedar

...logging, she said. Unsustainable old-growth logging continues to target yellow cedar in southeast Alaska and British Columbia and contribute to its rapid decline, she said, because of the honey-color wood's value.A yellow cedar listing...
British Columbia gives tentative approval to Tulsequah Chief Mine

...AP) -- The government of British Columbia has approved the proposed Tulsequah...Atlin in northwestern B.C. British Columbia officials said Friday the mine's...effluent from the mine site from British Columbia's government, she said...
NAHL expands into new markets: Teams from California, British Columbia join Brown Bears in West Division

...the Fresno (Calif.) Monsters and Dawson Creek (British Columbia) Rage -- will join Kenai River, Fairbanks, Alaska...years, Robinson said. After being denied by the British Columbia Hockey League and the Alberta Junior Hockey League...

...looking beyond the novelty of farm-to-table, toward something new. But what?A dozen chefs from Los Angeles to British Columbia recently came to Portland to wrestle with that idea. For people who hate labels, here's one they particularly...
Area swimmers excel at Masters Zones Federal Way, Washington. It featured 344 swimmers from ages 18 through 83 from nine different states, plus British Columbia.There were three swimmers from the Alaska Masters Swim Club, including two from Top of the World Swimming, which...
Rare shorebird spotted near Juneau

...inches long. They're known for their long, downward-curved bills. Their closest breeding area is southern British Columbia, Audubon Alaska executive director Nels Warnock said. They spend winters in Mexico and the West Coast.Warnock...
Funny River Horse Trail fire grows to 7,000 acres

...Four water-scooping planes out of Williams Lake, British Columbia are expected at 6 p.m. and will be able to pick...contracted from Conair Aviation out of Abbotsford, British Columbia Canada made 12 runs Monday between the Funny River...


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback