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What others say: Emmys honor Ketchikan stories told well

...Ketchikan Story Project, which started in 2008.A feature on Ketchikan's timber industry years and another about its Bush pilots won at the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Northwest Chapter over the weekend.This is a great way...

...Fraser's family (patients) when they heard he was going to retire from his practice that he took over from the legendary bush pilot Dr. Elmer Gaede in 1988, other than perhaps the joy they felt for the man who had worked tirelessly for half a century...
William Krager

...commercial and sports fishing, gold mining, producing pure maple syrup and real estate investing. Bill was also an Alaskan Bush pilot and enjoyed his planes.Bill's mother Pearl, father Author and sister Patricia preceded him in death.He is survived...
Kenneth Cole Grimes

...create something from nothing, where hard work and perseverance were necessary traits. He flew thousands of hours as a bush pilot, and the trio of Schadle, Frohlich and Grimes rode their steeds of fabric and steel into places and situations that...
Kenai judge sets former guide's original sentence aside

...Administration refused to transfer title of the plane to the state during Haeg's prosecution - the plane is owned by Bush Pilot Inc. and the court judgment was against Haeg. An oral argument on March 13 at the Kenai Courthouse centered on the...
Raymond Frank Carr

...his family's entire home in Alaska, while he also became a successful commercial salmon fisherman and a very capable bush pilot. Ray returned to Humble in 2002 and married Louise Smith in 2003. He belonged to the Masonic Lodge, Shriners International...
Homer 'girly girl' takes path few women follow as licensed airplane mechanic

...and encouragement." Breese enjoys sharing her story and can be seen in Jim Oltersdorf's documentary, "Alaska's Bush Pilots ... The Real Deal," that aired on PBS and is available on DVD. She also is amused by others' reactions to a woman...
Real Deal: Soldotna filmmaker works on Bush pilot documentary

...self-produced documentary, "Alaska Bush Pilots The Real Deal, Commercial Operations...follow-up to his DVD, "Alaska Bush Pilots The Real Deal," which was distributed...portray the reality of Alaska's bush pilots using sophisticated equipment and...
Why haven't you died in an avalanche yet?

...Pass. There aren't many avalanche accidents. Avalanches are predictable. Accidents aren't. Bush pilots have accidents. Many old Bush pilots are dead. Meanwhile, avalanche professionals, whose job it is to spend a great deal of time in...
Branching out in Homer: Bikes, mushrooms, spoons just the beginning

...Pop)," carved from a manzanita burl. Glasgow, 57, was born in Alaska before statehood in Fairbanks. The son of bush pilot and hunting guide Bud Glasgow, Michael Glasgow later moved to Anchorage. Wanting to graduate early from West High School...


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