Lou Abbott

...Arizona, California, Seattle and, in 1955, to Alaska. In the late 1950s, the family purchased commercial setnet sites on Cook Inlet and fished them for many years. Her home-canned fish was a legend on the peninsula. And then there were her apple pies...

Kenneth William Maal

...1989.He worked countless jobs in his lifetime; between the years of 1988 and 1990 he commercial fished in the waters of the Cook Inlet and it was by far his favorite. Billy enjoyed working with his hands; he recently discovered a love of carving burls...

Michael Murray Hamrick

...nephews.A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016 at the American Legion Post No. 20, 902 Cook Ave., Kenai, with members of the American Legion and VFW officiating and a eulogy by Ted Spraker.Memorial donations may...

Gene Alfred Granath

...Company (IISCO). He was passionate about Alaska. He left his fingerprints on every onshore and offshore oil and gas facility in Cook Inlet.Gene enjoyed golfing, hunting, fishing, gold mining, dancing and interacting with his eight grandchildren. His family...

Concepts to make us better cooks

...across the words "A great cook starts with the best recipes...being, of course, that cooks become even better cooks when the "core principles...works hard at helping cooks to achieve that objective...equally edifying, is Cook's Illustrated "The...

Georgia June Johansen

...meet the requirements for graduation. She met and married her husband Ike in Kenai who was a lifelong commercial fisherman in Cook Inlet. Together they raised five children during the early days when Alaska was still a territory and after statehood. Georgia...

Joe Lampman

...welder and member of the Piledriver's Union Local 2520, and worked on many construction projects around Alaska including the Cook Inlet Platforms, the Yukon River Bridge, and the Trans-Alaska Pipeline.In 1976, he married Karol Van Elsburg and moved...

Brown Bears' Cook mixes Canada and United States in Alaska

...17-year-old Brown Bears forward Cam Cook likes it so much here. Cam, the son of Joyann and Christopher Cook, was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and...family moved to Rochester, New York. Cook, who is 6-foot-0, 190 pounds, played...

Anglers reel in 400-pound, 200-pound halibut in Cook Inlet

...Fishing Club stumbled on a rarity in the Cook Inlet on Aug. 11; they brought up a 403-pound...Catches of that size are not common in the Cook Inlet. Scott Meyer, fisheries biologist...Alaska Department of Fish and Game, said Cook Inlet is known as a nursery area. "There...

Take the mystery out of Thanksgiving math

...And remember, a crowded oven cooks more slowly, so plan ahead...called for by the recipe and cook for the time directed, or roast...this is the ideal place to cook your stuffing (assuming it...bean casseroles, which can cook at the same temperature at the...



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