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Exchanging culture, conserving salmon

...organized at least five trips between areas in the Russian Far East and the U.S., Loder said. Loder, who grew up in Moscow...Sakhalin, one of the more populous islands in the Russian Far East, a large poaching industry and growing industrial development...
Adventurer completes Pacific crossing

...kayaked across the English Channel to Calais, France, and biked 10,000 miles across Europe and Asia to the Russian Far East. From there she kayaked to Japan. In 2012, she attempted to row from Japan to Canada in Gulliver, a rowboat, but...
Barbara Larson

...and other medications to the most needful areas of the former Soviet Union, and returned, to Magadan in the Russian Far East, in 1996-1997 to work in the hospital there, teach, and counsel. During these years she felt drawn back to the faith...
Local group collecting boxes for needy

...basically subsistence lived, they didn't have grocery stores at all," said Mills, office manager of the Alaska and Far East Russia Office of Samaritan's Purse. "They were native-type people that live out in the jungle of Panama." Although...
Tesoro to purchase royalty oil from state

...oil, which required Tesoro to import some lighter oil from foreign sources including at times Sakhalin, in Russia's Far East, which has lighter crude.Tesoro's refinery supplies products to 31 company-owned Alaska retail outlets and 44...
Gasline would generate thousands of jobs makes sense for them to spend that kind of money to ship gas to either the west coast of the United States or the Far East, they'll do it," he said.Elwood Brehmer can be reached at

...a hockey fan."RANKING TOURS: Most of the world's best players are going to the Middle East in the winter and the Far East in the fall, both part of the European Tour.But over the course of the year, the PGA Tour is where biggest offering...
Some hanging on for long haul

Doing business in the Russian Far East has been a roller-coaster ride for...federal U.S. West Coast-Russian Far East Ad Hoc Working Group, part of the...Alaskans who have stayed in the Russian Far East have weathered some tough times...
Alaska partners look west

...for Alaskans blossom in the Russian Far East. But no one is willing to bet the...have a rapport with Russians in the Far East. Both peoples share a similar climate...the common man," Evans said. The Far East remains insulated from some of the...
Russian Far East oil fields: On the brink of a major boom?

For years Alaskans have been talking about the promise of Sakhalin's oil and gas fields, but production is little more than a trickle.


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