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Fox removal effort closer to completion on Alaska islands

...1700s on several islands in the Aleutian chain, where the arctic foxes proved to be better suited than the larger red foxes. Also, the arctic fox was deemed more valuable than red foxes, so ultimately more were introduced.Different methods have...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-24/fox-removal-effort-closer-to-complet
News
Saw Fest 2009 Artists carve out Alaskan humor

...Giddy-up" which depicted a cowboy riding a king salmon. In third place was the carving by Eric Berson called "Sly Fishing" with foxes watching an eagle soar with a fish in its talons. As a tribute to U.S. Veterans this year the competing carvers all joined...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/072809/dis_471891975.shtml
The last kid in Cold Bay

...have to burn the books?" she wondered aloud as she steered her truck around the dump one evening in July, amid darting red foxes and dunes covered in lupine and pushki. She misses the days when children would build jumps for their dirt bikes in their backyards...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/michelle-theriault-boots/2015-08-13
News

...after receiving reports earlier this year of a large, dark-colored canid, an animal from the family that includes wolves, foxes, coyotes, jackals and dogs.State biologists believe the lone animal is a gray wolf based on the images and tracks found...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/2015-08-03
Between the Tides: Some rugby to go with dip netting

...Bird Creek Barbarians, JBER Arctic Legion, Turnagain Boretide and Fairbanks SunDawgs among men's teams, and the Anchorage Foxes, Fairbanks Ravens and the Last Frontier Lynx on the women's side. One of the eye-catching displays of the tournament is...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2015-07-18/between-the-tides-some-rugby-to-go
Sports
Op-ed: Is Rubio the one?

Unlike last month's contentious GOP debate on CNBC, the event staged by Fox Business Network and The Wall Street Journal was thankfully less about the moderators and more about the candidates. It was about...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-11-14/op-ed-is-rubio-the-one
Opinion

...sighting of a rare Sierra Nevada red fox in Yosemite National Park in...December.The Sierra Nevada red fox of California is one of the rarest...occurrences of Sierra Nevada red foxes have been in the Sonora Pass...sighting of a Sierra Nevada red fox in that area was two decades...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/2015-01-28-1
Les Palmer: Blood sports

...the 17th and 18th centuries, fox tossing was all the rage among...right moment, they could toss a fox as high as 24 feet. It must've...Participants tossed some 687 foxes, 533 hares, 34 badgers, 21...successfully reproduce. As with fox throwing, both men and women...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-02-27/les-palmer-blood-sports
Fishing
Refuge Notebook: Ice-age mammals on the Kenai Peninsula - an update

...mastodon (another extinct elephant), muskoxen, caribou, sheep, elk, moose, a moose-elk, yak, saiga antelope, wolves, foxes, short-faced bear, brown bear, steppe lion, saber-tooth cat, giant ground sloth, wolverine, badger, and a host of...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-05-08/refuge-notebook-ice-age-mammals-
Outdoors

...state, the conference said.The Mountain State won't start snatching up all the banned Chinese mystery snails and flying foxes, either. People who own banned animals on the list can keep them if they buy a permit costing $60 to $160, depending on...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-09-22
Arts & Entertainment

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