Voices of Faith: It's a marathon, not a race

...opportunity that social networking gives me to keep connected with friends and family, no matter the geographical separation. As with...it's Facebook, "reality" TV, or even conversations with friends from work, it's all too easy to fall in the trap of allowing...

For some, pheasant season starts at preserve

...seen anything," said Dan Willenbring, 56, of Oakdale, a Hy-Vee meat-cutter who first visited Sand Pine to celebrate a friend's birthday. "Part of it is, too, you want to make sure your dogs keep interest. They'll go and go and go and go for...

An Outdoor View: Extreme fishing

...enough about fishing to be up for most anything. After sharing a few harrowing fishing and hunting trips, we became close friends.Doug and I pushed all the limits. I recall one day when we launched at Deep Creek to fish for halibut. Cook Inlet was calm...


...rival. John Lackey is set to start the opener for St. Louis against Chicago's Jon Lester. The two were teammates on the 2013 Boston Red Sox team that won it all."Come Friday, we're not friends anymore," Lester said, laughing.

Ray Nelson Osborne

...Alaska has been full of setnet and sport fishing, flying, hunting, and the enjoyment of a beautiful place with wonderful friends. Ray worked to acquire a commercial flying license and was proud to have flown gold miners to and from their claims. His...

Voices of the Peninsula: Is a new south beach road really the best solution?

...they begin petitions hoping to close down the airport. A good friend of mine has an acquaintance who lives in Augusta, Georgia...most important golf tournament in the world, the Masters. My friend tells me that this woman leaves Augusta during the week or so...

The Bookworm Sez: Shaq tells a story worth sharing

...wouldn't - couldn't - share, one thing led to another and bang! The boys' favorite game was accidentally broken.Their friend, Rosa, who'd seen everything, pointed out that both boys were at fault. Little Shaq's Dad said they needed to work together...

Arts & Entertainment
Pioneer Potluck: About Mutt Muffins

...is written by a 47-year resident of Alaska, Ann Berg of Nikiski. Ann shares her collections of recipes from family and friends. She has gathered recipes for more that 50 years. Some are her own creation. Her love of recipes and food came from her...

George A. Boyum

...Edge in Mankato surrounded by family and friends. George was born on March 11, 1936 in...later divorced but always remained great friends. George owned and operated Jarraff Industries...their families; and former spouse and friend, Jan Boyum. He was preceded in death...

Peninsula Radation Oncology hosts patient appreciation free luncheon

...in your own home around your family, friends, support group and pets makes a huge...here and our patients are my family and friends. I get to know everyone who comes here...me was like a family reunion seeing old friends and feeling happy they are doing well...



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