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Mark T. Yerkes

...a part of a huge "Family in Nikiski." He was an adventurous soul: a pilot, a homesteader, an accomplished big game hunter and guide, a horticulturist, a mountain climber, an oil field worker, a commercial fisherman and his most important...
It won't be long now ...

...audacity to stick around for awhile.Of course that snit fit of nature had to transpire just as every wannabee big game hunter from Fairbanks south was trying to truck their four wheelers, air boats, all track vehicles and half hammered buddies...
Keeping gun safety in mind

...didn't happen again after that," he said.Christine Cunningham is a volunteer with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game Hunter Education Program. The program provides instruction on hunter safety and live fire during the required field day. "It is...
Thanks for quality time on the range

...Kenai Peninsula Chapter, Shoeshoe Gun Club, Kenai Peninsula Safari Club International, Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Hunter Heritage Foundation and Wilderness Way. Also, without the time of the volunteers it would not have been possible...
Reader advises: Talk now or hold your tongue

...and soon SB176 will leave Alaskans' wildlife management completely to a Board of Game that represents mostly big game hunters. If you find this maneuver to be questionable, contact your state senator and let them know what you think of Palin's...
Brown bear hunt, permit changes on the way

...human-caused mortality," said Jeff Selinger, Kenai area wildlife biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. Hunters with drawing permits will have a longer season if the bear quota is not reached. "The spring season for people who...
Refuge notebook: Trapper cabins tell the story of Kenai settlement

Fur traders, gold prospectors, big game hunters, commercial fishermen and homesteaders all ventured onto the Kenai Peninsula during the 19th century. This broad range of economic...
Salmon fever draws mid-westerner north every year

Big game hunters say that once you go to Africa you will always long to return to the Dark Continent. Wing shooters have the same mantra about...
Hunters learn dos and don?ts at clinic the one being offered today at 6 p.m. at the Soldotna Sports Center. Photo by Joseph Robertia While some big game hunters may be satisfied to wait for fall to stalk quarry such as moose and caribou, an eve-increasing number of hunters are...

...pedestrian killed in hit-and-run accident Gubernatorial candidates face off by phone Angels' Washburn a big game hunter, pitcher Could a monkey be the next Mr. October?


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