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An Outdoor View: Extreme fishing

...calm, and the weather looked so good, we just kept on going and going. When I got around to checking the six-gallon gas tank, the needle was bouncing on "E." We'd used half of the fuel we'd started with, and would be going against the...
Voices of Faith: When filling up, remember the Spirit and activities.Those of us who are penny pinchers know the game. In the spring, the challenge is to fill up your gas tank often so as to get the lower gas price before the prices climb higher. In the fall, the opposite is true. We try to...
SST event sees records fall

...complete exhaustion led to complete collapse. "Anyone that did Fight Gone Bad is an incredible athlete, they are just gas tanks," said Kenai coach Jeff Baker, one of the event organizers. In the lifting events, six new records were set, and...
Car gas costs too much

...discrimated by the distributers of our gas all over our area. This has been going on for many years. I filled up my gas tank there at 40 cents a gallon less and most stations were at least 30 cents a gallon less. I have leased a service station...
Bikers get blessed for safe riding season

...Teresa Matranga from Soldotna. MacDonald is the owner of a Harley Davidson Heritage Springer with a custom flame painted gas tank and chrome skull on the front between the handlebars.After the service, cyclists lined up one-by-one as Hamann...
Boat motor theft strands two

...continued toward the creek. Upon returning from an hour of fishing, Garreau discovered his boat's motor and a portable gas tank had been stolen. They were stranded. Theft of boat motors is a fairly common occurrence during the summer, according...
Energy plan an imperative

...taxpayer could finish their taxes with a simple, one-page form.I know urban Alaskans are struggling to fill their gas tanks and those in rural Alaska are flinching when they see the bill for home heating oil.But eliminating tax incentives for...
USGS releases shale oil assessment for Alaska

...state or private land. USGS Director Marcia McNutt indicated Alaska shale gas is not likely to show up in anyone's gas tank soon. "There is a long lag between doing this resource assessment and understanding what it might take to develop them...
Perils of Polly: Nowhere to stop? Just keep driving

...voice of wisdom told us to top off the gas tank. Then we had a choice: Drive to...and drove and drove. We watched our gas tank get emptier and emptier but saw no...formed in my stomach as I watched the gas tank needle descend, miles from anywhere...
Time to be fire wise

...Machinery, such as snowmachines, are to be moved away from the house. At 60 feet, clumps of trees, woodpiles and gas tanks are acceptable, but the grass is best kept short. At 100 feet, denser vegetation is common, although property owners...


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