Pigskin Pick'Em: Covering the point spreads proving to be a tricky game

...seemingly insurmountable 24-point lead before hanging on to a 33-28 victory. The near collapse undoubtedly caused a few grey hairs to pop up in Las Vegas. One can only imagine where the football roller-coaster will take us next! A steady 9-6 mark...

Poet's corner: The Clearest Blues

...streaks of white Joined together Marshmallow puffs Forming photos Made of fluff Pastel lines of purple and pink Darker stripes of grey Form a mural Angelic drawn Sculpted figures by Angry gods Rainbows on the way To span the grandest of the skies Only in Alaska

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Pioneer Potluck: About porcupines and eating brookies

...would be no bones left. For a replacement of the brookies, our Alaska lake had small trout that I used to "con" Arleigh or Grey into catching so we could have a special treat of pan fried "pish" as they called it. On the particular day at Red Feather...

Pioneer Potluck: About mom's purple hat

...see an old wrinkled hand with a crooked finger, grab the hat. Mom poked her head in the door, jammed the hat on her fuzzy grey haired head and skip-ran down the hall, laughing, "tee hee tee hee." She pulled out a chair and sat down at the table...

Strong showing of Russian River sockeye salmon

For almost two weeks a steady stream of sockeye have been visible in the clear, low water of the Russian River - the dark grey shadows moving by the hundreds in a long line headed southeast toward the Russian River falls and spawning grounds at the end...

'The Grey' moves to head of the pack

"The Grey"1984 Private Defense Contractors1 hour, 57...this week's Alaska survival thriller, "The Grey." PETA, as well as others, I'm sure, have come out to criticize "The Grey" as portraying wolves in an unfair light; castigating...

Arts & Entertainment
Bob Franken: Lessons from Harding's lust letters

...public release of his passionate missives to his paramour. However else history judges him, it is clear he was "Fifty Shades of Grey" before it was cool.Perhaps you're wondering why I'm focusing on such prurient stuff. There are at least two reasons...

Fifty Shades of Grey

Opens Friday, Feb 13, 2015 Synopsis: E.L. James' kinky best-seller gets the big screen treatment with this Universal Pictures/Focus Features co-production. The steamy tale details a masochistic relationship between a college student and a businessman, whose desires for extreme intimacy pen from secrets in his past. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Jamie Dornan, Dakota Johnson, Luke Grimes, Jennifer Ehle, Marcia Gay Harden, Max Martini, Eloise Mumford, Dylan Neal, Rita Ora, Victor Rasuk, Callum Keith Rennie Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

2 Sister's settles into new location

For nearly seven years, 2 Sister's Alaska Seafood operated out of a tiny grey building on Bridge Access in Kenai. The business, which is driven primarily by internet sales of local and Alaska seafood, finally...

RV show reveals younger people at the wheel

...Bell threaded their way through a majestic fleet of Berkshires and Charlestons, as well as the more modest Ever-Lites and Grey Wolfs earlier this month.They're not in the market for a high-end recreational vehicle but wanted to fantasize just a bit...



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