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Long haul: Adventurer plans on hiking, biking 16,000 remote miles

...with his wife, Shelly Culbertson, to her workplace about six miles from their Reno home, the couple will have gone further by...week.At that point, Bradley will have about 15,668 more miles of walking and bicycling before his scheduled return, in October...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-07-10/long-haul-adventurer-plans-on-hi
Outdoors

...However, the damage to Firehole Lake Drive is unusually severe and could take several days to fix. The 3.3-mile loop six miles north of Old Faithful takes visitors past Great Fountain Geyser, White Dome Geyser and Firehole Lake.Unusually warm weather...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-07-10
Outdoors

...Tire technology has improved greatly over the decades. Some cars today even have run-flat tires that can go for miles after they lose air. Many new cars come not with a spare but with a can of emergency sealant.Before I was born, some cars...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2014-07-11
Community
Strong, early sockeye returns highlight salmon season

...million sockeyes and 9,541 kings, according to the Sound report. Through July 8, nearly 960,000 sockeyes had passed the Miles Lake counter on the Copper. The upper escapement goal for the fishery, which is counted through July 27, is 750,000 sockeyes...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-10/strong-early-sockeye-returns-highlig
News
Exploration work to resume at Cosmopolitan prospect

...officials say. Wells will be drilled from onshore, at high angles, to reach the Cosmopolitan deposit that is about 2.5 miles offshore. BlueCrest, based in Fort Worth, Texas, wants to begin a multi-year program to drill "extended-reach" production...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-09/exploration-work-to-resume-at-cosmop
News
Reeling it in: 'Echo' follows in footsteps of 'E.T.'

...their block go on the fritz, our three heroes discover that the screens of their devices are showing a map, leading twenty miles into the desert. As it's their last night together, and since they are pre-teen boys primed for adventure, the trio decides...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-07-09/reeling-it-in-echo-fol
Arts & Entertainment
No resuscitations necessary after Peninsula's 1st Mouth to Mouth

...ran, fat biked, or mountain biked 10 miles from the mouth of the Kenai River to the...tagalongs. Giuliana Houchin ran the whole 10 miles of beach pushing her baby in a stroller...start line, helping them make it all 10 miles down the beach to the finish. Top finishers...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2014-07-07/no-resuscitations-necessary-afte
Dispatch
Pioneer Potluck: About the Fourth of July

...seat and watched out the window at every thing going by at 35 miles an hour. Unlike travelers today on freeways at 65-75 mph...if I got lost and did not know my way home. AND we lived 14 miles out of town!! I did know how to get home! The pies grandma...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2014-07-08-3
Food
Board approves recommended site for new K-Selo school

...options with transportation," Castimore said at a Monday afternoon work session. ... "We have three schools within 1.5 miles."He said from what he understands the Razdolna and Voznesenka schools are also in "pretty bad shape." He said he doesn't...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-08/board-approves-recommended-site-for-
News
K-Beach residents looking for flooding solutions

...radically so in areas with poor natural drainage such as the greater Kalifonsky area, which covers approximately 30 square miles. Though natural forces caused the flooding, effective engineering of drainage structures in a limited area, in and around...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-06/k-beach-residents-looking
Letters

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