Subsistence Alaska village fights mining road

...residents of Allakaket are bristling at the prospect of a 200-mile industrial road running through their hunting and fishing grounds...construction and maintenance of the road, which is more than 30 miles north of Allakaket, would provide jobs to locals. "The project...


...Northern Rockies, will go a long way toward that goal.But 12 miles north, a port on the Columbia River could represent the region's...feeds Pacific Ocean shipping channels. It's just a couple miles from a major interstate highway, and rail lines connect the...

What others say: Headlight rule meant to prevent collisions

...Tongass Highway from about Wolff Point to just before First Waterfall Creek, and South Tongass from Cemetery Road to about 2 miles past Whitman Creek Bridge.This practice of turning headlights on during daylight hours in addition to nighttime is a national...


...scene. Of the nine hospitalized, one was listed in critical condition. On Catalina Island, the picturesque Channel Island 26 miles west of Los Angeles, the man struck on a golf course was listed in stable condition.Before the lightning hit, the National...

Redwood Highway

Now Playing Synopsis: A feisty septuagenarian (Oscar nominee Shirley Knight) sets out on a 100-mile journey by foot in order to attend her 22-year-old granddaughter's wedding. Although the journey takes a heavy toll on her aging body, the true challenge is conquering the many ghosts of her troubled past. Tom Skerritt and James LeGros co-star. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Shirley Knight, Tom Skerritt Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

HOME & CABIN FOR SALE 145-Ft. Kenai riverfront, mile from hospital...

HOME & CABIN FOR SALE 145-Ft. Kenai riverfront, mile from hospital/ businesses. Quiet, beautiful, excellent for professional or someone who loves to fish. $550,000. (907)262-4934

Dirt Shootout set for Friday, Saturday

...is $15, while seniors and students get in for $5. Military veterans get in for free, as do GCI customers that bring a bill/invoice.Twin Cities Raceway is located at Mile 6.5 of the Kenai Spur Highway, across from Beaver Loop Road.

Tilly takes 4th at Crow Pass

...of teaching at Kenai Middle School, finished fourth at the Crow Pass Crossing on Saturday. The race goes approximately 24 miles along the Crow Pass Trail, from just north of Girdwood to the Eagle River Nature Center.Tilly finished at 3 hours, 11 minutes...

Cal Thomas: Rick Perry's bold boder move

...for economic reasons." Just 31 percent think they're coming for their own safety.Texas' border with Mexico is 1,200 miles long and 1,000 National Guardsmen won't make a significant difference, but as supplements to the U.S. Border Patrol...

Wilcox retires after 25 years as Kenai Fire Marshal

...firefighters worked through the night to contain the blaze. "We pulled off over a thousand feet of hose that stretched close to two miles of line," he said. "Working at night all you can see is fire. Guys running around out there and you couldn't see them...



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