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Forward-thinking on LNG paying off for Talkeetna Lodge

...inexpensive. Today, the common heating fuel outside of the urban areas of Southcentral often costs $4 per gallon on the road system and more across the rest of Alaska.CIRI Alaska Tourism Chief Operating Officer Gideon Garcia said LNG figured to be...
Tight Lines: The quiet alternative

It's not unusual in Alaska (at least anywhere on the road system) to round the corner and be struck by a scene that looks more like rush-hour Manhattan than a fishing paradise. But there are...
Denali road crews juggle access with protection

...accessible only by bus, many visitors don't always make it that far into the park. Everyone who enters the park via the road system must pass through the domain of the western road crew - led by Rick Weibel.Weibel has been maintaining the Denali...
Exchanging culture, conserving salmon

...recognize the problems with high fishing pressure." Loder said Russia had a similar problem, fisheries along the road system are more accessible to poachers and have been depleted quickly. Khabarovsk The Khabarovsk Region is a relatively remote...
Hunters advised to know regulations before taking shot

...blueberry crops in the hills of the Southern Peninsula, attracting bears, he said. "The farther you get off the road system, the higher your chances of spotting a black bear," Lewis said. "It requires doing some legwork, find a good spot...
Seaton seeks re-election

...said. Seaton is running unopposed this election season for his House District, which is now located entirely on the road system and renumbered as District 31. Originally, Seaton said he sought election because he felt the state was moving in...
A fish board meeting on the peninsula is long overdue

...criteria necessary to host a board meeting. There are multiple venues that fit the bill. There's commercial airline and road system access. There's clean, comfortable lodging and plenty of dining options. There's adequate Internet access. More...
Sockeye still the fish to follow

...and Game fishing report. Anglers may keep as many pike as they catch - there is no bag or possession limit. On the road system, try Nancy Lake, Long Lake, Memory and Prator lakes in the Northern Cook Inlet or boat into the Deshka River and...
Skagway's dock sinks

...We do not have a temporary solution yet in place." Fortunately, he said, Skagway is a community connected by the road system. Residents looking to travel by ferry can still do so by traveling through Haines, 350 highway miles away. The floating...
Birding festival flies into town

...birders really like to see," Tarbox said. "It's a sought after bird, but this is about the only place on the road system you can see it." In the evening, a reception for the student art show PEEPs, a live bird show and a "plan your...


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