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Pioneer Potluck: More school stories

...Huckleberry Finn with great expression and much emotion. He read most of Mark Twain's books and all Robert Frost and Robert Service poems. We didn't have to put our head down on the desk for a nap but we did have to pay attention or he would slammed...
Pioneer Potluck: About rain, more rain and more rain.

...Our unfinished house was cozy and warm. We read stories to each other by lamplight (he is a much better reader, Robert Service is his best!) We laughed; we giggled and had lots of fun reading by the light of the lamp, sitting around the...
Church News 8 p.m. at Soldotna High School. Please join us for dinner and an evening of fun entertainment, including Robert Service poetry, skits, songs, bluegrass music and more! Tickets are $10 per person or $25 per family (kids under 5 are...
What goes on under the snow?

...iceworm - which is a real creature. Don't feel bad if you thought the iceworm was the stuff of legend because, as Robert Service notes, "It is not strange that you should fail to know, since ice-worms are peculiar to the Mountain of Blue...
Getting strange in the midnight sun

...the breath that gave us the power to cross the lake so swiftly.We weren't moiling for gold alone, but I think Robert Service got it right long before anyone got the crazy idea to commemorate the gold rush with a 460-mile canoe race."There...
SoHi grad telling Alaska tales

...the Alaskan's recitation of Robert Service's "Grin," Moose Jaw - whose...performer.Seims, who integrates Robert Service poems and his own original works...I did probably more of the Robert Service than I normally do," he said...
School construction projects wind down

...she said. Eleven of these projects are located in Anchorage. The priciest of these is a rehabilitation project at Robert Service High School, which received a $21 million grant in fiscal year 2011. Between 2002 and 2006, half of a larger rehabilitation...
An Outdoor View

...Alaska. If I?m not fishing, I have more time to anticipate fishing. I discovered many years ago that forgive me, Robert Service it isn?t the fishing that I?m wanting, so much as just thinking about the fishing. When I was younger and crazier...
Book salutes state's colorful characters establish a ranch on Unalaska Island in the 1960s. He also writes about people before his time, such as poet Robert Service and the 19th-century Russian missionary Ioann "St. Innocent" Veniaminov, whose grave Patty laboriously tracked...
Drifting together: Family bonds on Yukon River float trip

...out of a muddy bar in a bend on the river. As we paddled across the 30-mile long Lake Lebarge, made famous by Robert Service's poetic celebration of the Cremation of Sam McGee, we saw abundant signs of humans everywhere: tent sites, rusted...


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