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Boat fire leads to rescue: Nikiski skipper rescues Kenai family on Kachemak Bay

...morning when fire broke out on the Snake River Red, a 33-foot fiberglass pleasure...Removed unharmed from the burning Snake River Red were the owner, Gregory Lindhartsen...Guard received the call of the Snake River Red being engulfed in flames about...
Monday, Monday...

...would not be Montana) trying to find a passage to the west over the Rocky Mountains. She guided the expedition to the Snake River and beyond, taught them the language of the Shoshone so they could trade and negotiate, and brought them back again...
Grateful community serves firefighters house, not one live was lost," Duncan said. "It is borderline miraculous."Rudy Cervantes, crew boss for Snake River Valley firefighters from Eastern Oregon, said his team has been on scene for 11 days to check for hot spots on the...

...irrigation water, we don't farm," said Kay Riley of Snake River Produce.Onions are one of Oregon's top crops. As in the Snake River Valley, the crop is often grown with irrigation. The...
Pacific Northwest fish restoration debate reaches Alaska

...doubts about tearing down four Snake River hydroelectric dams to restore natural...earthen portions of the four Lower Snake River dams and restore habitat. further limit the harvest of Snake River fall king salmon would ''eliminate...
Angling for position: High, turbid water needn't sink high hopes

...Of the fish returning to the Snake River Basin above Lower Granite, 10...500 to the Oxbow Hatchery on the Snake River. The revision is not adult spring chinook in the Snake River fishery this year. Biologists...
Stevens says new merger agreement could save jobs

...worse enemy of Alaska.'' Stevens was adamant in his opposition of removing four dams on the Pacific Northwest's Snake River to protect endangered Columbia River salmon. A second alternative under consideration is more limits on salmon harvest...
Writers to converge on Homer

...I didn?t believe. It was a kick. I just kept doing it.? After college, Fromm worked as a park ranger on the Snake River in the Grand Tetons and other summer jobs. In the winter he wrote, but didn?t try to get any of his writing published for about...
Chinooks return -- in a big way -- to turbines and away from spillways in the federal hydroelectric dams on the Columbia. Fish coming down the Snake River were barged around the dams, but not so in the Columbia. What little water was spilled over dams came after most of...
To feed or not to feed -- local hunters decide

...conditions were critical, but nobody knew what critical was,'' said Brad Compton, wildlife manager in the Upper Snake River Valley. ''The committee was established to give us the guidelines.'' As a result of the law, feeding committees...


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