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From mortars to mounts

...only a few can do the finish work." In the seven years he has been learning taxidermy, he said he has seen many other taxidermists produce poor-quality mounts that eventually disappoint their customers. He said the finish work - the stitching and the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-04-11/reel-deal-taxidermy
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Selling out? Vendors may be vanquished from Soldotna campgrounds

...within the park, going from campsite to campsite, or taking service orders. An exception was put in for tour guides, taxidermists and fishing guides with season boat launch passes. Director of Parks and Recreation Andrew Carmichael said that old municipal...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/092410/new_711627868.shtml
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Sale of big game trophies now allowed after divorce

...or if they were mounts prepared by taxidermists that went unclaimed. "I support this...trophies that have been prepared by taxidermists because they are personal property...in Alaska. Enterprising hunters and taxidermists would be able to cash in on such a...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-03-12/sale-of-big-game-trophies-now-allowe
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Peddling now illegal in Soldotna park

...has taken place in the past. Exceptions to the new rule include tour guides and fishing guides transporting customers, taxidermists retrieving fish for mounting, and retail businesses operating through a concession contract with the city awarded through...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/031111/new_798127188.shtml
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Board of Game not representative of Alaskans

...diversity of backgrounds or opinions. It has been this way for 20 years, and more. Only hunters, trappers, guides and taxidermists gain appointment and confirmation to the Board. This is shameful, in a state where less than 15 percent of the adult population...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2012-02-10/board-of-game-not-represe
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Alaska unloads surplus grizzly bear hides in public sales

...hide. For another $1,500, a taxidermist will tan the skins, stuff the...state grants special permits to taxidermists for the sale of bear hides when...getting the hides tanned by Palmer taxidermist Tim VandenToorn, who has processed...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/030102/ala_030102alapm0030001.shtml
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Boone and Crockett moose goes on display

...at an unbelievable huge ungulate brought down by Chuck Winters, of Soldotna, last fall. ?I just got it back from the taxidermist the first week of March and took it over there to hang,? Winters said. He shot the brown behemoth on Sept. 12, 2006...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/040607/outdoors_0406out001.shtml
Outdoors
Outdoors

...after we finally killed it, it took three of us to grab it by the legs and drag it back to the truck. I guess Jeb and his family are taking it to the taxidermist to get it mounted. No, I have not been drinking. See you next week!

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/060909/dis_349592159.shtml
'What's underneath'

...Parham said with a laugh. Parham moved to Alaska about 15 years ago. He's a Virginia native and used to serve as a taxidermist's assistant in his home state. He started heavily researching the process of forced decomposition through Dermestid beetles...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2011-12-10/whats-underneath
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Nikiski angler pulls toothy lunker from Stormy Lake

...couldn't have landed it without him," he said. Chamberlain said he is having his whopper mounted for the wall by a local taxidermist, and it will go on display in his restaurant, Charlie's Pizza, in Nikiski. "As soon as word got out I caught the fish...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/071307/outdoors_2946.shtml

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