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What others say: Price of higher education is rising

...propose another increase, the one subsequently rejected by the regents at their meeting earlier this month.Now what?The outlook for increased federal funding seems dire. And the tuition increase has rightly been shelved. Cuts are being made on...
On catch-and-release fishing

...from May 1 through June 30, to conserve the early run. The outlook for that run was grim, and it soon became reality...river would be open for king salmon fishing in July, and the outlook for the late run also looked bleak. That outlook also...
The unexpected remember.One time when the Kenai River was near flood stage, I was fishing for silvers in the Sterling area. The outlook was grim. The high water had changed where the fish were holding, so my usual fishing spots weren't producing...
Peninsula snowmachine shops waiting for more snow

...down for next year's sled.Lane Giesler, owner of Arctic Motorsports since 1996, said without snow on the ground, the outlook for the rest of the winter season isn't good."I have turned into a weatherman evangelist, look at the weather...

...meteorologist in Sacramento.The additions, which followed some brief periods of snow in the last week, already have improved the outlook for the Sierra Nevada snowpack, which provides about a third of California's water supply. When state surveyors...
River forecasters say Alaska flood threat moderate

...outlook the weather service released Sunday lists the threat of spring flooding as "moderate" for most of the state.The outlook notes normal to above-normal snowpack in much of the state, meaning 90 to 130 percent of the usual amount along major...
Fire danger high; fire crews on alert

...extinguished, he said.That National Weather Service is forecasting a slight chance of showers for the weekend, but the outlook for the remainder of this week is continued sunny and dry conditions. Winds are expected to pick up Today and Friday...
Another summer of discontent

...14. The so-called late run of Kenai River king salmon, set to begin July 1, is also predicted to be a poor run. The outlook is grim for future years, given the depressed returns. Some people like to blame the poor king salmon returns on something...
Fishing Report

...Kings Kings remain elusive and off limits for fishing or harvest in much of the Central Kenai Peninsula fisheries. The outlook for late run kings is not much better, however trolling for resident (feeder) kings has been somewhat successful...
Rockfish at risk

...Rockfish Conservation Plan (March 2011), "A scientific conference held in the San Juan Islands in 2003 concluded that the outlook for rockfish was 'grim' (Mills and Rawson, 2004). A special review by the American Fisheries Society found several...


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