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Stassel takes gold in slopestyle

...have been working on that run for a long time, and it feels really good to finally pull it all together here at the World Championships."Stassel's first run earned a score of 94.0, the second-best score of the day. He scored 51.0 on...
Three area athletes prepare for powerlifting nationals

...competitive mark in the last 18 months, and with eight weight classes for the women and nine for the men, 17 spots to the world championships are up for grabs.The group leaves Tuesday, and will be facing 470 other competitors, a steep increase from...
Mother Nature shines on Soldotna's 55th Progress Days

...some trouble this year with uneven temperatures and didn't even go over to hear the results. I have been to the world championships twice and am getting better each time but didn't feel my effort today was up to my standards, but am happy...
Sharing the craft

...also a member of the ACWA. He is also an ice carver in the area; he and partner Scott Hanson placed second in the World Championship Ice Carving Competition in Fairbanks. His passion for carving has earned him a little money, he said, but the...
Champion choppers: Family enjoys lumberjack competitions

...contest that they go to is a family reunion," Arden Cogar Jr. said.Now family members are gearing up for the world championships. Matt, Paul and Arden Cogar Jr. are entered in the team relay event, while Matt Cogar is scheduled for some...

...Championship Cheese Contest last year and taking fifth in the World Championship Cheese Contest in March in Madison."I think...jalapeno. Its Goudas took the top three spots in the world championships in March.The cheeses are made with raw, unpasteurized...
Locals win Alaska State Dutch Oven Championships?

...and in third were Michael and his 10-year-old brother Matthew Lewis. "We used a recipe that came out of the World Championship cook book, but next time I just might create my own," said Michael. Winning the Novice division was "Buns...
Dog days of winter: Skiers, skijorers enjoy day on the trail

...get the dogs used to not just running on the flat all the time," Knight said. Knight said she's headed to the World Championships in Norway in March, where she and her canine teammates will have to contend with lots of hills. Kiersten Lippmann...
UAF team puts clean car engine in snowmachine is earmarked for future projects. The competition, which starts March 23, is held at the same time as the World Championship Snowmobile Hill Climb. The two events attract snowmachine enthusiasts, professional riders and manufacturers...
Sports Briefs

...U.S. to 6th The United States men's biathlon team finished sixth in the relay race on Friday in Russia at the World Championships. It was the first top-six finish for the U.S. team this season. Lowell Bailey started the relay for the...


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