FAIRBANKS - It took a while but now that winter finally looks like it's here to stay - that might be an understatement after the past week, eh? - it's time to unveil my annual winter list of outdoor things to do. You know the routine by now.
FAIRBANKS - The Folk School Fairbanks finally has a home - both literally and figuratively - and it couldn't be a better fit.
...fuller piece of the story,'' he said. Bosworth called the Fairbanks paper and made a similar request, according to Tim Mowry who wrote the original News-Miner story. The paper declined to do the follow-up, in part because he said his story...
...said. "And then it's just a long downhill slide from there." Boyce credits mushing mentors, Brian O'Donoghue, Tim Mowry and Chris Knott, all Iditarod veterans, with teaching him what he knows. But they left out one thing. "None of them...
The carpet has been rolled, or should we say plowed, out at Creamer's Field Migratory Waterfowl Refuge. All that's missing are the geese. The front field at Creamer's Field was plowed Tuesday in anticipation of the arrival of the first Canada geese of the season in Fairbanks.
FAIRBANKS (AP) - One minute, Rodd Moretz was high-fiving his 13-year-old son, Caleb, after shooting the biggest brown bear of his life. The next minute, he was tumbling down the hillside with another giant brown bear, wondering if he was going to die and how things could have gone from so good to so bad so quickly. The father and son duo from Fairbanks had lucked out and each drawn permits to hunt the world's largest brown bears on Kodiak Island.
FAIRBANKS (AP) - Alaskans who get divorced and don't want to look at the moose head their hunting-crazy spouse hung on the wall now have an option. They can sell it. While the Alaska Board of Game rejected a proposal to allow the sale of big game trophies in Alaska during its meeting in Fairbanks last week, the board agreed to add divorces to the list of special circumstances under which the sale of big game trophies in Alaska would be allowed.
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