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Fox removal effort closer to completion on Alaska islands

...fate of the animals that are descendants of cattle first introduced in the late 1880s to provide meat for whaling crews and fox traders. An aerial survey last fall counted more than 2,000 cattle, which have long gone without caretakers.
Op-ed: Amazing grace in Charleston

...even to those who are not regular churchgoers and may not fully appreciate its meaning. The author, John Newton, was a slave trader. The story of his remorse, repentance and salvation has been told in books and films, but never better than in the first...
Inlet Fish Producers sold to North Pacific Seafoods

...Garner said. That should boost the company's sales to about $227 million according to an acquisition announcement on Goddard said he didn't know of any plans to boost production in Bristol Bay where North Pacific Seafoods is a strong...
Refuge notebook: Trapper cabins tell the story of Kenai settlement

Fur traders, gold prospectors, big game hunters, commercial fishermen and homesteaders all ventured onto the Kenai Peninsula during the...

...public health," Smittcamp said.The recalled fruit was packed and shipped to retailers including Costco Wholesale Corp. and Trader Joe's from June 1 through July 12, Wawona Packing said. The recall came after internal testing at the company's packing...

...lots of Arrowhead Mills peanut butters, MaraNatha almond butters and peanut butters, as well as private label brands sold by Trader Joe's, Kroger, Safeway and Whole Foods because "they have the potential to be contaminated with salmonella," has moved...
A father's greatest goal

...difference: Susannah Wesley, the mother of John and Charles Wesley; the mother of John Newton whose son went from being a slave trader to a minister of the gospel and wrote "Amazing Grace," and others. But Fathers pray too. And we ought to honor them for...

...authorized to give interviews to journalists. It was not immediately clear where the detainees were being held.Kalabalge trader Ajid Musa said that after residents organized the vigilante group, "it is impossible" for militants to successfully stage...
Peninsula Reflections

Ninilchik, Kasilof and Kenai have related roots, each was founded by Russian fur traders, with Kasilof first, in 1786. On the peninsula, only Nanwalek was settled earlier but by no more than a year. Nanwalek was...
Seward waters of Resurrection Bay have made the port of Seward an important location for centuries. First, for the Russian fur traders who explored the area in 1792, later for arriving gold rush prospectors for whom Seward was Mile 0 of the famous Iditarod...


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