Youth fishing events announced across Southeast

...will be open to visitors. Ages 3 to 15 may start fishing at 9:30 a.m. Half of a pond will be sectioned off for age groups under 6 years of age. Activities include fishing, lure-making, casting challenge, angler ethics, fish printing...
SAGA gymnast passes the bar

...Ketchikan competed. Only level 7 girls gymnasts move on to regionals, but the SAGA team performed well in its respective age groups.Kara Strong won gold in level 3 vault with a 9.550; Ava Brown placed second on uneven bars and third on vault in...
Aging baby boomers boost Alaska's senior population

FAIRBANKS - Aging baby boomers are significantly boosting Alaska's senior population, while younger age groups are maintaining their numbers, according to the state Department of Labor.Alaska's senior population - age 65 and older...
Local sports calendar

...Club 3V3 World Cup tournaments at the Dimond Park Field House. Saturday games are Developmental and Pre-Competitive age groups and Sunday games are Junior and Senior level teams. Matches start at 9 a.m. and the championship matches play between...
Homer residents look to stop local beach abuse

...private property. Bags of trash scattered by birds littered the camping area."The beach is very well used by all age groups and different user groups with different purposes in mind," said Homer Police Chief Mark Robl in a phone interview...
Alaska Sports Briefs

...graduated from UAF," Tom Robinson said in his nomination letter. "He started and since expanded his schools to many age groups and sports. He has always worked with and helped develop the many youth in the Fairbanks area and participates in many...
Who's next? Pot changes won't stop with Washington

...10 voters said they support allowing adults to use the drug for medical purposes. Support was over 80 percent for all age groups.State lawmakers voted this year to legalize a strain of low-potency marijuana to treat epilepsy and cancer patients...
Ballet director raises 'the barre'

...3- and 4-year-olds separate instruction. As a veteran dance teacher of children in those age groups for many years, Roan said those age groups have quite different needs. In addition to teaching the children about dance, she said the classes...
No DC gridlock for gay marriage, legal marijuana

...18-to-29-year-olds. Among millennials, support for gay marriage and legalized pot is stronger than for other age groups."You have a country that is diversifying, and at same time you have a House of Representatives that is kind of a...
Anchorage skiers top the USSA U-16 state qualifier series at Eaglecrest

...skiers were Eli Cerutti, Adam Garrigus, Charlie Lamb, Austin Eriksson and Connor Lane.The top three awards for Slalom age groups were:Women's U12 - 1. Katie Skaggs, 2. Gabi Grigs, 3. JoJo Griggs; Women's U14 - 1. Hailley Jones, 2...


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