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Volunteer dep't moves into new building

...weekend of May was a milestone for the Bear Creek Volunteer Fire Department as they...Peninsula Borough inspectors cleared the Bear Creek Multi-Use Facility for occupancy...first community meeting center. Bear Creek volunteers spent part of their year's...
Homer winery expands with opening of own bottling plant growth of Bear Creek Winery, which opened in 2004, takes...50-by-60-foot plant is located on Bear Creek Drive a short distance from the winery's 60473 Bear Creek Drive location. Begun a year and...
Homer couple presses hobby into growing bottled wine business The couple owns and operates Bear Creek Winery and Lodging in Homer, which...blueberries and White Zinfandel). Bear Creek serves as a retail outlet for connect up," Dorothy said. Bear Creek will host a tour of the facilities...
McCarty, Weller wed

...ceremony on Jan. 1, 2010, on the dam for the old reservoir at Bear Creek, on Douglas Island. Lifelong Alaskans, Miranda and Lennon Juneau. The couple plan to settle down in their new home by Bear Creek in downtown Douglas.
Residents prepare to evacuate as fire grows

...crossing Funny River Road by creating a bulldozer line, Nelson said.On the southeast perimeter, the fire is 3 miles from Bear Creek where a group of remote-access cabins sit on Tustumena Lake. Fire crews are working to protect those cabins.Homer...
Fly shop celebrates 15 years

...Owner Brad Elfers said he opened the store after years of working as a guide in the industry."I was guiding for Bear Creek Outfitters at the time, and I had guided for them for the first two years they were open, and I had been a raft guide...
Fishermen, tour operators press Congress to protect Tongass salmon, trout watersheds

...the majority of them wild coho salmon, one of the premier species. Matt Boline is a Juneau-based fishing guide with Bear Creek Outfitters."It's estimated that almost 7,300 people in Southeast are employed because of salmon and trout. I'm...
Whitman shines light on a 'dark chapter' of Alaska history

...Admiralty Island, where he holed up in a cabin near Bear Creek.The man who went after him was U.S. Deputy Marshal...identify themselves properly when they approached the Bear Creek cabin, they said."Three years for a fight and not...
Outsiders: Cisco Ramos

...Magnum. Favorite locations: Admiralty Island and Bear Creek. Ramos has a cabin at Bear Creek. Occupation: Owner of Douglas Cafe. Training...and Kent's dad for his first hunt outside of Bear Creek when the group became separated, leaving Ramos...
This Day in History

In Alaska In 1959, Humble Oil well at Bear Creek broke the record for the deepest exploration well ever drilled in Alaska - 14,261 feet. In 1961, the Hood Bay salmon cannery...


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