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The legend of Hosea Sarber

...Southeast Alaska's most famous bear guides, along with the likes of Allen...paramount predator revered by other bear guides and hunters is a story in itself...years old. Ralph Young, famous bear guide of Petersburg, wrote in his great...
Nonprofit works to replace Kodiak's Madsen Bear statue

...bear. The group has raised more than $8,000 so far.The statute was raised in honor of Kodiak's first registered bear guide, Charles Madsen. The group's funding page says Madsen advocated for the protection of the Kodiak bear after the popularity...
At Wrangell, the cause for a grin is a bear

...your ground against a curious bear.Among those listening to Hechtel speak in Wrangell's Nolan Center was Pack Creek bear guide Ken Leghorn. Though Leghorn had more experience than most in the audience, he said Bearfest is a valuable resource...
Off the Beaten Path: The ghost of Allen Hasselborg

...of stories mostly about brown bear hunting, Admiralty Island and conservation. Young, an accomplished woodsman and bear guide, inspired me nearly as much as Hasselborg. Later, I found a copy of John R. Howe's well researched biography on...
Off the Beaten Path: The future of Berners Bay and the east side of Lynn Canal

...trees. Since then, I've come back to the region numerous times to kayak, hike, hunt mountain goats and black bears, guide a vodka czar and his cronies (one of the stranger experiences of my life), fish and sometimes just to find a bit...

...every Wednesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 463-6176. Steve Henrikson lecture, "Bales of Alaska: Bear Guide, Author, Curio Collector, and Interpreter of Alaska," noon, Alaska State Museum. Presentation will summarize Louis...
Library, Archives and Museums to offer lunchtime lecture series

...special selection of weavings from the museum collection will be available for viewing. Feb. 2: "Bales of Alaska: Bear Guide, Author, Curio Collector, and Interpreter of Alaska," with Steve Henrikson Louis L. Bales (ca. 1859- 1929...
Haines: Game Board to look at bear baiting

...nonresident brown bear hunts at 12 per year. Longtime bear guide Al Gilliam submitted the proposal to ban baiting...increase in guide activity when restrictions on brown bear guides were established in the Tongass National Forest, the...
Tongass sets limits for commercial guides, outfitters

...operations along the northern reaches of the forest's shoreline. Private outfitters like Chris Erickson, a Hoonah bear guide, were struggling Friday to understand how the decision, announced in a several-hundred-page document last week...
Kodiak pilot - and his plane - a staple on Kodiak island

...aircraft."So many people see his plane, see pictures of it, and want to fly in it," said Jo Murphy, who serves as a bear guide for the flying service.She said the aircraft's history - it operated in World War II and performed antisubmarine...


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