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Flipping Douglas Island

Hikers and runners, berry pickers and mushroom foragers, nature lovers and big game hunters are all lured to the pathway that leads to the backside of Douglas Island by the same promise: untouched wilderness.That soon...
Rainy Day Reads: What the League can do for you

...ass-kicking protagonists from some of the best known novels of the age: There is the grumpy African adventurer and big game hunter Allan Quartermain, an invisible man named Skinner, Captain Nemo with his submarine, a snarky Dorian Gray, and...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015

...provided transportation services via boat to a group of big game hunters without holding a valid State of Alaska big game transporter...investigation revealed Brockman had transported three big game hunters in Game Management Unit 1C at the beginning of the 2014...
Kenai bear protection at center of battle

...state's own game managers. It's a classic Alaska fight that pits the state against the federal government and big game hunters against wildlife watchers.At the center of the struggle are the Kenai's brown bears, one of Alaska's most iconic...
Glacier bear hit by vehicle disappears

...bears found in North America. A 1952 story in the Dawson Weekly News in the Yukon's Dawson City reported that a big-game hunter was believed to have been the first in nearly half a century to shoot "one of the rare glacier bears found only...
Alaska's Russian dissidents integrate with American life

...collective farms threatened their livelihood. Fefelov and about 300 Old Believers left Siberia in 1945 to become big-game hunters in Manchuria, China. That country, too, became communist, and after some time they sought a new home. Several...
Alaska Digest

...Peltola guilty on one count each of illegally guiding a big-game hunter and unlawful possession and transportation of illegally...three additional counts of illegally transporting big-game hunters. The judge dismissed a fourth charge. At his sentencing...
The minds of people who kill for sport are their numbers. There are estimated to be only 10,000 lions left in Africa and 20,000 in the world, yet big game hunters still want to kill them for sport and pay big money to do so. Ten thousand is one-third of the population of Juneau...
Deal with the meat now for good eating later should tend to it that night instead of waiting for daylight, advises Dave Kelleyhouse, a longtime Alaska big-game hunter and retired state wildlife biologist. "Start a fire and start skinning," Kelleyhouse said. "Get the hide and...

...investigator Scott Johnson made to Wallace in jail. Game hunters off the hook for bison population crash WASHINGTON - Big game hunters may be off the hook in the latest twist of a prehistoric whodunit that tries to explain why bison populations sharply...


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