Alaska man hits 300-pound fur seal on drive to work

...lifted up its head.Public safety director Nick Hunnicutt said he had to shoot the seal, which tribal members were able to butcher for the local food pantry.Julie Speegle, of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, said the organization...
Observing 'Back to the Future' Day with blasts from Juneau's past

...per pound in 1955, $2.49 per pound in 1985 and $2.99 per pound today (and the modern ones come pre-spiced in the butcher case).All those prices are comparing what Foodland advertised then to what it sells now. We found foods advertised by other...
State OKs hunting of musk oxen stranded on sea ice

...hunters try to shoot the animal on ice so it doesn't sink. After a kill, they will run their boats right onto the ice to butcher the animal. If hunters harvest a musk ox, Jones expects the same thing to happen."They're pretty much experts at that...
Butcher resigns as Revenue commissioner, heads to AHFC

JUNEAU - Bryan Butcher has resigned as state Revenue commissioner...AHFC, in a release Wednesday, said Butcher's appointment is effective immediately...Sharon Leighow, said in an email.Butcher had been working for AHFC as director...
UAF ends Susan Butcher Institute

FAIRBANKS - The University of Alaska Fairbanks has halted work at the Susan Butcher Institute, named for the four-time Iditarod champion musher who died of leukemia in 2006 at age 51. Her husband, David Monson...
Familiar face becomes APFC pope

...She worked under commissioner Bryan Butcher until August 2013, when he resigned to...his role.Reached by phone on Friday, Butcher said he thinks the APFC trustees made...he said.When he was a trustee, Butcher had a hand in hiring a chief investment...
Out of a trap, into a pickle

...who hunts grouse, deer and brown bear, has animal skins and hides on the walls of her house, and raises meat rabbits to butcher and eat."She's a hunter," Polasky said in opening statements. "She's a person who's not against trapping and is...
Brazil Beat

...Agro-Trade Center of Los Angeles, which organized the festival.In the neighborhood, a lot of businesses such as photo studios, butchers and markets have signs that read only in Korean. Many residents left their homes in the team's red jersey heading to the...
UAF to create Susan Butcher Institute named after late Iditarod champion Susan Butcher. Officials say the Susan Butcher Institute will be dedicated to cultivating public...and leadership skills for Alaska residents. Butcher's husband, David Monson, will serve as executive...
Lawmaker urges Susan Butcher Day

...honoring champion sled dog musher Susan Butcher will pass this session. House Bill 37...first Saturday in March each year as Susan Butcher Day. That's the traditional start's now in the State Affairs Committee. Butcher died of leukemia in 2006 at the age of...


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