Firefighters battle two Juneau wildfires

...still-smoldering, abandoned campfires, officials say.The fires...thought it was probably a campfire but realized it was something...different kind of smell than a campfire," he added. "It's kind...firefighters found evidence of a campfire on a scenic point overlooking...
Forest Service asks campers to totally extinguish campfires

...Sines, a fire management officer with the Tongass National Forest, is asking recreationists to exercise a extra caution with campfires, especially in the northern half of the Tongass. Southeast Alaska has had an average summer with fair amounts of moisture...
'Deadliest chef' brings Alaska cred to TV pilot

...cooked his way from one adventure to another, in institutional kitchens, in swanky private ones. Atop wood stoves and over campfires. On oil rigs, boats and trains. He's fed 'em all - drillers, miners, construction crews, firefighters, cannery workers...
Long, winding road to Europe turns messy

...baking in a region-wide heat wave and free to sleep under the stars. Now they're without shelter and struggling to keep campfires burning, highlighting the inadequate support provided by several European governments at each border crossing.Conditions...
Nation and World
Pancakes that bring the campfire to breakfast

...vacation that generally ended every evening with s'mores by a campfire, I decided to sort out a way to start every day with them, too. Except that I didn't want to build a campfire quite that early. And if I could do it without all the sugar-induced...
Death Notice: James Robert Hanson

...death in June of 2011.A memorial will be held at 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 23 at Skater's Cabin. Friends of James are invited to come enjoy a campfire and a hot beverage with James' family. The family may be contacted at 780-4908.
Death Notices
A few strange stories

...if you're reading this, call me. Imagine the two of us, surrounded by the great Alaskan wilderness, sitting around a campfire, swapping stories, drinking scotch laced with human adrenaline and pituitary glands and eating amanita mushrooms. If we...
HomeSkillet Fest: A 10 Year Retrospective

Eleven years ago this summer, a few musicians sat around a campfire on a Sitka beach, playing their guitars and pondering the idea of a locally-grown music festival. At that time, the small...
Putting up your own fish, part V

...the counter and says, "fillet."Magazine short lists of quintessential "Things Men Should Know" - like how to start a campfire, throw a punch and connect jumper cables - include how to fillet a fish. The funny part is, a lot of how-to guides of...
Pure Sole: My vertical feet are best left horizontal

...twice.In some areas, it is posh to stand around a campfire and announce the latest "sixteener" you crossed off your...last fall. Ate among the clouds. Saw God."Around other campfires, the verticality of ski resorts visited will be announced...


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