Bernice Cranston Vavalis

...Rogers-Chase of Seattle, Wash. She is also survived by close friend George Swain.She was preceded in death by her daughter Cherry Lynn Abarham, father and mother John and Alice Vavalis, Grandfather James Jackson; sisters Dorothy Enbusk and Shirley Ramsdell...
My Turn: Bristol Bay salmon are in the spotlight, and rightly so

...showing that jobs grew last year to a level not seen since 2000, with Bristol Bay comprising 98 percent of them. And, the cherry on top: The Alaska Department of Fish and Game released its extraordinary sockeye forecast for Bristol Bay's 2015 season...
Growing season

...already on it," she said. Using the tower, she's grown swiss chard, peas, nasturtiums, cilantro, parsley, basil, cherry tomatoes, broccoli, cabbage and lettuces, among other things."It makes gardening so easy," she said.Trevor Kirchhoff...
Pot prices plunge in Washington

...and new labeling rules.After initially restricting so-called edibles, Washington has allowed dozens, from Legal Rainier Cherry Soda to Baked Botanicals 420 Party Mix."What you can't see is how many we've denied," Garza said of products such as...
Sports on TV

...Switzerland8 a.m., TGC - PGA Tour, BMW Championship, final round, at Cherry Hills Village, Colo.10 a.m., NBC - PGA Tour, BMW Championship, final round, at Cherry Hills Village, Colo.1 p.m., TGC - Tour, Chiquita Classic...
Sports on TV Tour, Chiquita Classic, first round, at Davidson, N.C.Noon, TGC - PGA Tour, BMW Championship, first round, at Cherry Hills Village, Colo.1:30 a.m., TGC - European PGA Tour, European Masters, second round, part I, at Crans-sur-Sierre...
Sterling farmer seeks to open organic store

...Everything you see now has had a lot of tender, loving care," Sackkett said, gesturing to his rows of tomatoes that range from cherry-size to bulging, one-pounders. He has grown a strain of open pollinated, heirloom tomatoes for 30 years.Sackett has...
Invasive species workshop slated Oct. 28-30 in Anchorage

...and preparing permits for elodea treatment. Other sessions will cover caribou control on Kagalaska Island, Anchorage bird cherry, using citizen science for detection of marine invasive species, and other research and management topics.Four hands-on...
Holiday travel tales at airports across Alaska and Hawaii

...There's a lot of ... delays and weather and things."Lexi Cherry and her father, Bryan, were sharing a cinnamon roll at the...parents, who live in the Wasilla area north of Anchorage. Cherry said it's her first Thanksgiving back home in a few years...
Sports on TV

...Tour, Chiquita Classic, second round, at Davidson, N.C.Noon, TGC - PGA Tour, BMW Championship, second round, at Cherry Hills Village, Colo.MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL10:15 a.m., WGN - Pittsburgh at Chicago Cubs6 p.m., MLB - Regional coverage...


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