Local photographer Huff releases debut book, 'Last Road North'

...Huff moved from Colorado to Fairbanks in 2005. One day on a whim he and his wife decided to take a day trip to the Arctic Circle."All of a sudden that road, that landscape became everything to me," Huff said; he spent the next five years obsessed...
The Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List Christina Baker Kline7. How the Light Gets In, by Louise Penny8. Where'd You Go, Bernadette, by Maria Semple9. The Circle, by Dave Eggers10. The Good Lord Bird, by James McBride TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION 1. The Boys in the Boat, by Daniel James...
Police & Fire for Friday, Sept. 12, 2014

...involved.Fire and medical? At 3:20 a.m. Wednesday, Capital City Fire/Rescue responded to a tree on fire on Sawa Circle. Fire was extinguished prior to arrival. Deputy Fire Marshal is investigating cause of fire.? At 7:16 a.m. Wednesday...
Suspicious tree fires puzzle Forest Service bored kids, Zuniga said, "It could very well could be that easy."CCFR responded to a report of a tree fire on Sawa Circle, just a few blocks away from River Road, at 3:20 a.m. Wednesday, but Carver said he hadn't heard of that one. He...
For military ship, civilian science is the mission

...said, tapping what appears to a cylindrical PVC piping structure with 12 Niskin water bottles attached to it, arranged in a circle. From above, the arrangement looks like a flower or bouquet, hence the structure's given name "CTD Rosette." CTD stands...
Photos: Music on the Mountain

...Larson and Monica Yost; Pat Henry; James Pothier; Jacque Farnsworth; the Shawn McCole Band; Courtney and Gene Nelson; Full Circle (Mary DeSmet, Greg Burger and Don Rudolph); Riley Woodford, Simon Taylor and Shona Strauser; Mike Truax; Paul Zahasky...
Arts institute aims to activate young brains

KETCHIKAN - About a dozen teachers sat in a circle in a Ketchikan High School music room one recent morning, their...Conarro's movement/drama class, students gathered in a circle to "throw" and "catch" finger snaps.Conarro, a theater...
Hunters' fight to bring polar bear trophies home

...successive days in 2008 in the 40-below-zero air of the Arctic Circle, they thought their two polar bear trophies would soon be striking...Northwest Territories, about 300 miles north of the Arctic Circle.With three Inuit guides, they rode in dogsleds pulled by...
Alaska Science Forum: Late summer arrives in the boreal forest

It's early August, 118 miles from the Arctic Circle. Time for a walk to work.The last time I wrote about hiking through the North Campus of the University of Alaska Fairbanks...
Poem: 'Readings with Richard'

For Richard Dauenhauer We had our little Tang Dynastypoets circle, scribbling their notesto friends. Local, place-based,each word quieted with the rainthat ran down our roofs.We had our...


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