Off the Beaten Path: The most dangerous thing in the wilderness

...asleep, snoring in my lap. "Well, this is my junction," he said, pulling off onto the shoulder beneath a forest of evergreens. I thanked and wished him the best. I hadn't gotten my backpack halfway out of his car before an old truck full of what...
Fenumiai, Staveland sign at Evergreen State College

...graduate, and Jonelle Staveland, a 2013 Thunder Mountain High School graduate, have signed letters of intent to play at Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington, for the upcoming season."They are a huge reason why we are so successful," Peninsula...
A 'grave' detour: Car drives through Evergreen Cemetery

...get-away route he or she did, which was straight through Evergreen Cemetery."Yeah, somebody did drive through the cemetery...Kowee, the Tlingit chief who guided the prospectors to gold.Evergreen is surrounded by a winding road and is not protected by a...
Writers' Weir: Just Before Winter

...the knife. Deep in the woodsthe ferns are not brown,but capture the autumn lightas it is broken in the fallthrough the evergreen canopy.Osmotically, they gather into themselvesthe soft, cold light from the hours leftbetween dawn and dusk like long...
Growing season

...gardening so easy," she said.Trevor Kirchhoff, co-owner of Evergreens Herbs and Produce with Greg Smith, uses aquaponics to commercially...Kirchhoff also owns Get Growing, a hydroponics store next to Evergreens and across from Alaskan Brewing."As far as growing anything...
JDHS grad Henderson signs with Evergreen

...this week to play at the NAIA level with Evergreen State."I am excited for next season...NWAACC, located in Port Angeles, Wash.Evergreen State College is 120 miles away, in...II Cascade Collegiate Conference."Evergreen was looking for a point guard, and that...
State could get first tribe-owned pot store

...Board decided Monday to approve a compact that says the Suquamish Tribe can open a marijuana retail shop operated by Suquamish Evergreen Corp.A Department of Justice memo released last year opened the door for tribes to legalize marijuana, with certain stipulations...
Nation and World
Black bear with head stuck in jug tranquilized, relocated

...unsuccessfully attempted to pull the container off. The animal then made its way past Evergreen Apartments and down to the fringes of homes near Evergreen Cemetery. She said it was heartbreaking to watch the bear struggle with the jug. "It...
Local | Outdoors
Magazine seeks 'truth' about Tongass

"A strange, soft storm of white flakes is floating out of the summer sky, drifting past tall mountainside evergreens onto the nets of golden lichens hung from their boughs, onto the bushes colored by salmonberries and blueberries, onto the bear-tracked...
The gift of wolves

...sunny autumn day in Juneau and I was hiking up Mt. Ben Stewart with a couple of friends. We meandered our way up through evergreens into meadows of reds, yellows and golds and finally to the alpine ridges and summit rocks. Packs off, water bottles in...


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