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Empire Editorial: Hope for best, prepare for worst

...out of nearly 700,000, that this food cache will feed for seven days. The food...emergencies, we can see how this food cache will come in handy. It could be...Southeast won't get a cut of that state food cache in an emergency. Learn the arts...
Bird Bits: The larger, local cousin: Northern goshawk

...grouse and hare. You might spot a squirrel dangling dead from the crotch of a tree; that could be the male provider's food cache as he works hard to supply his family. The Northern Goshawk starts nesting a snowy month earlier than the Sharp-shinned...
Alaska Digest

...robber FAIRBANKS - Sixteen-year-old Patrick Potts bags groceries, takes out the trash and cleans toilets at the IGA Food Cache in Delta Junction. On Thursday, his duties expanded when he tackled a would-be robber who was reportedly wielding...
Nervous energy: Red squirrels enliven the winter forest

...winter forest with their activity. These territorial, half-pound dynamos are active all winter long, guarding their food caches from marauding neighbors and scolding any interlopers. Red squirrels are found in forests throughout Alaska, as far...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...could imagine a bear becoming a real problem along the popular McKinley climbing route if it figured out how to identify food caches climbers stash on their journey to the summit. Share this page: Print Email Digg Twitter Yahoo! StumbleUpon Facebook...
ADF&G: Bear issues on the rise

...behavior, but those are hard to pinpoint," he said. "We can't be sure if there was a cub nearby, or if there was a food cache nearby."Regardless, Scott said people should always feel free to call the ADF&G and talk to staff about bear activity...
Parnell: Alaskans 'not prepared' for a disaster; should have food, water for 7 days

...year appropriated money for generators and water purification. He said plans are also being worked on to establish food caches. He planned to hold a Cabinet meeting on the issue of readiness Friday. Earlier this year, in announcing he wanted...
Nikiski man recalls details of bear mauling

...on Wednesday afternoon. He planned to look for clues as to why the bear attacked, such as the presence of a nearby food cache or moose carcass it could have been protecting. "It might have just been a surprise encounter on a dark trail. We...
Apologize, already

...Tlingit children died, and with winter coming, the rest of the tribe was left with no shelter and a completely destroyed food cache. In light of these facts, just how long will it take for the U.S. government to admit it was wrong?
Aged bomb in Kake gets official inspection

...smaller campsites and canoes. The vessel's crew then proceeded to destroy, burn, and pillage the tribal houses and food caches in the heart of winter, leaving the families homeless. The natives were forewarned and escaped but lost most of their...


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