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'Love 'em and feed 'em'

...Juneau is not immune: hunger.Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church Pastor Tari Stage-Harvey helped to organize a food resource summit a few years ago, pulling together Juneau's various food pantries to discuss gaps in service. During that...
Bird Bits: The invisible bird

...leaves of trees, in the middle and top sections. Riparian areas, enhanced by beaver activity, help create a grand food resource for birds and other creatures. These birds stalk, hover and hawk for their meals. Coming upon a juicy caterpillar...
Making the table bigger

...housing, grandparents or friends end up feeding kids on an already tight budget. There are several ways that the Food Resource Summit, a coalition of many of the food agencies in town, has responded. Aldersgate Methodist has partnered up with...
Extending a hand to one, improving society for all

...squarely on those needs. A prime example: every month, the United Way of Southeast Alaska convenes a meeting of food resource groups to find gaps in service - such as those in school lunch programs during summertime - as well as to eliminate...
DEC says Alaska fish are safe to eat

...and aren't taking into consideration scientific research. "Fish in Alaska is a very important food resource; it's a very healthy food resource," Hartig said. "So, when I see things thrown out there, it worries me that not only will it...
Back from break, Legislature passes bills

...legislators met in the morning to pass House Concurrent Resolution 1, which calls on Gov. Sean Parnell to create a "state food resource development working group" with the goal of encouraging local food.H.C.R. 1 is sponsored by Rep. Bill Stoltze...
Marketing Alaska's seafood to the world

...Concurrent Resolution 1. The resolution would establish a food resource board. Juneau Representative Beth Kerttula also signed...HCR1 asks Gov. Sean Parnell to establish a state food resource development working group. The group would work with...
Food system resolution advances in House

...Committee unanimously moved a resolution out of committee Thursday that would call on Gov. Sean Parnell to create a state food resource development working group.Rep. Bill Stoltze, R-Chugiak, who introduced the resolution, said he wants to bring...
DNR fails to protect eagle preserve

...upon Haines' unique salmon habitat. The salmon and eagles provide Haines' prime tourist attraction and our basic food resource. Resource conflicts in the 1970s led the Alaska Legislature in 1982 to make a nationally applauded allocation decision...
Woodpeckers supply services to various forest neighbors

...important source of protein to early-arriving adult migrants and, later, to growing chicks. But another important food resource is tree sap from sapsucker wells. Rufous hummers may even time their northward spring migration to follow that of...


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