Bigs and Littles hit the slopes

...excellent Eaglecrest staff hosting made for an enjoyable bonding experience for Big Brothers Big Sisters matches. Exercise, fresh air, and a healthy dose of "trying something new" is good for everyone! Big thanks to Eaglecrest and especially Julie...
A conversation with Marcus Gardley and Nakissa Etemad

...planet. I got off the plane and I took the breath of fresh air, my lungs expanded and I saw the mountains, and I thought...planet. I got off the plane and I took the breath of fresh air, my lungs expanded and I saw the mountains, and I thought...
Pets without people spend Christmas among friends

...has worked at the shelter for four years, with a few years off in between. When she takes Jacques outside for a little fresh air, he lets his leash fall slack and positions his head along Snyder's shins. His milky pale blue eyes - as big as quarters...
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Alaska Natives seek degrees at Haskell University

...Andrew misses most is his tribe's tradition of hunting and gathering - the camaraderie, the tundra and "taking that fresh air" he's appreciated since he was a child with his first gun."My dad taught me how to hold it and how to shoot it...
New wildlife refuge visitor center taking shape

...plenty of windows will let lots of daylight in and the ventilation system will let warm air out at night and bring in fresh air, he said."It is not only about conservation but about creating a pleasant work environment without spending lots of...
2013 ending on an up note

...Pope Francis that comes immediately to mind. From his humble style to his disarming words, Pope Francis is a breath of fresh air. Instead of revving up the divisive culture wars, he is shifting the global discussion toward issues that build on the...
Professionals advise against exploring old mines

...and it might incapacitate you before you can get back to fresh air," Satre said. "That's the truly unseen danger...Creek, between 350,000 and 375,000 cubic feet of fresh air is continually being pumped into the tunnels to maintain...
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Two friends, 27 years of outdoor adventures

...been doing these things together for about 27 years."On this day, their hike was about more than just enjoying the fresh air. Leamer is preparing to hike to the summit of Mount Rainier in early September and Hadsel has taken on the task of being...
On the Trails: Autumn is here in earnest

...I try to get outdoors every day, talking a walk on one of our trails; maybe not a long walk, but I'm out in the fresh air, seeing something besides four walls. I sometimes play a game with myself: the challenge is to find at least one thing...
Judge dismisses Alaska's suit over fuel standards

...intervened on the side of the federal government, including the Center for Biological Diversity."The opinion is a breath of fresh air for all those who seek to protect the air quality that makes Alaska special. Unfortunately state officials seem to prioritize...


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