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To critics of UM win: Mistakes are part of sports

...always will be, and always should be.People make mistakes. Some of those people are athletes, and some of them are game officials in striped shirts. Mistakes are a part of life. And mistakes are one of the great variables that make sports so...
Amid outcry, Florida says short bear hunt season ran smoothly

...high number of bears killed surprised hunting officials.Two of the four hunting zones created by Florida fish and game officials were closed after the first day when limits in those areas were exceeded quickly. Officials said bear numbers in...
Nation and World
State OKs hunting of musk oxen stranded on sea ice

ANCHORAGE - Alaska big game officials have legalized an unusual hunt that will take a boat and a bold hand.Starting Thursday, Alaska residents can harvest musk oxen...
Yukon River salmon swim to Canada in record high numbers

...the Yukon this year. Alaska Department of Fish and Game officials said it took severe Chinook salmon restricts to get...that run to Canada.Alaska Department of Fish and Game officials expect this news is good for the fall chum salmon...
Alaska Editorial: Relocating bears doesn't change people's behavior

...causing trouble for a second summer in the Government Hill neighborhood in Anchorage. Alaska Department of Fish and Game officials were planning to euthanize the bears, but following public outcry and intervention from Gov. Bill Walker, the bears...
Local | Opinion
Porcupines likely Alaska's no. 1 roadkill

...population data on a small nocturnal creature that often dwells obscured in trees is nearly impossible."And Fish and Game officials don't track exactly how many of the critters are killed by vehicles each year, said Marsh, but they assume the...
North Pole man sickened by 'rabbit fever'

FAIRBANKS - Alaska Department of Fish and Game officials suspect that a man who became sick after skinning...identified human cases of the virus this year.Fish and Game officials advise Alaska residents to protect themselves by keeping...
Controversy lingers over Moose Mamas' mission to raise orphaned calves

...reintroducing moose into the Alaska wilderness, though he recognizes that hasn't always been the stance of Fish and Game officials.He thinks it comes down to a fundamental difference between biologists who believe nature should be left to nature...
East Glacier Trail opens; users cautioned about bear activity

...Glacier trail near the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, however, Forest Service and Alaska Department of Fish and Game officials are cautioning trail users to remain aware of an assertive female black bear with three yearling cubs that have been...
Man charged for shooting, wounding bear shooting the bear, which is not required by law but encouraged by troopers and the Department of Fish and Game. Officials will often help hunters locate injured animals that were not killed in a hunt.Houck is not listed in the phone...


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