Alaska Science Forum: Unusual songbird meets an early snowstorm

...perched on the windowsill. "It's a golden-crowned kinglet!" she said. Kristen...big songs in our woods each spring, but golden-crowns do not appear north of the Alaska...what Kristen held was indeed a female golden-crowned kinglet.That little refugee...
The Zen Master of the Big Salmon River

...some canine variables into the equation: Loki, Nils' 12-year-old red heeler, and Fen, Bjorn's and my 3-month-old golden retriever. When he's outside, Loki's neuroses fade away and he becomes a Zen master. Fen is his wayward apprentice...
My Turn: Silverbow Bakery

...Travis and Beau as our new tenants and can't wait to see what they create. Thus far, everything they've touched has been golden, and this will be no different. If you ask them nicely, they might even keep baking bagels.? Ken Alper and his wife Jill...
Chancellor's big play controversy

...non-call provided another memorable Monday night moment in Seattle. It was three years ago when replacement officials credited Golden Tate with a disputed touchdown reception on the final play in nearly the same spot as Seattle beat Green Bay.Now it was Tate...
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Photo: A golden season

Visitors to the Mendenhall Glacier Visitors Center walk past a cottonwood tree turning golden with the season on Monday.
Storm drops 11.2 inches of snow in Fairbanks

...says 11.2 inches of snow fell in Fairbanks through early Wednesday.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports that 15,000 Golden Valley Electric Association customers were without power Wednesday because of trees falling into power lines. Some residents...

...the most dominant species around. Not so much anymore, Miller-Struttmann said. The longer tongued of the two bees, the golden belted bumblebee, shrank from 50 percent of all the bees to 20 percent, she said.Because these were so isolated and so high...
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Washington state to write new rule to limit carbon output

...He's creating a perverse incentive to move manufacturing out of state," he said Monday, referring to the governor.KC Golden, a senior policy adviser with Climate Solutions, applauded Inslee for putting the force of law behind a commitment to address...
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The Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List

...Move," by Oliver Sacks9. "Modern Romance," by Aziz Ansari10. "Everything I Need to Know I Learned from a Disney Little Golden Book," by Diane MuldrowTRADE PAPERBACK FICTION 1. "The Martian," by Andy Weir2. "A Man Called Ove," by Fredrik Backman3...
Left-wing Syriza wins Greek vote

...300-member parliament, followed by the conservative New Democracy with 28.3 percent and 75 seats and the Nazi-inspired Golden Dawn in third place with 7 percent and 18 seats. Abstention was particularly high, at nearly 45 percent in an election-weary...
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