Helicopter gunners part of wolf control plan board wants to bring in helicopter gunners to kill more wolves in a culling program...have grounded many volunteer pilots and gunners in the state's aerial wolf control program...helicopters to do the shooting. Helicopter gunners would be more efficient for shooting wolves...
Photo: Historical 1963 Gold Medal Action

...Herb Lawrence in the 1963 Gold Medal Tournament Class AA semi-finals. Hoonah won their opening game against Skinner's Gunners (Juneau) then lost to the Arctic Knights.Hoonah next faced Ketchikan (an opening game loser to Wrangell) in the losers...
Sports | Gold Medal
Trap shoot participants brave wild weather

...but wet conditions for a 300-bird event. Not all shot gunners participated in each event, as it did make for a long day...The breaking (hitting) of five birds separated four shot-gunners. Mike Gabel was the overall winner breaking 246/300 targets...
Navy gives itself clearance to sink 2 ships a year in the Gulf of Alaska for training

...authority to blast and sink as many as two real ships a year in the Gulf of Alaska over the next five years to give pilots and gunners authentic targets for their sights. But ocean campaigners say that even decommissioned, stripped-out ships, like the ones...
Juneau Gun Club to host Waterfowl hunters league

For the next three Sundays, the Juneau Gun Club will be hosting a Waterfowl hunters and Trap shooters shot gunner league. The league event is one round (25 shots each) of handicap and wobbles trap shooting as a pre-waterfowl hand-eye-shooting...
Hickok, Maake earn Player of Year honors

...KetchikanInside Linebacker - junior Mason Kullander, Thunder MtDefensive Back - senior Noah Silva, KetchikanDefensive Back - senior Gunner Pliska, North PoleDefensive Back - sophomore Riley Olson, Thunder MtInterior Lineman - senior Kaelin Deitrick, Juneau-DouglasSECOND...
Budget crunch idles Guard units across US

...ends meet and trying to serve your country right now, it's not good," said Robbie McGalliard, a 27-year-old artillery gunner in the Georgia National Guard. He would have been at Fort Stewart this weekend firing 105mm howitzer shells in his training...
Today In Sports History

DECEMBER 21907 - Tommy Burns defends his world heavyweight title by knocking out Gunner Moir in the 10th round at London.1944 - Ohio State quarterback Leslie Horvath wins the Heisman Trophy.1947 - Notre Dame quarterback...
Alaska Editorial: Pro-gunners have their own 'feel good' bills

This editorial first ran in the Anchorage Daily News: Critics of gun-control advocates sometimes accuse them of advancing "feel-good" legislation that won't make us any safer but lets them believe they're doing something. Could well be.
Our veterans deserve the very best

In 1971, Randy Clifford was a door gunner on a Huey helicopter with the First Cavalry in Vietnam whose mission was a dangerous one: flying low along the Cambodian border...


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