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Alaska company, road focus of History Channel's 13-part TV series

ANCHORAGE - Alaska's Haul Road is the basis for the new season of the History Channel's "Ice Road Truckers." And drivers from Alaska-based Carlile Transportation Inc. are the stars. "In the dark heart of...
TV show looks at Begich crash

Tonight, the History Channel re-examines one of the state's...planes and ships disappear," the History Channel's program description states...them in his interviews with the History Channel. "For my mother (the discovery...
Perseverance to hold workshop weekend

...Christopher. Joel Bennett is a local filmmaker whose works include "Admiralty Island Fortress of the Bear" and the History Channel's "Tougher in Alaska." Sunday, July 20: "Our Voices Will Be Heard" by Vera Starbard, 2 p.m., Egan Lecture...
'Tundra' creator branches out with graphic novel

...The moose-ataur will be created by taxidermist Russell Knight, owner of Knight's Taxidermy and star of the History Channel's reality TV show "Mounted in Alaska." The town of Gangrene Gulch is patterned after Talkeetna and places in...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...TV show looks at Begich crash History Channel discusses new theory on disappearance...THE JUNEAU EMPIRE Tonight, the History Channel re-examines one of the state's...planes and ships disappear," the History Channel's program description states...
Skagway: Film to be shot on stampeders' route

"The Quest for Gold," the third in a series of historic reenactments for Canada's History Channel, will be shot this summer on the historic route from Dyea to Dawson. On June 5, five Canadians started hauling a total of 3...
Survival shows capture public interest

...setting ratings records for The History Channel. Unhinged survivalist Bear Grylls...president and general manager of The History Channel. "Everyone has someone you...for an original program on The History Channel, according to Nielsen Media...
Wasilla truck driver revs things up in the kitchen

...episode of "Ice Road Truckers" would spawn a series of culinary classes focused on gourmet wild game. When the History Channel show came to Alaska last spring to profile the frozen route between Fairbanks and Prudhoe Bay, they found Carlile...
Feds drop charge of bear-baiting against photographer

...Oltersdorf. He had been accused of baiting without a permit in Kenai National Wildlife Refuge while filming bears for the History Channel's "MonsterQuest" show. The Anchorage Daily News reports he hung scraps over a scale to weigh bears and catch...
Save the wharf

...aviation since. There are multiple groups in the country that help with the preservation of historical sites. The History Channel is pushing the "Save Our History" campaign right now. Why not sell the wharf to the city for a reasonable price...


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