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Handful of households host hives of honeybees around Juneau the bees buzz around the hives and listens to them hum inside.Most beekeepers start their hives anew each spring with loads...the wild, keeping a domestic hive alive can take a lot of expensive...of mailed bees.Gillis' two hives house two separate colonies...
Alaska beekeepers work to preserve hives during winter honey. He moved his hives into a refrigerated container...precise 40 degrees. When hives get too warm the bees will try to leave the hive to pass waste. If it's...started with a couple hives and the honey was so good...prolong the life of a hive after the fireweed, berries...
Vatican scandal heats up with revelations of greed, intrigue

...already palatial apartment.Pope Francis has made it a top priority to reform the Vatican bureaucracy known as the Curia, a hive of intrigue and gossip. He appointed a commission of eight experts in 2013 to gather information and make recommendations after...
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JACC heats up for the summer

Under the enthusiastic management of the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council, the Juneau Arts & Culture Center has been a hive of activity since becoming the JAHC's home base in 2007. The steady hum emanating from the former Armory building will get...
Beekeepers, honey business buzzing around Chugiak-Eagle River area

...beekeeper checks on his hives at a gravel pit in Palmer...He moves between the hives deliberately and comfortably...laying eggs. Page, from a hive across the field in the...they travel into their hives. "The human body contains...right straight out of the hive," he said. "I can...
My Turn: Healthcare reform: The time is now

I awoke in the middle of a dreary February night covered in hives and barely able to breathe. Frantically, I stumbled across the hallway in search of help from my roommate who, upon assessing...
Fireweed yields tasty treats from Kenai bees

...option for keeping the hive alive, Souders said...queens annually. All hives must be registered with...requirement to register their hives."However, it is a...illness and destroy the hive if a test comes back positive...imported bees are clean, hives are not generally affected...
Low temperatures, rain limit Alaska honey production

...phenomenon that kills bees and empties hives. That's struck hives Outside in about half the states and was reported in a few Alaska hives for the first time this year...nectar. When they can't leave the hive to get it, they rely on the honey...
Southcentral Alaska beekeeper loses bees

ANCHORAGE - A beekeeper in Eagle River said his hives may be experiencing colony collapse disorder, a trend seen...Joe Dunham of Alaska Honey Pollen and Comb said he opened up hives this year to discover them empty. The term "colony collapse...

...basically an optimist," she said. "I had to write a little piece and come up with this wisdom that was just giving me the hives... (Find the good) - that's how I see the world. They said, 'Why don't you write a book about that?'"Each chapter...


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