Coast Guard cutter forced into retirement

...Like the Kachemak Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, Sapelo Island is an estuarine reserve, with a small town of 50, Hog Hammock, a historic African American village settled by freed slaves.? Michael Armstrong is a reporter for the Homer News...
Letter: Returning to state income tax a tough leadership decision

...have one, but since the development of North Slope oil Alaska has been on oil welfare. We have lived high on the oil-flow hog for a few decades. So, in this time of serious economic crunch, perhaps it's time to have those conversations about returning...
Dr. Fermento: The Woody Side of Beer

...seem like a lot for a brewery that didn't have any major equipment except for a bottling line, but large oak tanks really hog the real estate. For example, a foudre is a very large oak tank. For comparison, a standard oak barrel holds about 59 gallons...
Thanks for contributing to Harley Owners Group

The Southeast Alaska Tongass Chapter of Harley Owners Group (HOG) would like to thank Hangar on the Wharf, Secon and Chuck Bishop for their...thank you. Chris Peterson Director, Southeast Alaska Tongass Chapter of HOG Juneau
Small size, big appetites

...roughly two grams. The smallest bat in the world is reportedly the hog-nosed bat (average 1.9 grams) of southeast Asia. The smallest...for instance, that young bee hummingbirds, tiny shrews and hog-nosed bats don't really become warm-blooded until they...
Mockingjay' vaguely unsatisfying but still engrossing

...marks ... get set ... come back next year!" That's how you feel when the end credits pop up. Instead of going full-hog and sending out the series with a full-on, three-hour epic, the filmmakers have opted to squeeze every last drop from this...
Bird Bits: Tidbits about the great blue heron

...those eggs hatch at different times, meaning the chick that's first hatched is apt to become quite the bully. He or she will hog regurgitated fish, little mammals and aquatic invertebrates delivered by the parents. Parent herons spend a couple of months...
Local sci-fi film debuts at Gold Town

...between. Bruce, as the title informs us, is a space trucker. He's hauling 20,000 tons of hog fat from earth to a far off space station (hog fat, of course, is used to synthesize food).Bruce is a happy guy, but he's lonely out in...
2014 Alaska Folk Festival schedule

...Sassifrass (Anchorage). Sarah Schoen, Colleen Curley, Silas Hoffman, Lee Bolling, Morgan Hough.9:45 p.m., Even a Blind Hog Redux (Fairbanks) Lynn Basham, Erin Tilly.10 p.m., Annie Carlson with Mike Mickelson and Friends (Cordova). Annie...
Arts calendar

...Doiron's feature-length film has hitting the big screen. "Space Trucker Bruce" is the simple story of inter-galactic hog-fat trucker Bruce, as he makes his way through the stars, picking up sketchy hitchhikers, eating pie, getting lost, and...


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