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...
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...
Family of missing hiker speaks out

...her family is hunkered down at the family farm in Aylmer.Sharon grew up on the farm, which has beef cattle, dairy cattle, hogs and cash crops, and is the youngest of seven children. She spent time in California before moving to Juneau 10 years ago...
Proposed: State utensil shall be bear claw salad tongs

...I propose Alaska's state toy be whatever's on super-special at Fred Meyer (for instance, this week it'd be the Air Hogs Foam Stunt-Glider - I bought four). On second thought, the official Alaska state toy proposal would probably stand a better...
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
Sports Transactions

BASEBALLAmerican LeagueLOS ANGELES ANGELS_Waived RHP Bobby Cassevah.American AssociationGRAND PRAIRIE AIR HOGS - Signed C Angel Flores.KANSAS CITY T-BONES - Signed Justin C. Bass.LAREDO LEMURS - Released OF Francisco Santana and RHP...
On the Kenai, fishermen paid to release 'hogs'

...swim up the Kenai River, they're called hogs. The people who love them want them to...fifth year of sponsoring the "Release a Hog" program. If the catch of a 50-inch...sportfishing association started "Release a Hog" to keep the biggest fish in the river...
Outside column: Pistol-packing camera hogs responsible gun owners, whether in the National Rifle Association or elsewhere, who have enough sense to see that pistol-packing camera hogs don't really help the cause of gun rights. E-mail Clarence Page at
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...
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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