Temporary brown-bear hunting closure opposed

...recognized as a state resource."Elaina Spraker, who is a clinic director for the Women on Target hunting group, said the expanded hunt in 2013 gave more opportunities to connect female hunters and her family with the outdoors. She said she questioned refuge biologists...
Message in a bottle

...a mayonnaise jar or something of that ilk, since soda and spirits were not allowed.Occasionally they would watch films or hunt. He remembered hunting deer to donate to an orphanage in need of meat after the earthquake.Sparks was in Southeast Alaska...
Waterfowl regulations for 2014 include good news for goose hunters

...bag limits this season, depending upon where in the state they hunt and what goose species they pursue, thanks to changes in the...permits this year. Registration permits are still needed to hunt Canada geese on Middleton Island.? A change to the definition...
Hunter kills musk ox in subsistence hunt near Nome

...the first muskox eligible for harvesting in a local subsistence hunt.Department of Fish and Game biologist Tony Gorn says the musk...tells KNOM-radio ( that the hunt may be an opportunity to eliminate an immediate nuisance if...
Growing influx of musk oxen prompts Alaska hunt

...has prompted Alaska wildlife officials to open a subsistence hunt early for the large, shaggy animals, which have trampled dogs...Nome's reputation as a rowdy frontier town, the musk oxen hunt is nowhere close to a free-for-all.Rifles are not allowed...
Good reads

...AlaskaBernard spent several years in Alaska, beginning in Sitka in 1999 as a reporter for the local newspaper. There he learned to hunt deer and generally enjoy the outdoor life in Southeast Alaska.Shortly before he left Massachusetts, his father told him of...
Oscar P. Olsen was an avid outdoorsman. He took his sons to Tenakee Springs and throughout Southeast Alaska for many years to hunt and fish. He was known for his knowledge and experience, which he freely shared with others. He was a skilled subsistence...
Hunters' fight to bring polar bear trophies home

...Kreider booked a two-week polar bear hunt with an outfitter in Mechanicsburg.For...These hunters participated in a sustainable hunt that contributed to the conservation of...Kreider) to participate in an arduous hunt, that they legally took polar bears from...
A good crop of candidates

...candidates on Thursday. At the close of business Monday, the seat had five hopefuls: Debbie White, Karla Hart, David Fox, Kory Hunt, and Joshua Warren.District 2 comprises the Mendenhall Valley, Auke Bay and Lynn Canal. The open seat is occupied now by...
Idaho tops Juneau 4-2 Foltz singled, advanced on a passed ball, and scored on a Hunt single to left field.Juneau's last three batters made contact...RBI, 1 single), Kam Farnsworth 1-4 (1 R, 1 single), Hunt 1-5 (1 RBI, 1 single), Meyer 1-5 (1 RBI, 1 double...


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