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Famed musher Attla dies at 81

ANCHORAGE - George Attla Jr., known as the "Huslia Hustler," was an unmatched sprint racing champion and one of Alaska's most decorated mushers.He died Sunday at the Alaska Native...
Criminal history snares 'street hustler' with 20-year sentence

...violent criminals, she said."Mr. Miller's not even some drug kingpin in Juneau," McDannel added. "He's just a street hustler, just trying to maintain his access to drugs and selling in small amounts of drugs so he can buy more drugs. He's living...
Keeker, Costa would be more appropriate in Hustler magazine

...supposed to be a "news" paper. The news is that you allow them a voice in the paper. Their voice would be more appropriate in Hustler or Playboy. While the Hooligan is generally calmer now than it was (you did respond to reader disgust) it still needs to...
An impressionistic take on a legendary musician

...I'm Not There" isn't a Bob Dylan biography. It's a fantasia on the many guises of the folk-rock shaman, changeling, hustler and icon. But as such, it plumbs this pop changeling's psyche as no mere biography could. Todd Haynes' endlessly over-inventive...
Crowd gathers to remember legendary musher

...Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage. He was recently diagnosed with B-cell lymphoma.Attla was known as the "Huslia Hustler" and was widely considered to be the best sprint sled dog racer ever to compete. In his career, he won eight North American...
2015 'I-Did-A-Detour' start moved to Fairbanks

...Huslia is the home of George Attla, called the "Huslia Hustler," an Athabascan who raced from 1958 to 2011 and was one is named after Jimmy Huntington, the "original Huslia Hustler," so named because of his skill with sled dogs, and the...
Empire should resist pressure on Hooligan

Korry Keeker and Collette Costa in Hustler? Really that is one of the more ridiculous...Bea please explain why they belong in Hustler? As she claims to be knowledgeable on...why this is so? Specific references to Hustler articles, letters and even pictures would...
Point and click to genetic perfection

...Or, as he said to one reporter, ``What mother wants an ugly child?'' It's not clear whether Ron is an Internet hustler trying to get folks to ante up their $24.95 a month for a peek at the babes who could be moms of their babes, or whether...
Miss WEIO 2009 prepares to represent Alaska

...queen contest. "I wasn't prepared; I didn't have the full regalia," Gibson said. "They started calling me "the hustler" to hustle up some clothes and hustle up some speeches." The moosehide dress Gibson wore was borrowed from a cousin, Kristina...
Alaska Digest

...craft that sank in the Gulf of Alaska had to be treated for hypothermia, but were otherwise safe. The Kodiak-based vessel Hustler sank Saturday three miles south of Izhut Bay near Afognak Island. The men, Samuel Cole and Tom Keegan, put out a distress...


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