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State wildfire responders keep eye on dry conditions

...because of the high danger of fire."We still have a lot of dead, dry grass that could burn," said Tim Mowry, information officer at the Alaska Interagency Coordination Center in Fairbanks. A meteorologist described the conditions as "an insanely...
Wild and weird: Small mammals in Southeast

...Why?For animals that arrived naturally, it comes down to two things, said Alaska Department of Fish and Game Information Officer Riley Woodford. First, the Taku, Chilkat, Unuk, Stikine and Alsek Rivers serve as corridors for animals. That...
Teri Rofkar to be awarded honorary doctorate by UAS

...uas-sitka-commencement-2006109Refreshments will be served to all attendees following the ceremony.For more information, contact Owen Kindig, public information officer of UAS, at 747-7767 or
My Turn: Alaska Department of Fish and Game, politics or science?

...scientific information to the public through a position different from any of those listed above (e.g., as an information officer, journalist, or teacher/professor): 10. Diplomatic skill Are you are sick of good old boy special interest...
How to survive in the (Southeast Alaska) wilderness

...night - and successfully spending the night comes down to being prepared says Alaska Department of Fish and Game Information Officer Riley Woodford. Recently, as part of an ongoing series of classes called "Alaskans Afield: Outdoor Skills for...
State reminds residents of Fourth of July Fire prevention

...It only takes a single spark to start a wildfire which put people, homes and other resources at risk.For more information, contact Sam Harrel, Division of Forestry information officer, 907-356-5511 or
Human remains found by firefighters in Sterling

...the discovery, but the remains have not yet arrived at the SME office in Anchorage, said state public health information officer Greg Wilkinson Monday afternoon. He said he could not confirm whether the remains were found within the burned...
Seahawks say Lynch assault accusation 'bogus'

...detective has made significant progress in investigating these allegations fully and thoroughly," police public information officer Seth Tyler said in an email.Head coach Pete Carroll didn't offer much further comment on the matter."I'll...
A camera that doesn't record

...some cameras on a pole and - this was a couple years ago - and a bunch of people called me as the PIO (Public Information Officer) and were like, 'Hey! Why is Big Brother monitoring me, and it's a violation of my constitutional rights...
CCFR reinstates Cadet Training Program

...approach the age of 18, they will be encouraged to attend the CCFR Fire Academy, thereby helping to increase the number of Firefighters serving Juneau.? Tom Matthews is the public information officer for Capital City Fire/Rescue.


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