BBBS thanks SAGA

Thanks to Nate Heck and the great people at SAGA Eagle Valley Center for making our kayak dreams come true! Bigs and Littles had a great time learning how to navigate their kayaks in the intrepid Alaskan waters of Lynn Canal!
Freewheelers tackle Eaglecrest

...uphill workout of 4.7 miles on Fish Creek Road with quads burning and hamstrings pulling.According to roadside media "Eight intrepid souls who had no fear of a vertical challenge pushed themselves to complete the course."That course was uphill on a beautiful...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for June 8, 2015

...isn't working, it's because you don't understand the problem.Thumbs up to a great race. On Thursday morning, 54 intrepid teams set out from Port Townsend in Washington for the first human-powered boat race to Alaska. We don't know how long...
Photo: Precarious pose

An intrepid rafter climbs onto an iceberg to pose for a picture at Mendenhall Lake on Tuesday.
Wildlife Spy: Signs of spring creep into Seward

The last weekend in February, I joined an intrepid group from the Anchorage Audubon Society on a mission to go birding in Seward, despite a blizzard warning. The high-profile...
U.S. role in Afghanistan has had positive effects

Soon after the Taliban's fall, the State Department sent one of its most intrepid diplomats, Ryan Crocker, to reopen the U.S. Embassy in Kabul.He had already served as ambassador to Kuwait, Lebanon, and...
Can Alaska afford its frontier?

...deep in the Interior, the village of Takotna is marked by a dozen or so houses, a shop, a tiny post office and a school. Intrepid gold miners ventured here decades ago. A small tribe of Athabascan Indians has hunted and fished the woods and river banks...
Locals help explore international Klondike Gold Rush trail

JUNEAU - In 1897 and 1898, the Klondike Gold Rush brought thousands of intrepid souls to Alaska and the Yukon. For decades, modern travelers have been following in their footsteps, visiting parks, monuments...
If you must farm fish, farm responsibly

Growing up, dinners in my family were more than just meals - they were a time to learn, share and bond. My parents were intrepid cooks who not only insisted on using the freshest and healthiest ingredients but that we appreciate the communion between our...
Plein Rein Paintings on display at JAHC

...Hartle is one of the paintings currently on display at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center. The Plein Rein Painters are an intrepid group of Juneau artists who meet Saturday mornings throughout the year, rain and shine, to paint outdoors. The artists vary...


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