Melinda Moustakis performs literary tour of Juneau, Haines

...will be a statewide discussion of Moustakis's book, "Bear Down, Bear North," on the statewide Online With Libraries (OWL) system and at the Haines Public Library.The next series of events take place in Juneau. Moustakis will teach two workshops...
On the Trails: Owl encounters

...animal myself (dare I say not a "night owl"?), I've never been involved in research...heard the so-distinctive call of a barred owl. Having often heard their "who cooks for...category.) It turned out that a barred owl was rather unusual for Juneau.Long ago...

...40-mile journey it vanished.During the war, Adolf Hitler had started creating a secret underground system in the area under the Owl Mountains, a project called "Riese," or "Giant." The region still belonged to Germany at the time and the project included...
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Live cam shows Arctic snowy owl, chicks

...into the nesting den of an Arctic snowy owl.The camera went live this week and is...Arctic Ocean.Researcher Denver Holt of the Owl Research Institute in Charlo, camera trained on the snowy owl is allowing Holt glimpses into the daily...
HomeSkillet Fest: A 10 Year Retrospective

...I trust and want to shine for.Breathe Owl Breathe, who have performed many times...private concert at my house with Breathe Owl Breathe for Gigi, my mother-in-law...Crumbs boys and stood bewildered by Breathe Owl Breathe as their front man displayed his...
10th and final HomeSkillet Fest runs July 30-Aug. 1

...starting at 7 p.m.: Teri Tibbett opening, Mitch Gonzales, Liz Snyder, Valley Maker, Benjamin Verdoes, with Breathe Owl Breathe closing. Astronomar will play at the after-party.Friday, July 31 at the Sea Mountain Golf Course, starting at...
Tune in to nature

...porcupines, deer, hares, river otters, birds, wolves and more. Near Glacier Valley Elementary School, the camera captured an owl catching a fish.Aside from the excitement they generate, the information kids gain from the trail cams - tools used by real...
Young readers rewarded for book reviews

...certificate to Coppa for a review of "I'm Not Scared," by Jonathan Allen. "One fascinating part of this book is that baby owl does a very good job taking care of owly."The Downtown Library? MeliaLu Trousil, 13, received a gift certificate to Trove...
Bottling it all up

...animals to stores across the country, there are still a lot of Alaskan themes Guisti has yet to touch on. A humpback whale and owl could even be in the future, though not likely for the 30th anniversary, she said. Something reminiscent of the first amber...
Pygmy owl: Bite much bigger than its beak

The northern pygmy owl is not the smallest owl in North America; the tiny elf owl of our southern deserts merits that distinction. But our northern pygmy owl is indeed small, measuring only six or seven inches in overall length, including the...


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