Reindeer dogs from Alaska's cranky hot dog vendor

...sign saying he's gone fishing. Toppings Tuesday will offer regular customers a surprise garnish. Sauteed garlic and bell peppers were a recent offering. And on Fridays, you can expect to see him in a kilt.Besides the reindeer dogs, he offers beef...
Texas gas town considers banning fracking

...largest community garden. They've even embarked on a campaign to persuade the maker of Sriracha hot sauce to expand its massive pepper-grinding business here - a prospect that appeals to the local farm-to-table culture.Fracking involves blasting a mix...
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Gunman opens fire on Seattle college campus

...opened fire Thursday in a building at a small Seattle university, fatally wounding one person before a student subdued him with pepper spray as he tried to reload, Seattle police said.A student building monitor at Seattle Pacific University disarmed the gunman...
Landscape Alaska: Veggies for Juneau days and relatively short growing season leads us to some obvious choices - relying on fruiting plants like tomatoes and peppers is a long-term process - the bulk of our food production is going to be based on plants we can eat more of. That means things...
Flag Day 2014 in Douglas cover, fabrics, magazines and greeting cards. And we are not all surprised to find flags on key chains, salt and peppers shakers, wrapping paper and folding chairs, as well as on neckties, towels jewelry and penny candies," Old Glory by United...
In the stacks: New cookbooks

...fresh figs and honey; risotto with kale; penne pasta with butternut squash and bacon, and stuffed zucchinis, tomatoes and peppers. Seasonal dishes include a cooling cucumber soup, warming beet and ricotta gnocchi, and a Milanese style winter squash soup...
Hot weather makes for finer state fair produce entries

FAIRBANKS - More peppers, beans and berries than usual and even a lone...success," he said, selecting his three best peppers for the fair. "I've never been able to grow chili peppers. ... I guess it's that good old fashioned...
Documents paint a dark side of shooter

...bagging groceries and cleaning up."When I say we went out for a beer to celebrate his job, I had the beer; he had Dr Pepper," McKinley said.Friends noted Ybarra liked horror movies and tried his hand at writing his own screenplays. Friend James...
Off the Beaten Path: Kids in the woods male, turned and began ambling toward us. I got the kids to stand next to their parents and reached for my flare gun and pepper spray. The boys whined about being bored and continued throwing pebbles as the bear, oblivious to us, came within 30 yards...
Mt. Edgecumbe boys stop Petersburg 57-44

Mt. Edgecumbe High School's Jaloni Pepper scored 17 points, 15 in the second half...quarter, outscoring the Vikings 21-6, as Pepper began to heat up and Paul Kewon and later in the night against Sitka.Pepper led the Braves with 17, Donald Edenshaw...


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