Among the porters of Mount Kilimanjaro

...a religious tenacity. The porters wear T-shirts with David...back in town, most of the porters grew up wrapping banana leaves...out my sleeping bag in the porter tent. A propane deep fryer...mine. Maganga, like most porters, listens to Celine Dion and...
Brewfest winners

...Sean Mather Amber Hybrids, English Pales, Scottish & Irish ales: Scot Free, Justin Carson American Ales, English Browns & Porters: Brown Mtn. Lights, Justin Carson Stouts: Large, Michael Kulachkosky IPAs, pt. 1: Red Rye IPA, Ryan Lindsay IPAs...
Dr. Fermento: The Woody Side of Beer

...I credit Fletcher's inspiration for pushing aside the mainstream pale, amber and brown ales and the standard stouts and porters and introducing Alaska to nifty stuff like Belgian-style ales and beer that hadn't even been invented yet.After 13 years...
Slack Tide: Yelp Review: Mom & Dad's Great Southeast Alaskan Bed & Breakfast

...concierge service. It used to be they'd arrange ski weekends, boat excursions, camping trips and day hikes - sometimes the porters would even carry you on their backs (although that seems like years ago). These days, most tours are self-guided - unless...
Choppers ferry injured in Nepal

...from San Francisco, said he was in the area until Tuesday waiting for the rescue flight."Cliffs came down, four or five porters were deceased, buried in the rock fall," he said of the quake. "Trails are completely destroyed. People are stuck. They...
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HomeSkillet Fest: A 10 Year Retrospective has been a very positive experience. It will be sad to see it end. I'm thankful to be a part of it."Musician Scot Porter, aka Vod Mox, said he was honored to be part of the fest. Last year was his first visit to Sitka and he remembered thinking...
Voters to decide on altering Kenai elections's election process.Kenai Mayor Pat Porter proposed the measures, which he says...signatures to be listed on the ballot. Porter wrote in the resolution that the requirement...person you think is doing a great job," Porter said.Porter also wrote in the resolution...
Contest brews a champ

...Under the program's rules, brewers are asked to enter their beers in one of 99 styles. Porters, for instance, can be either brown porters, robust porters or Baltic porters. The beers are judged on how well they sync with the accepted guidelines...
Pioneering health care in Juneau and Douglas

...possession of the makeshift building on the corner of 5th Street and Harris that became Juneau's first hospital. Later in the day porters delivered trunks filled with the medical equipment and other supplies needed to care for patients. They named the hospital...
Alaska beer crossing the pond

...When Larson brewed the smoked porter in 1988, it was the first...brewing process. The smoked porter has won awards at the Great...Beer Cup in Aspen, Colo. The porter is at the top of its class...the U.K., where smoked porters are rare, said Charlie Papazian...


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