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Stanley Cup set for display in Fairbanks

...Stanley Cup is coming to Fairbanks as part of the Fairbanks Hockey Hall of Fame's Hockey Week in Fairbanks celebration. Randy Zarnke, president of the Fairbanks Hockey Hall of Fame, made the announcement Tuesday evening after receiving word from the...
Fairbanks Mushers Hall to close for the winter

...for itself for at least 25 years," McCowan said. "As time went on, it became a bigger, more costly albatross."Randy Zarnke, meeting coordinator for the Alaska Trappers Association, said his group has used the hall during winter months for...
State moves toward legalized bear trapping

...the meat. "The department has spent a lot of time developing this proposal and we think it is a good idea," said Randy Zarnke, president of the 900-member Alaska Trappers Association. Critics, however, say the snares could trap all sorts...
Activist pushes for expansion of wolf sanctuary

...Feral's group. "These aren't buffer zones. They're extensions of the park." Alaska Trappers Association president Randy Zarnke also spoke in favor of eliminating the buffer zone. His organization resents the term "park wolves," he said...
Wildlife notebook: 'Alaska Tracks': A lifetime of outdoor wisdom

...hunted, and credits every woodsmen who shared a trick or tip with him. The oral history project is a labor of love for Randy Zarnke of Fairbanks. Zarnke retired as an animal disease specialist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game and is active...
Dead dog snares trappers in community dispute's paradise, which is why trappers say there's bound to be some conflict. "It comes up every year," said Randy Zarnke, the Fairbanks-based president of the Alaska Trappers Association. "Not necessarily in the same community every...
Alaska Digest

...Lousy wolves," are worthless to trappers because the fur is no good, said Alaska Trappers Association president Randy Zarnke. Most of the wolves caught on the Kenai Peninsula are unusable, Zarnke said. When the Department of Fish and Game...
Denali National Park wolf freed from neck snare

...There already is a buffer outside of the park to avoid situations like this, said Alaska Trappers Association President Randy Zarnke. "From the perspective of our organization, what's the answer? Do we create another buffer around the buffer...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Inside: Dean Wilson is state's 'father of fur' 1/25/98

...their trade and anything else that comes up. ``Dean is the patriarch of the Interior trapping community,'' said Randy Zarnke, a furbearer disease biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game and a trapper himself. ``He's been...
Two-legged dog becomes symbol of trapping flap

...educate the non-trapping public on how to recognize a trap line and release a dog if caught, said association president Randy Zarnke. "There are irresponsible dog owners and there are irresponsible trappers," Zarnke said. "Dogs that are not under...


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