Fundraising to help the orphans of Peru

...out the freezer. That's only if it's not raining because my extension cord is cracking and taped so it looks like a coral snake.)Everett acknowledges the importance of direct aid efforts, like this weekend's fundraisers. Her education and experience...
Kasilof man finds snake in backyard

...unusual discovery for Alaska - a garter snake in his backyard.George Pierce found the...years. He would never expect to find a snake so far north, he said."It's an odd...biologist Jeff Selinger. The common garter snake is the only species of snake found in Alaska...
Summer Reading Program winners, week eight

...from Imagination Station.He read "The Animal Book" by Steve Jenkins.He wrote, "One fascinating part of this book is the snake that plays dead and squirts foul smelling liquid out of its butt and the frog that breaks its own bones to use as weapons...
Snake-bit Bears

So it can't get much worse than this, in this snake-bitten start to the Juneau-Douglas High School athletic year. First, the Crimson Bears football team came up short against...
Palin likens global warming studies to 'snake oil'

...Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, in a rare California appearance, called studies supporting global climate change a "bunch of snake oil science." Palin spoke Monday before a logging conference in Redding, a town of 90,000 about 160 miles north of the...
Regional News
Impressions of The Last Frontier Theater Conference

...If the play is worthy, the playwright travels to Valdez. I submitted my play. It was accepted. And so, my gut a writhing snake pit of anxieties, contradictions and issues, I spent a week with "those people" at The Last Frontier Theater Conference...
Strap the skis on the snake

My daughter cried when the grill ran over her snake. It wasn't a real snake; it was a dummy made of PVC pipe, dressed in a snowsuit and a snake costume. But the grill was real, with hot dogs cooking and music blaring...
Juneau Empire Online Preview: 'Snake Eyes' builds, doesn't fully deliver 8/6/98

...wonder if the denouement is worth it. ``Snake Eyes'' builds to a pay-off that it...Hitchcock classics were in comparison to ``Snake Eyes.'' Cage plays Rick Santoro, an...itself and even grows in retrospect. ``Snake Eyes'' belongs in the category of good...
In the Stacks: New chapter books to sun themselves, chasing deer into the forest, and feeding her friends, the feral cats. And when she gets bit by a snake and lies dying deep in the forest, the cats find her and save her life by working some really big magic. When Lillian wakes...
8-inch snake found dead on Haines road

...if it was wild or an escaped pet. The snake was found on Small Tracts Road and is not...could be the first vouchered specimen of a snake in Alaska," he told the Chilkat Valley...body proportions likely makes it a garter snake, Shields said. Haines High School students...


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