Pure Sole: Noooo Snoow he came to life one day..."Yeah, well, it appears he thumpetty thump thumped past the traffic cop and over the hills of snow without me. Let it Snow"Oh it doesn't show signs of stoppingAnd I've brought some corn for poppingSince...
'Come, Sing a Song with Me'

...When Juan Diego informed Mary of the request, she directed him to a barren hill to gather roses. Skeptical, he climbed the hill and was rewarded with beautiful Castilian roses, not native to the area, that were blooming in December! Juan Diego...
Santa delivers cheer, gifts to Chiniak

...Santa walked out of the helicopter fully dressed in his suit and carrying a bag of gifts. He led the children up the hill to the Chiniak School gym as they giggled in anticipation.Oohs and aahs followed as each child and even the teachers...
Off the Beaten Path: Quest for snow

...lucky enough to count him as a friend realize the force is strong with him. I consider Shanley the Obi-Wan Kenobi of the hills. He's tried to lure me from the dark side of slogging and get me into downhill skiing for years. I'm still hoping...
Remembering the Hoonah Boys

...schoolteacher, and Adam had come home to visit his family at their rebuilt general store."My mother pointed out a house on the hill where the two teachers were living and said their heater was broken," he said. He headed over to the young women's...
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...For the record, she said no.I have played for a semi-pro basketball team with hot pink uniforms and an over-the-hill Gold Medal team that smelled like the inside of a Bengay tube.I have fallen on Eaglecrest's Muskeg slope.Heck...
My Turn: Ramp up US, Alaska's Arctic infrastructure

...the Arctic constitutes a useful first step forward, and the formation of a new Congressional Arctic Working Group on the Hill bodes well too. But the establishment of a congressionally approved U.S. ambassador to the Arctic Council would be...
On the Trails: Little stories on the trail

...some distance from mama. Nicky finished her catch, leaving only the dorsal fin. Then the little family moved on up the hill, leaving some very pleased bear-watchers behind.The next day, she came through again, caught at least two coho...
Juneau restaurant scene is getting hip

...Doesn't that sound just like the passionate talk of an artist describing why they paint?)A new guy on the block, just up the hill from The Rookery, is Lionel Uddipa. Uddipa is executive chef at SALT. Uddipa grew up in Juneau eating oxtail soup and...
Region runners ready for Ketchikan trails

...If the kids have the races of their lifetime, you never know what will happen, and that is the exciting thing."The hill in the Ketchikan course could be the difference, as the Falcons traditionally have faster times on hilly courses and...


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