Obama's fish tale: Getting salmon milt on his shoes

...the fishing operation came with a serious goal of promoting the importance of environmental protection."If you've eaten wild salmon, it's likely to have come from here," Obama told reporters. "It's part of the reason why it's so critical that...
Obama to take trip with a Bear Grylls

...crash course in survival techniques for an episode of his show, "Running Wild," to air later this year.Grylls has taped previous episodes of his...Before joining NBC, Grylls starred in the Discovery Channel's "Man vs Wild" series.
On Writing: Rehabilitation and Red Tape

...What used to be a well maintained and regularly trimmed parkland has regressed into a wilderness of facial overgrowth. This wild forestation of coarse bramble causes an almost unbearable urge to scratch, but it's not my preference. I had to make a choice...
US stocks plunge after bleak Chinese manufacturing report

...years. Tuesday's drop also dashed hopes that, after some relatively calm trading Friday and Monday, the stock market's wild swings were coming to an end."This market remains fragile," said Jack Ablin, chief investment officer at BMO Private Bank...
Nation and World
Obama heading up melting glacier in dramatic push on climate

...follow the news through traditional means. To that end, Obama also was taping an episode of the NBC reality TV show "Running Wild with Bear Grylls," and putting his survival skills to the test.The itinerary also includes a journey to the Alaska Arctic...
In climate bid, Obama stares down Exit Glacier

...don't follow the news through traditional means. To that end, Obama taped an episode of the NBC reality TV show "Running Wild with Bear Grylls," putting his survival skills to the test while in the national park.Obama's first glimpse of a glacier...
My Turn: Climate change impacts Alaskan life

Our wild fish - especially salmon - are a big part of my life. My family moved to Craig seven years ago, and in this short time fishing...
Alaska-bound, Obama renames America's tallest peak

...sign of warming temperatures. He'll then trek through wilderness while being taped for an episode of the NBC show "Running Wild with Bear Grylls," which tests celebrities on their survival skills.The visit continues Wednesday in Dillingham, in southwest...
Letter: The Southeast way of life must be protected

...communities to the traditional and subsistence lifestyles we lead, filling our freezers and our bellies with delicious and nutritious wild foods. The thriving and productive waters and forests of our state are part of our Alaskan identity, and threats to our resources...
Swanson, Cesar run wild for conservation

Rob Swanson, 26, won the recent Wild For Conservation 5K along the Airport Dike Trail, finishing in...Mervine, 38, rounded out the top 10 for females (25th overall).WILD FOR CONSERVATION 5K RESULTS(place, name, age, sex, time...


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