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Fifth annual North Words Writers Symposium to feature Simon Winchester

British-American writer Simon Winchester will keynote the fifth annual North...Symposium on May 28-31 in Skagway. Winchester has worked as a foreign correspondent...19th century geologist William Smith. Winchester is currently touring with his latest...
Flora Tagaban's family thankful for support

...appreciated and of great comfort to all of the family.Romona Wigg, Tori Scharen, Alora Wigg, Irene Buethe, Troy Winchester Jr., Diva, Oakley, Grunden, Koral, Fred, Delila, Bulmaro, Kai, Darren, Christina, Yauncy and Elias
Gunman kills 9 at Oregon college

...probably sought prior to this horrific and cowardly act," he said.Mercer had been living at an apartment complex in nearby Winchester. Yellow police tape surrounded the building Thursday night.A neighbor, Bronte Hart, said Mercer would "sit by himself...
Nation and World
Brown bear with cubs mauls Texan

...that he went to his brother after the attack, but the bear then turned toward him. He shot at the animal twice with a 300 Winchester Magnum rifle, and told authorities he believes the bear was struck both times, according to Marsh.Gregory Matthews also...
Bill proposes official state bolt-action rifle

...firearm.SB175 would make the pre-1964 Winchester Model 70 bolt-action rifle in a number...carrying the "rifleman's rifle," the Winchester pre-1964 Model 70. It says the rifle...proposal would have made the pre-1964 Winchester Model 70 .30-06 caliber rifle the...
State | AK legislature
And the nominee for official Alaska rifle is ...

...SB175 Tuesday, which names the pre-64 Winchester Model 70 as Alaska's rifle.Commonly...22 Hornet round to the hefty .458 Winchester Magnum. Two of those calibers - the .338 Winchester Magnum and .375 H&H Magnum - are designated...
State | AK legislature
Proposed: State utensil shall be bear claw salad tongs

...SB175, giving the state its very own firearm: the pre-1964 Winchester Model 70 .30-06 caliber rifle.Now, I'm not a gun owner...better chance of passing if we changed that to the pre-1964 Winchester Model 70 .30-06 caliber rifle. But those I think you need...
Fifth annual North Words Writers Symposium still accepting registrations

...Frontiers of Language."British-American writer Simon Winchester will be the keynote speaker. He is the author of 22 books...Mavericks, and the Creation of One Nation, Indivisible."Winchester will be joined at the Skagway symposium by a faculty of Alaska...
Gun aficionado turns tinkering into a business

...When a pair of hunters came in to buy a Bikini scope cover, they scanned Junk's gun collection, which is dominated by Winchesters. One hunter said he was from Washington, while the other said he hailed from Maine. "You're a little close to Kennedy...
Up Alaska's alternate revenue stream without a paddle

...CozyDon't let your tarps get wet.? Pre-1960 Winchester .30-06, Pre-1960 Winchester .30-06Instead of bullets, this version...official state firearm shoots other Pre-1960 Winchester .30-06s. A gun that shoots guns! How...


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