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One last summer road trip for Troop 6

...7-mile day toward the pickup point ended at a staff camp with a cantina that sold root beer on tap. The crew shot revolvers, Winchester rifles and shotguns at a cowboy action shooting range, and had their first shower in 10 days. They enjoyed a big chuck wagon...
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...
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...
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...
Prosecutor: 6 officers indicted in death of Baltimore man

...innocent."Nero, Miller and Rice are white; Goodson, Porter and White are black.Gray was arrested in the Sandtown-Winchester neighborhood of West Baltimore. According to court documents, he made eye contact with a police officer and took off running...
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Slack Tide: Save some daylight for me

...through the alimentary canal of state government was SB175, giving Alaska its very own official state firearm: the pre-1964 Winchester Model 70 .30-06 caliber rifle (rolls right off the tongue). In fact, I'd hoped the 2015 Legislature would pick up...


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