'Nicest store in Alaska' gets some TLC in Tenakee

...not afraid to invest in the future."Thornburgh, who is the CEO of Northwest Marine Technology, which developed the coded wire tagging used in hatchery salmon, also owns the former liquor store (which now houses Tenakee's emerging museum) and several...
Sport fish report: Freshwater angling poised to heat up please turn in any king salmon heads from fish missing an adipose fin. These fish have valuable data embedded in coded-wire-tags in their noses that provide information about stream origin.Wild and hatchery pink and chum salmon continue to be caught...
Little guarantee Spieth will ever get another chance 21.He at least has youth on his side, though that only goes so far.Spieth dominated Augusta National with a wire-to-wire victory. But the U.S. Open required some help. Dustin Johnson missed a half-dozen putts inside 10 feet on the...
Kachemak Bay tour: Science, sights

...them to whirl around in a screeching whirlwind of white wings.Off Gull Island, Thon brought out the ROV, a contraption of wires, electronics and propellers wrapped in a cage of white plastic tubing. It looked like something cobbled together at a maker...
State | Outdoors
Alaska Science Forum: Ancient pike found in Interior lake mud

While slicing a cylinder of mud he pulled from an Interior Alaska lake, Matthew Wooller ran into a snag. The wire he was using to cut the mud stopped when it hit something solid. He grabbed a knife, carved around the obstruction, and made...
Obama visits prison to call for a fairer justice system

EL RENO, Okla. - Peering from the back seat of his armored black limousine, President Barack Obama rode into a razor wire-surrounded federal prison Thursday and said he met young inmates "who made mistakes that aren't that different than the...
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Neighbors' alert, firefighters save man

...air and noticed something burning," See said. "We were concerned because the smell was so strong. It smelled like burning wire."It was about a quarter past 1 a.m., and two sisters were leaving their home in Switzer Village Mobile Home Park to go...
Sport fish report: Halibut hit or miss, trout fishing should heat up soon

...reminded to please turn in any king salmon head from fish missing an adipose fin. These fish have valuable data embedded in coded wire tags in their noses that provide information about stream origin. Pink and chum salmon catches have increased as both wild stock...
Today In Sports History for July 20

...earns a record sixth world title in the women's 3-meter synchronized springboard.2014 - Rory McIlroy completes a wire-to-wire victory in the British Open to capture the third leg of the career Grand Slam. McIlroy closes with a 1-under 71...
Dirt Girl: Don't be a slug

...effective but you have to be sure that no plants lean over the wire and allow access to the garden without having to cross the copper...whole area which can be expensive. Many people only use copper wire for container gardening.Other slug deterrents involve putting...


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