Off the Beaten Path: 'Kayak Horizon' or pizza for dinner?" I asked. MC and the universe appeared indifferent. I was on my own. It was too much. We ended up having soup.? Bjorn Dihle is a writer based out of Juneau. He can be reached at
Off the Beaten Path: Quest for snow, but winter was coming. At least I think it's coming. Somewhere nearby in the forest, I thought I heard chanting and a goat scream.? Bjorn Dihle is a writer based out of Juneau. He can be reached at
Off the Beaten Path: Stories told in tracks

...different designs of boot treads. I stared after the deer's tracks disappearing into the dark woods for a short while before continuing home.? Bjorn Dihle is a writer based out of Juneau. He can be reached at
$1.7 million voting system gets little use

...wouldn't object if the $3,500-apiece touch-screen machines were scrapped. The machines were forced on the state by "those yahoos in Washington," said Rep. Mike Doogan, D-Anchorage, after politicians spent too much time listening to "glib lobbyists...
My Turn: Biologists, Alaska salmon deserve better

...3 press conference reflects misdirected vindictiveness. Gov. Murkowski seems to think Habitat is a bunch of obstructionist yahoos rejoicing in the state's economic setbacks. In truth, Habitat is a small division with unequaled expertise, a heavy workload...
Canadian couple is first into Dawson

...Toronto's Paul Pageau and Whitehorse's Tim Hodgson, while the American eight-person voyageur canoe team called "Maine Yahoos to the Yukon" was fifth. There were no carryovers in the top five from last year to this year. The race record is 52 hours...
Death, lies, braggadocio - a Christmas tale

...Khristos," the Greek word for "Christ." I recommended that the yahoos who condemn "Xmas" as a vulgarity be clapped in stocks in...addressees of my Xmas letters are movers and shakers in the yahoo community. And I would wager few of them could distinguish...
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What's the price of liberty? Eternal vigilance - cash

...5 may seem like an oddity, but other states with clean elections laws have found the requirement cuts down on the number of yahoos running just because they can claim government money. Individuals certified as clean elections candidates in a House race receive...
Alaska editorial: Gun control should be a state decision

...importance of taking care of the land and its game. Heck, if their aim is good, it's a fine way to teach cooking skills. The yahoos who shoot holes in roadside signs have no business ever owning a weapon, not even a slingshot. It's no wonder, though...
What to do with the ACLU?

...files Lawsuit over homeless camp raids," would have her readers think the Anchorage Police Department is a bunch of redneck yahoos running through the woods, wreaking havoc on the poor, misinformed homeless. Anchorage Police can rest assured knowing that...


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