On the Trails: The last throes of summer

...seems to be a gradual process.Cottonwood and devil's club leaves are turning golden, willows sprinkle their crowns with yellow leaves, and the maples glow with yellows, orange, and several shades of red. Highbush cranberry leaves turn to pink and...
Sterling farmer seeks to open organic store

...1,000 plants with weekly.In the adjoining greenhouse, 800 towering, tangled vines wound around wooden stakes fruiting yellow, orange and green tomatoes; the area smells of fresh dirt and water.Sackett is nearing the end of his second year growing...
New totem poles set to be raised in Juneau

...say the screen has been installed.Sealaska Heritage Institute is the nonprofit cultural and educational arm of Juneau-based Sealaska Corp., a regional Native corporation that donated the yellow cedar logs that the poles were carved on.
At Ryder Cup, Europe greater than its parts quickly find people who say they feel little or no love for the European Union but who are decked out in the EU colors of yellow and blue. It's all a bit perplexing.Waiting with friends for Rory McIlroy, the world No.1 from Northern Ireland, to...
From totaled to tailored

...Yukon - was at fault, but both vehicles flipped and rolled. The GMC Yukon slid and smashed into McCord's 1992 black and yellow Subaru, which in turn was pushed into a 2001 Mazda Protege.The Protege was able to drive away with only minor damage, but...
Alaska Science Forum: Maverick red aspens in a world of gold

...those with the more common leaf color, yellow.Before getting to the scientists' express themselves.These include yellow (xanthophylls) and orange red and orange aspens, but not in yellow aspens. The scientists hinted that the...
What's in Bloom: Sneezeweed

...Inhaling this powder brought about sneezing fits that were thought to drive evil spirits from the body. European plant breeders have taken this native plant and developed a wide range of yellow, orange and red shades as well as varying heights.
Parking Day Sept. 19

...end at 5 p.m.Front Street will remain open to vehicular traffic, and three parking spaces will be eliminated for the day.Please watch for the yellow "No Parking" signs in this area.For questions contact Chris Mertle at 988-9000.
On the Trails: Bumblebees

...are essentially impossible for non-experts to identify without killing the specimen. The easily visible banding patterns of yellow and black and sometimes red are remarkably variable over the range of a species and can vary even within more limited areas...
Arts calendar

...and graduations and all the moments in between become transcendent, set to a soundtrack spanning the years from Coldplay's Yellow to Arcade Fire's Deep Blue. Boyhood is both a nostalgic time capsule of the recent past and an ode to growing up and parenting...


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