Births

Shane family grows
Andrew and Taryn Shane of Soldotna announce the birth of their daughter, Lily Deanna Shane, at 12:08 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011, at Women’s Way Midwifery in Soldotna. She weighed 8 pounds. She joins sisters Kiara and Alia. Her grandparents are Dennis and Pam Moeglein, and Mike and Linda Shane.

Baby girl joins Bye family
Nikki Clark-Bye and Eric Bye of Yukon, Okla., announce the birth of their daughter, Peyton Maria Bye, at 7:33 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011. She weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces, and measured 19 1/2 inches. Her grandparents are Alvin and Helen Clark of Nikiski, Kristi Davis of North Pole, and Mark Bye of Oklahoma City.

More

Unhinged Alaska: Shaken, not stirred

So, there I was all kicked back in my recliner surfing the aging buffet of recycled movies on HBO wondering if it was worth keeping... Read more

Here’s the Thing: Don’t stop until you’re proud

Here we are. Another January. We’re either in single digit temperatures or pushing 40 degrees. It feels warm enough to play in the snow. If... Read more