Last November I wrote about a U.S. Department of Agriculture grant, which would result in hiring four part-time pest scouts who would visit farms and ranches in Alaska to teach farmers how to scout their fields, pastures and animals for pests.
What do you get when mix 15 teenage girls, a Church camping trip, and a hot, muggy day? Girl power is what you get, and a lot of it!
It was supposed to rain all day on June 4 in Seldovia, when 15 girls began the long trek from their campsite to the road where they would be caravanned to the Seldovia...
Larry Jorgensen of Kenai graduated from Bismarck State College in Bismarck, North Dakota, with an A.A.S. in Power Plant Technology during the college's 75th Commencement Ceremony on May 15 at the Bismarck Event Center.
Flames leaping high above the treetops are quite a sight. The smoke from multiple fires in the area may reduce the distance we can see, but it doesn't keep us from seeing the hard work and long hours the firefighters are putting in.
Brian and Jennfier Hack of Nikiski announce the birth of their son, Gareth Gage Hack, at 5:09 a.m. on June 7, 2015. He weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and measured 20 inches. He joins siblings Lynnea, Alan, and Kari.
I have a confession to make. I ate an entire pie.
OK, no I didn't, but if the opportunity came up, I might. The truth is, I welcome a rainy day during summer time. I know, it's not the best of confessions.
The Cooperative Extension Service is offering free testing of pressure canner dial gauges on weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Extension Office located in the same building as Fish and Game on Kalifornsky Beach Road.