Gibson, Pothast lead peninsula after day 2 of state ski meet

Sat, 02/24/2018 - 05:18

West Valley’s Kendall Kramer proved that home course advantage is real by sweeping to a dominant victory Friday in the girls 7.5-kilometer event at the ASAA First National Bank Alaska Nordic Ski Championships at Birch Hill ski area in Fairbanks.

Friday hoops: ACS squads sweep Nikiski

Sat, 02/24/2018 - 03:37

To be the best, you’ve got to beat the best, and Friday night, the Nikiski hoops squads learned the crown still belongs to another school.

Hoops roundup

Sat, 02/24/2018 - 03:03

Grace girls 36, Homer 29

Kenai hoops sweeps Eagle River on senior night

Sat, 02/24/2018 - 01:37

Kenai boys 57, Eagle River 51

Friday: Juneau girls nip Soldotna

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 23:49

The role players of Juneau-Douglas did their job so Crimson Bears playmaker Caitlin Pusich could do her job.

Friday: Mudbugs snap Bears’ 3-game winning streak

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 22:20

The visiting Kenai River Brown Bears had a three-game winning streak snapped Friday in a 5-1 loss to the Shreveport (Louisiana) Mudbugs in North American Hockey League play.

Learning to love and listen

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 17:45

It’s the middle of February and I can’t say I’m too confident about how this year is going.

LIO Teleconference Schedule for Feb. 26

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 17:34

Monday, 8:00 a.m.

Refuge Notebook: Vacation through the eyes of a naturalist

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 00:03

First let’s paint a picture. I am sitting at a concrete table sipping the best cup of coffee I have ever tasted. It was slow dripped through a coffee sock and the beans were grown, hand-picked, dried and roasted in the hills surrounding my current location.

An Outdoor View: Bonefishing, Part 9

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 00:03

Author’s note: This column is the last in a series about fishing at Christmas Island in 1987. — LP