An Outdoor View: More on wildness

As I mentioned in this column last week, I like the fact most of Alaska’s lands are owned by the public. It’s certainly better than... Read more

Voices of the Peninsula: Magnuson-Stevens at 40: Promises not kept for all fisheries

The Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act turned 40 last week and Federal and State fishery managers marked that event with an opinion piece (Alaska... Read more

For Earth Day, small contributions make a big difference

Today marks Earth Day, an event many Alaskans approach with mixed feelings.

On the one hand, we appreciate the natural grandeur all around us. Indeed, there... Read more

Voices of Faith: Eye has not seen, ear has not heard

The other day, I saw in a magazine a photo of a really wealthy oil sheik’s property on an oasis in the middle of a... Read more

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 10:25

Church news

Russian Orthodox Church offers Palm Sunday services

This weekend marks the beginning of the Russian Orthodox Holy Week with the following services at the Holy... Read more

CHICAGO — Chris Sale became the major leagues’ first four-game winner, allowing two hits in seven innings to lead the Chicago White Sox over the... Read more

PHILADELPHIA — Michal Neuvirth stopped 31 shots in his first start of the playoff series, helping the Philadelphia Flyers stave off a sweep with a... Read more

Wed, 04/20/2016 - 23:44

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — As Carl Edwards celebrated his victory at Bristol with a backflip, Matt DiBenedetto was near tears on pit road.

The little-known racer was... Read more