It may be too soon to label it a trend and there is insufficient data to confirm it, but President Obama and his party may be losing their iron grip on their most loyal and enthusiastic voting bloc: African-Americans.
On Saturday, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game limited anglers fishing the late run of Kenai River king salmon to catch-and-release fishing and, in a new conservation measure for the state, fishing with barbless hooks.
Sat, 07/19/2014 - 6:45pm
They say people can never die so long as they are remembered by the ones left behind. That might be true for people whose lives are recorded in newspapers or books, but not for common folk, who fade from existence when everyone they knew is gone.
Last weekend, I loaded my family into the truck, hitched up the camper trailer, and we trekked up to Sheep Mountain, on the Glenn Highway, for what has become my annual participation in the Fireweed bicycle race.
Rollin and Sierra Ritter of Kenai announce the birth of their daughter, Ellie Mae Ritter, at 5:58 a.m. on June 27, 2014. She weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces and measured 20 inches. She joins brother Elias Joseph Ritter.
Is it an ornamental flower or an invasive garden thug? Often we plant flowers for our enjoyment only to find they want to take over the whole area and do not stay in their place! Cooperative Extension Service has a free publication called “Don’t Plant a Problem.” This colorful publication wi...
Fri, 07/18/2014 - 4:35pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. - For Jillian Owens, some of her passion for fashion was motivated by a desire for new garments without the creation of more waste. And, she says openly on her blog, "I was also quite broke and couldn't afford new clothes.