MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) - Hard to imagine that the xBox age still is a time when a kid and his dad can spend an afternoon blowing through a box of .22-caliber shells in the good old pastime of shooting tin cans off the back fence.
This last June while my family was out at the local beach, my son brought me a clam he had found in the mud flats, a clam of a kind unfamiliar to me. At home that evening, I identified it as a soft-shell clam (Mya arenaria), an exotic species.
If your standard of living depends on how much money you make by fishing for salmon, chances are good that you'll be attending the Alaska Board of Fisheries meeting in Anchorage from Jan. 31 to Feb. 13.
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) - A Lidgerwood man's passion for woodworking has developed into a successful business. Whittier Spear Fishing Decoys, owned by Rick Whittier, sells beautifully painted, carved wood spear fishing decoys.
Thu, 01/23/2014 - 4:18pm
SALT LAKE CITY - One of the owners of a Utah ski resort is defending its reputation as a skier's mountain after the resort was sued over allegations that it uses national forest land to discriminate against snowboarders.
Thu, 01/16/2014 - 5:21pm
NEW YORK - The price to board an airliner in the United States has risen for the fourth straight year, making it increasingly expensive to fly almost anywhere.
The average domestic roundtrip ticket, including tax, reached $363.
Thu, 01/16/2014 - 5:20pm
NASHVILLE, Ind. (AP) - Brown County residents who've spent a decade raising money for a hiking trail through the tourist town of Nashville have received a $60,000 grant from Meijer stores for the path's next section.