Unless you're still hibernating, you've probably heard the story about the boy, 10, and his sister, 6, who the police picked up in Silver Spring, Maryland, because they were too young to be walking home from a park.
My dentist loves to fish. Like me, he also likes to talk about fishing, which he often does while he has me in a position where I can't respond. However, we recently squeezed in an interesting conversation about pain, and that got me to thinking.
For one Soldotna couple, climbing is more than just a business.
"It's like an art form," said Nic Larson, who along with his wife Natalie opened Redoubt Rock Climbing at their Soldotna home more than a year ago.
Here on the Kenai Peninsula we can all agree that this winter has been strange. The effects of a changing climate are becoming obvious in many ways, including the discouraging plus-forty-degree rain and lack of snow cover.