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Some good will come from the recent wildfire on the Kenai Peninsula. You might not see it right now, looking at 200,000 acres of dead, blackened snags, but the good is there.

Thu, 06/12/2014 - 2:40pm

I flew over much of the Funny River Horse Trail Fire this past Monday. Almost three weeks after the fire was first detected on May 19, 60 per cent of the perimeter has now been contained.

Thu, 06/12/2014 - 2:40pm

SPOKANE, Wash. - In the field of RV camping, Susan and Larry Dach are pros. Since retiring in 2008, the Dachs have made a fifth wheel their full-time home in campgrounds across the USA.

Thu, 06/12/2014 - 2:39pm

FAIRBANKS - This year, it's going to be all about multi-tasking.

Thu, 06/12/2014 - 2:39pm

For almost two weeks a steady stream of sockeye have been visible in the clear, low water of the Russian River — the dark grey shadows moving by the hundreds in a long line headed southeast toward the Russian River falls and spawning grounds at the end of the Upper Russian Lake. Anglers finally go...

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 8:41pm

The massive wildfire that recently engulfed a good chunk of the local landscape may look like a bleak, uninviting place for some time, but regenerative ecological forces are already at work.

Thu, 06/05/2014 - 10:24am

One of the nice features of my neighborhood in Sterling is an unnamed crick. In case you're wondering, I call any running water that you can jump across without getting your feet wet a crick. Anything wider than that is either a creek or a river.

Thu, 06/05/2014 - 10:24am

SPOKANE, Wash. - "I'm not a particularly fast walker," Heather Anderson said - much to the relief of her interviewer - as she recently hiked a North Idaho trail.

Thu, 06/05/2014 - 10:24am

ISLAMORADA, Fla. - Like viewers worldwide, Fabien Cousteau was entranced by his famous grandfather's films about marine life and human exploration underwater.

Thu, 06/05/2014 - 10:23am

As the calm and unseasonably warm weather continues in the Cook Inlet, many anglers are looking to the sea to start their fishing seasons.

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 6:15pm


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