Current weather

  • Clear sky
  • 37°
    Clear sky
Home >
  • Syndicate content

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Hank Patterson is the funniest man in fly fishing. OK, maybe that's setting the bar a little low, but a low bar is how "Hank Patterson" came to be. Hank is the alter ego of Travis Swartz of Boise.

Thu, 01/31/2013 - 5:26pm

WINTER PARK, Colo. - Taking a deep breath, Wally Mozdzierz points his skis down the icy slope and leans forward. He hears the snow crunch and feels the contours change beneath him as he glides swiftly down the mountain, his guide following close behind.

Thu, 01/31/2013 - 5:25pm

While helping out at a ski meet this past weekend, several of us mostly middle-aged parents were gloating about what a great place we live in.

Thu, 01/24/2013 - 4:40pm

My name is Les, and I'm a Mexican food addict. It started in 1958. I was in the Air Force, stationed in southern California. Quite by accident, a buddy and I found ourselves in a hole-in-the-wall Mexican restaurant in Oxnard.

Thu, 01/24/2013 - 4:39pm

120 arrows. 104 bull's eyes. Not bad for an 11-year-old, huh? That was the performance Kasilof's Abby DiPaolo, a student at Soldotna Montessori Charter School, put on at the Alaska State Indoor Archery Tournament on Jan. 12 and 13.

Thu, 01/24/2013 - 4:39pm

DURANGO, Colo. (AP) - Mick Longley lives in the Three Springs neighborhood near Mercy Regional Medical Center. Whenever he heads downtown to shop, he packs his fat-tire bike in his truck.

Thu, 01/17/2013 - 3:28pm

A recent article in the Journal of Wildlife Management documented the expansion of cougars - also called mountain lions, pumas or panthers - into midwestern North America where they have been absent since being exterminated in the early 1900s.

Thu, 01/17/2013 - 3:28pm

If the scientific community is right about the current "Out of Africa" theory, the earliest anatomically modern humans were living in East Africa between 200,000 and 150,000 years ago.

Thu, 01/17/2013 - 3:28pm

Henry Anderson is a self-described ice-time regular.

Wed, 01/16/2013 - 7:58pm

The cold, dark days of winter offer plenty of opportunity for fishermen to be adventurous with cooking frozen fish they've accumulated during the summer. Some fishermen might be tired of having fish again and again in the same way they've always known.

Wed, 01/16/2013 - 7:58pm


Please Note: You may have disabled JavaScript and/or CSS. Although this news content will be accessible, certain functionality is unavailable.

Skip to News

« back

next »

  • title
  • title
  • title
My Gallery


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback