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MEDFORD, Ore. - Build a trail from Mexico to Canada, and a trickle of hardy souls will see if they can cover it, pushing through parched desert, driving rain and sky-high fields of snow.

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 3:17pm

NEW YORK - Summer fun at Coney Island just got some new attractions in addition to the beach and amusement park rides. Now visitors can enjoy colorful murals and artisanal food vendors selling everything from truffle fries to hibiscus ice pops.

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 4:34pm

With plenty of sockeye salmon making their way up the Russian River, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game has upped the bag limit and opened the Russian River sanctuary area to salmon fishing.

Wed, 06/24/2015 - 7:08pm

Sockeye, also called red salmon, is known for its distinct, bright red flesh that retains its color even once cooked. It is prized for its firm, fatty meat, and its pronounced, yet versatile flavor.

Wed, 06/24/2015 - 7:08pm

King salmon, also known as "chinook," earns the title. The largest of the Pacific salmon, a single king can weigh more than 100 pounds, though typically they're landed at 20 to 30 pounds.

Wed, 06/24/2015 - 7:07pm

Bugs beware: there's more than just fish in the water! It's a very unassuming predator - you might even find it pretty.

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 6:30pm

Three shark attacks occurred recently off East Coast beaches, a reminder that fish that sometimes try to eat people are still out there, somewhere. On that same subject, June marks the 40th anniversary of the release of my favorite movie, "Jaws.

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 6:30pm

Team Elsie Piddock sailed into Ketchikan harbor, and small boat history, to win the inaugural Race to Alaska boat race Friday 100 miles ahead of the nearest competitor.

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 6:29pm

Too many plants, too little time? A lot of unnecessary effort can be weeded out with some time- and energy-saving shortcuts, from plant selection to better tools.

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 6:29pm

The annual stampede for Russian River sockeye kicked off on June 11 after a midnight opener saw several hundred people descend on the campgrounds for their first chance at area's red salmon. By 10 p.m.

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 9:48am


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