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This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act. On Earth Day, April 22 the first of the refuge's "Wilderness" events for this year kicks off. Join Refuge Manager Andy Loranger at in the commons at Kenai Peninsula College at 7 p.m.

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 2:38pm

With bear baiting season just around the corner, I thought I'd take this opportunity to review the rules and regulations for baiting black bears on the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge.

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 2:37pm

I get an anxious feeling whenever state legislators talk about fishing, so I've been anxious lately.

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 2:37pm

Gardeners worried about the safety of synthetic pest-control products sometimes turn to botanically derived compounds instead. But many of those also contain toxic ingredients, such as nicotine, rotenone and pyrethrins.

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 2:36pm

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - People across the state will be looking to the skies as the South Carolina State Museum hosts the inaugural Star Party. The party includes stargazing events at various locations across South Carolina on Friday and Saturday.

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 3:24pm

I am often asked thought provoking questions while working in the Kenai Refuge Visitor Center. Recently, I was asked how Hidden Lake Campground received its name.

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 3:24pm

I hadn't thought much about zombies until just recently, but now that they're lurching around pretty much everywhere, and a zombie apocalypse is imminent, I guess I should devote a column to them. "Here he goes again," I can hear you saying.

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 3:24pm

WASHINGTON - A federal commission that oversees plans for monuments in the nation's capital voted Thursday to reject the current design for a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower, sending the concept back to its architects for revisions.

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 3:24pm

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - When Elliot Wilson decided to ride a unicycle in the White Mountains 100 endurance race, he knew it was an off-the-wall idea.

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 3:23pm

BIGFORK, Mont. (AP) - Thirty acres of land with 3,500 feet of Flathead River shoreline has been donated to Montana's Outdoor Legacy Foundation.

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 2:38pm


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