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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

Author's note: Part 2 in a series of two columns. Over the years, fish habitat and the quality of the fishing experience have deteriorated on the Kenai River.

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 2:43pm

HONOLULU - To take the Hokulea for a spin off the coast of Oahu is to see the Hawaiian islands in perhaps the same way as their discoverers did hundreds of years ago.

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 2:43pm

"Mayday! The engine has failed! This is an emergency! Prepare for ditching!" These dreaded words hopefully no one hears.

Thu, 05/15/2014 - 2:25pm

Author's note: Part one of a series of two. The vitality of the Kenai River is threatened. Power boat wakes and stream bank development have contributed to the erosion of the river's banks and the degradation of its fish beds.

Thu, 05/15/2014 - 2:25pm


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