Searing loss: Kasilof family loses everything in afternoon blaze
It was the first house they ever owned. It was a log cabin they had spent hundreds of hours refurbishing with their own hands. But in a matter of moments Thursday afternoon, fire destroyed Willow King and Kelly Hagelund's home.
A gift of words
Christmas is only about a month away, and the pressure is on to come up with appropriate gifts. If you're looking for something in the $10 to $30 range, consider giving a book or magazine to the people on your list who love the outdoors.
Thanksgiving for all the little efforts
Joe Torre. Manager of the New York Yankees. About to escape the heat of a June afternoon in Philadelphia and find refuge in the player's area of Veterans Stadium. What happens next is told in an article by John Feinstein called, "Pride of the Yankees" in the Washington Post Magazine, July 25, 1999.
Nibert captures senior title
Soldotna bowler Chuck Nibert, by a small margin, won the Alaska State Senior Championship event with scores of 224, 245, 256, 258, 236 and 203 for a 1,422 scratch series, and a 237 average. His handicap total was 1,524, which also took first place, by a little wider margin. Chuck averaged 46 pins over his entering average of 191.
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