In John Forrest's eyes, anti-trappers have been springing his traps, stealing his catch, destroying his equipment and generally hindering his livelihood for years. The offenders have always remained faceless, and they've always gotten away with it.
ANCHORAGE - A fourth young adult has killed himself in less than three weeks in a remote Alaska Native village, the latest in a tragic cycle in which each of the previous three deaths influenced the subsequent one, authorities said.
Alaska is headed to the U.S. Supreme Court.
The nation's highest legal body began its new term this month, and among the 80 or so cases this term is at least one appeal dealing specifically with Alaska.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Two drill vessels employed by Royal Dutch Shell PLC off Alaska's northwest coast have safely departed Arctic waters for the Pacific Northwest.
The 572-foot Noble Discoverer, owned by Noble Drilling U.S.
Ken Steck topped the men's field and Hanna Froehlich the women's in Saturday's Treadwell Mine Cycloscross Bike Race at Sandy Beach. Steck covered the beachfront ride and 10 loops along the Treadwell Mines Trails circuit in 39 minutes and 23 seconds.
It's become a tradition: the fall trip to Yukon, Canada, and a week or so spent on some stretch of birch-lined river listening to wolves howl, watching osprey feed their young and trying not to go for any involuntary swims.