Bruce Nelson, left, and Josephine Purcell, right, pose next to the 330-pound halibut they caught last week. When the pair gutted the fish, they found an entirely intact dungeness crab inside the belly of the huge female halibut.
At Eaglecrest Ski Area's annual pre-season open house Saturday, the soon-to-be finished Porcupine Lodge will be "front and center," said Eaglecrest general manager Matt Lillard.
It's a big topic of discussion," he said.
In early spring, I look forward to seeing the first bumblebees, visiting willow catkins and early blueberry flowers. These are queens, which mated last fall and then hibernated, each one usually in a small chamber she dug in the soil.
Sneezeweed, Helenium autumnale, as its species name implies, is a fall-blooming perennial native to most of North America. Easy to care for, it grows from 3 to 6 feet tall in sunny locations with good drainage.
FAIRBANKS — While many Alaskans focus on berry picking and moose hunting at this time of year, foresters with the Division of Forestry in the Fairbanks area were busy in recent weeks gathering thousands of white spruce...
ANCHORAGE - The Alaska State Trails Program will host a public teleconference for potential Recreational Trails Program grant applicants from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 24. New and experienced applicants are welcome to join the...