Bear crazy

A terrified woman locked in her bathroom. A Labrador-size black bear foraging in her second-floor kitchen. A strange and profane video selfie as she rants about the intruder. An unidentified hero to […]

Richest fisherman

Off Alaska’s coast began the journey that would vault the North Pacific’s richest fisherman into an exclusive club of America’s richest citizens, but it was in Seattle that Chuck Bundrant made the […]

The curtain falls

  Update: Just after this story posted, the catch numbers for Saturday’s commercial opening were reported. There was a catch of 150,120 sockeye on the day bringing the season total to 912,069 sockeye. […]

Polar bear bull

Little did wildlife biologist James Wilder understand the hype surrounding bear attacks and climate change when he agreed to serve as lead author on a scientific paper examining polar bear attacks on […]

Road trip!

can  SEWARD HIGHWAY – Not much can beat a road trip across the nation’s wildest state to lift the spirits.  Where Alaska rates on the overall scenery-scale is debatable, but it’s  certainly […]

Wilted news

Commentary Every thinking American wants quality journalism, but who defines what qualifies? The country’s media elite now think they should be the arbiter. The elite have banded together to form the News Media Alliance.  It’s […]

Home safe

Sometimes it is good to find a story with a happy ending. This is one such story.   More than two weeks after disappearing into the urban jungle of Alaska’s largest city, […]