Tag: bear

Love lost

  Dusty has been gone a week now and with every passing day Jack Forshee worries more. In his worst moments, the 62-year-old man fears that¬†one of his new neighbors in Bear […]

Cat tales

In the wake of an unconfirmed sighting of a mountain lion on the Anchorage Hillside, it is worth revisiting the history of cougar reports in and around Alaska’s largest city. Wildlife biologists […]

Cook your meat

Once again Alaskans are being warned about the danger of undercooked meat from animals that carry the¬†trichinellosis roundworm. Three years ago, the problem was with a group of out-of-state hunters who enjoyed […]

On killing bears

Commentary After surviving nights of terror, residents of a subdivision outside of the small Alaska community of Seward got to become villains. Their crime? They participated in or supported the killing of […]