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A woman I know bases her restaurant choices on the view. Sadly, she will probably never eat at South: What you see from its windows or patio are things like Alaska Sand and Gravel, a Lowe’s store and sometimes an Alaska Railroad train chugging by...

Tara Young,Donna Freedman

Heading outdoors to do a little shooting? Fly fishing? Hunting? Archery? Rappelling? Just need to survive Alaska’s wilderness?

You need skills, and a state program run with support of the Outdoors Heritage Foundation aims to teach them in a friendly, supportive environment. The Becoming an Outdoors Woman program, or BOW for short, aims to teach the skills women (men can enroll, too) need to thrive in the outdoors and embrace new challenges.

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Tara Young

Heading outdoors to do a little shooting? Fly fishing? Hunting? Archery? Rapelling? Just need to survive Alaska’s wilderness?...

Tara Young

Icey Ives is a B-Boy, and not just a Friday night wannabe. On Saturday, Aug. 22, he’ll represent Alaska at the Red Bull BC One North America Final in Orlando, Florida....

Tara Young,Mike Dunham

Chef and author Kim Sunée shows us how to make a parfait with wild Alaska rhubarb.

Rhubarb compote:

Remove leaves from rhubarb

Chop stems into small pieces

Mix 4 cups rhubarb to one cup sugar

Add a splash of lemon juice and vanilla...

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A shortage of salad shrimp caused by crashing Atlantic Ocean stocks has small fish processor Tonka Seafoods trying to restart a fishery that was once a mainstay in the Southeast Alaska town of Petersburg...

Tara Young

The 5th annual Salmonfest (formerly Salmonstock) was held in the Ninilchik fairgrounds, July 31 through August 2, 2015....

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Charlie’s Bakery became a popular dim sum place by accident, or more precisely, as a matter of survival. Back in 1999 owner Charles Chou found the bakery business slow going....

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It’s salmon season in Alaska, and many people will opt to can their catch rather then freeze it. While vacuum-sealing and freezing fish is a good option, not everyone has the freezer space....

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