Category: Alaska

    The most expensive deer
    Hall, Andy
    As our plane approached the large, mountainous island, Mike Litzen’s voice crackled over the head…

    Sheefish
    Palmer, Les
    “Ice fishing for sheefish is my favorite thing to do every spring,” says Hannah Loon, 47, an Eskimo who lives n…

    One huge halibut
    Palmer, Les
    HOMER-No one knows how big halibut can get, but some monsters surely lurk in the depths.
    Two wel…

    Saffron cod or “tomcod”
    Palmer, Les
    “You can’t go hungry in Nome,” says Tim Gologergen Sr.
    Gologergen, 79, is Eskimo. He and …

    End of the trail
    A Girdwood Treasure
    He was considered one of the “old Girdwood” residents-one who had lived in the panoramic, glac…

    hatched In a storm
    Reynolds, Brad
    In February, the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta is a frozen desert of ice and snow. Siberian winds race acr…

    Shop ’til you drop
    Hill, Robin Mackey
    Don’t miss the Make It Alaskan Festival, Anchorage kick-off to the holiday craft show season. …

    End of the trail
    Retired Alaska Supreme Court Justice Jay Rabinowitz, a man whose voice was heard in thousands of court decisions that sha…

    Letters
    When the Sharks Bite
    In our April feature titled “Sea Wolf,” space considerations forced us to leave out a sidebar on fishi…