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PALMER — While dozens of presenters from agencies all over the state descended on the Mat-Su Transportation Fair at Raven Hall on the Alaska State Fairgrounds hoping to get the latest scoop on the dozens of ongoing and upcoming nearby road construction projects, some of those gathered to dis…

PALMER — More than 900 students gathered together on Wednesday morning for a simple routine. Prior to each day in class, students rise, face the flag and put their hand over their hearts, reciting the Pledge of Allegiance. To honor Patriot Day, Sherrod and Swanson elementary schools came tog…



As we flew over the landing strip, I noticed that Gnarly had already picked a campsite and had the tent set up. We landed, off loaded the remaining gear, and reconfirmed the pick-up date. Mike pointed out where we could expect to see caribou and left. Since we couldn’t hunt the same day as w…

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game only allowed eight days of bait fishing on Little Susitna River in 2019, before restricting the river back to artificial lures. That first emergency order was followed by an emergency closure to coho salmon fishing on both Little Susitna River and Deshk…

My hunting partner, Gnarly Dan, and I had decided to apply for a caribou drawing permit hunt for the 2019 hunting season. We discussed the various hunts available and decided the DC590, Talkeetna Mountains hunt, was probably our best option. We had also decided to apply for the party permit …

When I talked with Mike Hudson with 3 Rivers Fly and Tackle in Wasilla on Wednesday he had two suggestions for Mat-Su Anglers for the coming weekend. He suggested Mat-Su Valley lake fishing should be picking up with the arrival of cooler air and water temperatures. I had seen on his Facebook…

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