Rookie Dipnetting in Alaska

To dipnet at the mouth of the Kasilof or Kenai river is to be an Alaskan. That’s a right we Alaskans earn.

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Fishing season means bear season and bear season means gun season

Beyond pepper spray, the best bear gun is the gun you shoot well and will actually take with you. So, what is the best bear gun?

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Appleseed Volunteers

Beyond the desire to keep our marksmanship heritage alive, the message of Appleseed is to “get involved and give a damn,” according to Scott.

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Eagle River Blue Devils Win State!

Eagle River’s 12U minor Alaska Blue Devils claimed their second state hockey crown in the last three seasons at the Big Dipper ice arena.

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Winter Practice Without Frostbite

If you aren’t familiar with it, dryfire is the act of doing pretty much everything you would do in firing a gun except using ammunition.

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Family Projects to Brighten Your Winter

Sometimes it’s hard to see past the gloomy weather. These conditions, though messy, can make for fun events at home and elsewhere.

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How to Miss Every Target You Aim At

With enough faith that you can’t hit the target you may even succeed in missing so well you stop even trying as missing will come so easy.

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The Zen of Music Practice: or Productive Meditation

Soothing yet productive, music practice provides a type of stress relief that speaks to our souls while it entertains our spirit.

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New Tricks

Some adults feel compelled to give a laundry list of their perceived shortcomings and potential obstacles to learning to play music.

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The Pursuit of Mastery

Perfection is an ideal where mastery is a practice. Perfection is the absence of error and mastery is control over error.

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