Aleutian Range

Volcano’s alert level lowered

ANCHORAGE — Rumblings under Alaska’s Pavlof Volcano have diminished, but scientists are keeping an eye on the state’s most active volcano in case it sends… Continue reading


Deep Creek needs your help

I love Deep Creek Recreation Area. It is located in the town of Ninilchik. I have been drawn back to the park since my first… Continue reading


This photo was taken using a “painting” setting on a Nikon Coolpix P7100 camera.-Photo by  Michael Armstrong, Homer News

All the colors of autumn

The sun sets behind the Chigmit Mountains across Cook Inlet last Friday as seen from the bottom of Main Street in Old Town. While it’s… Continue reading


Wind kicks up old volcano ash

  JUNEAU (AP) — A smog-like haze that hung over part of Alaska’s Kodiak Island this week was courtesy of a volcanic eruption — 100… Continue reading