Category: Alaska

Canadians circumnavigating world stop in Nome – Alaska News

A father and son team, which has been traveling around the world in a helicopter to commemorate Canada’s 150th Anniversary, stopped in Nome last week.Bob and Steven Dengler, along with their helicopter pilot Rob “Dougal” MacDuff, were about two thirds…

Ice sequence   Photo courtesy of Carli Byer A nearly 250-foot tower of ice collapsed in sequence last week at LeConte Glacier. Lower level ice structures give-way first (1), causing the structure to drop into the water (2) before falling…

Why Whit­­e Alice was necessary From the Alaska Corps of Engineers Website Alaska District – April 2001   Photo courtesy of James C. Stevens The annual resupply tug and barge operation landed on the beach in Duncan Canal and brought…

KFSK’s Garden Tour   Photo courtesy of Orin Pierson / KFSK Monique Sicard-Johnston, Jeanine Sicard-Ross, and Cynthia Mathisen enjoy the beauty of Tonna Parker’s bed of poppies. For access to this article please sign in or subscribe. You might be interested…

News Briefs   Valdez Star photo The Pioneers of Alaska stole the show Sunday during the parade, one of the final highlights of Gold Rush Days. While the giant fiber glass salmon appears spawned out, members of Igloos 7 and…