WASHINGTON — With melting glaciers and rising seas as his backdrop, President Barack Obama will visit Alaska this week to press for urgent global action to combat climate change, even as he ... Read More
Let's talk for a minute about running. From the outset, we should address why this column is not featured in the Sports section.
The way I do running, it should really be called surviving; if anything this column belongs in the Outdoors section.
Juneau searchers quickly located a stranded hiker near Sunny Cove in Taku Inlet Friday morning after the 23-year-old activated his personal locator beacon, which sent out an emergency assistance request and broadcast his GPS coordinates.
A 30-year-old man died at the Alaskan Hotel & Bar in downtown Juneau on Friday afternoon, according to police.
Juneau Police Department spokeswoman Erann Kalwara said in an email that the death is not suspicious and foul play is not suspected.
Juneau-Douglas High School sophomore Bubba Stults connected on four touchdown passes and ran in another to help the Crimson Bears top the combined visiting Canadian teams, the Hugh Boyd Trojans ... Read More
Many years ago, geologists stood on the bank of the Copper River and watched Childs Glacier thunder icebergs straight into the river. Using a little imagination, one researcher remarked how an advance of the glacier could seal off the big river.