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Remembering Peter McKay

Remembering Peter McKayRetired planner was devoted to rural development, arrived in Alaska after three month rowboat journey

Skiing on Eagle Glacier connects Alaska to the world

Skiing on Eagle Glacier connects Alaska to the worldAbout two dozen women take advantage of the summertime snow during a week-long training camp.

Gardentalk – Berries

Gardentalk – BerriesHarvesting and transplanting

Earthquake rattles Yakutat; felt in Whitehorse; No damage reported

Earthquake rattles Yakutat; felt in Whitehorse; No damage reportedA strong earthquake near the Canadian border rattled portions of Southern Alaska and the Yukon Territory just before 4 yesterday morning.

Alaska-based firefighters head south

Alaska-based firefighters head southMore than 100 firefighters and other personnel from Alaska are headed south to help battle wildfires in the western United States.

Update: Mendenhall ice cave has partially collapsed

Update: Mendenhall ice cave has partially collapsedThe much-visited ice cave at the Mendenhall Glacier deteriorated over the last several months

Glacier-like mass moves toward Dalton Highway

Glacier-like mass moves toward Dalton HighwayOfficials in Alaska are keeping an eye on a giant glacier-like mass of soil and rock that is moving down a mountain toward the Dalton Highway.

Tracking salmon to their birth streams

Tracking salmon to their birth streamsIn research for his college degree, Sean Brennan used strontium's unique qualities to track salmon in an Alaska river.

Arctic climate researchers zoom in on plankton

Arctic climate researchers zoom in on planktonThey’re not recognizable like polar bears or whales. But phytoplankton are a key part of life in the Arctic -- and now, they're at the center of a new research effort to predict how the region will respond to climate change.

Jökulhlaup triggers flooding on Taku River

Jökulhlaup triggers flooding on Taku RiverWater levels started rising dramatically on Tuesday on the Taku River located south of Juneau.