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Reviewing all the options, old and new

...was considered the first step in a Taku Highway, it wasn't until after World War II and the construction of the Alaska Highway that the idea of the Taku Highway to Atlin was seriously considered again.In the 1950s, effort was diluted by the...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-25/reviewing-all-options-old-and-new
Local
Semi-Southeast Adventure: Paddling the Nisutlin River

...a ferry ride to Skagway, we drove north. It was evening by the time we dropped off two bikes in Teslin, on the Alaska Highway. A man we met as we were locking up our bikes next to a gas station told us the night was the coldest the Yukon had...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-10-24/semi-southeast-adventure-paddling-ni
Outdoors
Pure Sole: Road kill is art

...past Kookatsoon Lake and into heavy motor vehicle traffic.And finally, leg 10 is 12.1 miles and will include the Alaska Highway and Miles Canyon.If still standing when entering Whitehorse, if still traveling by my own power, I plan to be...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-09-04/road-kill-art
Sports
Summer books roundup

...offering practical advice on everything from restaurants to rest stops. Suitable for cruising the Inside Passage or the Alaska Highway. FICTION"Cold Spell" by Deb Vanasse. (University of Alaska Press, August 2014)Written by Deb Vanasse, co-founder...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-17/summer-books-roundup
Art
Swollen Clear Creek not enough to halt Thai take-out order

...Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.Mike Laiti and Brandon Borgens were completing a multi-day drive Saturday night up the Alaska Highway when they called in their order to the restaurant, which was near closing.As they approached Clear Creek, they...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-24/swollen-clear-creek-not-enough-halt-tha
State
Swollen Clear Creek not enough to halt Thai take-out order

...Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.Mike Laiti and Brandon Borgens were completing a multi-day drive Saturday night up the Alaska Highway when they called in their order to the restaurant, which was near closing.As they approached Clear Creek, they...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-24/swollen-clear-creek-not-enough-halt-tha
State
Alaska Science Forum: Meet 'Nanuq', the mini t-rex of the Arctic

...airstrip. From there, a fixed-wing pilot carried the rocks to Fairbanks. A truck hauled the dinosaurs down the Alaska Highway and all the way to Dallas.There, at the Museum of Nature & Science, Tykoski chipped and carved dinosaur bone fragments...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-03-14/alaska-science-forum
Outdoors
Alaska Science Forum: Earth's coldest spot is not in Alaska

...meteorologists measured that at a now-defunct airstrip at Snag in the Yukon Territory, just 15 miles from where the Alaska Highway passes near Beaver Creek in the Yukon. The 81 below measured there happened on Feb. 3, 1947. Alaska has come close...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2013-12-13/alaska-science-forum-earths-coldest-
Outdoors
Construction season approaches across Alaska

ANCHORAGE- Construction season approaching on most Alaska highways By Elwood Brehmer, Alaska Journal of Commerce Alaska's second season, that of road construction, is upon us.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-28/construction-season-approaches-across-a
State
Local author Hayes pens concise history of Juneau

...populous city and would remain so until the 1940s, when US military activity and the associated construction of the Alaska Highway would transfer that distinction to Anchorage.Even before the 1880 gold strike that led to the beginning of Juneau...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-12-05/local-author-hayes-pens-concise-history-j
Art

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