Magnitude-6.2 earthquake hits off Alaska's Aleutian Islands

ANCHORAGE - A magnitude-6.2 earthquake has struck off Alaska's sparsely populated Aleutian Islands.The U.S. Geological Survey says the temblor hit just after 7 a.m. Alaska time and was centered 58 miles southeast...
Moderate quake hits western Aleutians

ATKA - A moderate earthquake rumbled through the Andreanof Islands region of the Western Aleutians. The Alaska Earthquake Information Center said the magnitude 5.2 quake was centered 37 miles east of the tiny community of Atka...
Jet makes emergency landing in Aleutians

ANCHORAGE - An American Airlines jet made an emergency landing on a remote island in Alaska's Aleutians after a fire warning light malfunctioned, the airline said Monday. Flight 175, traveling from Dallas-Fort Worth to Tokyo...
Fifth annual tern festival to welcome Aleutian terns's largest known breeding colonies of Aleutian terns wants to be. So for the fifth...Yakutat is near the southern edge of the Aleutian terns' breeding range, it has one...of course, a trip specifically to see Aleutian terns.There are also birding opportunities...
Strong earthquake rattles Alaska's Aleutian Islands

ANCHORAGE - The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting no damage from a strong earthquake that rocked Alaska's Aleutian Islands.The quake struck at 8:49 p.m. Sunday and was centered 45 miles southwest of the village of Nikolski (nih-KOHL...
Cleveland Volcano erupts in Aleutians

ANCHORAGE - There are now two active volcanos in Alaska's Aleutians Islands. The Alaska Volcano Observatory reports Cleveland Volcano erupted Monday, sending ash up to 17,000 feet in the air...
Intense storm headed to Aleutian Islands

...intensity of 2012's Superstorm Sandy is expected to reach the Aleutian Islands over the weekend and bring unseasonably frigid temperatures...In fact, 69 mph wind gusts blew in last week in the western Aleutian town of Adak, a former Naval Air Station east of Nuri's...
Remote Aleutian villages seek greenhouses to get fresh greens

...scientist at the nonprofit Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association...island, although the Aleutians Pribilof Island Development...tribal groups in the Aleutians. Energy is at the top...extended supply line to the Aleutians food security has emerged...involved in includes the Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association...
Exploration begins in Aleutian Islands after 2 decades as gold prices skyrocket

...been launched into remote parts of the Aleutian Islands and Alaska Peninsula.The prices rose, sparking work in the Aleutian Islands. But when the economy stabilized...deposit has known copper reserves.The Aleutians and the Alaska Peninsula are the only...
Earthquake hits in Aleutian region

ANCHORAGE - A moderate earthquake has hit in the Aleutian Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey says the 5.2-magnitude...struck at 10:40 p.m. Wednesday and was centered near the Aleutian's Andreanof Islands, about 30 miles southeast of Adak...
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