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19 passengers minorly injured

...the end of the White Pass and Chilkoot Trails. The train picks up hikers and takes them back to Skagway. It also goes to Carcross in Yukon on Bennett Lake.In this case, the train was on a one-way trip to Fraser for a combination tour. The passengers...
Meteor hits near Carcross

...Measures Organization in Whitehorse said the meteor landed near Carcross, Yukon Territory, about 7:50 a.m. Juneau time. Emergency...entered the atmosphere and hit the ground in the vicinity of Carcross.'' Eric Magnuson, director of EMO, is gathering more information...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: White Pass offers run to Carcross 3/17/98

...17, 1998 White Pass offers run to Carcross Last modified at 2:24 p.m. on...historic line to the Yukon Territory town of Carcross. The railroad is having a 32-passenger...Pass Summit or Fraser, B.C. The Carcross train will run Sundays in June, July...
Kleedehn keeps lead, Dalton scratches Quest

FAIRBANKS - Musher William Kleedehn of Carcross, Yukon, kept his lead Friday in the 1,000-mile Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race. Kleedehn arrived at the Eagle checkpoint...
Off the Beaten Path: The Golden Circle

...satisfied there was no peanut butter in the tent, walked off into the night. The last 60 miles of the Golden Circle from Carcross to Skagway passes through rugged mountains and along blue, alpine lakes. The nearly 3,000 foot descent from White Pass...
A golden day for railroad, Carcros

CARCROSS, YUKON TERRITORY -- The White Pass...would resume passenger service out of Carcross in 2001. That decision - made Friday...hasn't been regular train traffic in Carcross since White Pass ended its freight operation...
Mushing Myths and Trail Tales

Like hunters and fishermen, any musher has a few good tales to tell. While the Carcross school principal served up bowls of moose stew and pan-fried bread in the home-ec room after the first day of the Trail of '98...
The beauty of language learning and the myth of letting go

...Tribes of Alaska, the Alaska State Legislature, Yakutat Tlingit Tribe, Hoonah Totem Corporation, Sitka Tribe of Alaska, Carcross-Tagish First Nations, Teslin Tlingit Council, Organized Village of Kasaan, Tlingit Readers, and the ?ingit Language...
Klondike race draws teams from Alaska, Canada

...walking team.McCormick said running at night has been the most unique part of the race. Seeing the sun rise coming into Carcross was a moving experience.The Klondike stands out to Merry Ellefson for that sense of communing with nature, in spite of the...
Mayors split on Juneau Access Road at Skagway summit government participated in the meeting. Deputy Mayor Kirk Cameron called into the meeting, blaming a road closure near Carcross, Yukon, for his inability to attend the summit in person."If only we had a ferry from here to Skagway, it would be so...


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