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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...
Time to hang up the running shoes? Not just yet

...crisp days of autumn are perfect for running in that part of the world. There are several great road and trail options in the Carcross area, and even more if you venture over towards Haines Junction and the Kluane National Park area. Even better yet, if you...
'Sharing Our Knowledge' conference highlights crucial role of Tlingit elders

...terror and shock at being taken from her family home at age 4 in 1937 and being put on a bush plane to a residential school in Carcross."I was so frightened to be in that airplane," Emma Shorty recalled, describing how her caretakers laughed when she tried...
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...
My Turn: Why not?

...Lynn Canal."Sounds wonderful, doesn't it? Taken from tourism brochures describing part of the road between Skagway and Carcross known as the southern Klondike Highway and in our region as part of the Golden Circle, it describes why this road is appreciated...
Pure Sole: Road kill is art 16 miles of gradual uphill and gentle ascent to Bove Island Viewpoint and into Carcross.Leg 7 teases your broken spirit with 8.8 miles in view of the Carcross Desert, Spirit Lake and Emerald Lake.Leg 8 spits 12.4 miles along more rolling...
High School cross-country teams boast many shoes

...Lower 48 and Canada.The Crimson Bears took 36 runners on a Yukon retreat on Aug. 14-17 and ran on trails in Skagway, Carcross and Whitehorse.The JDHS girls return state qualifiers, junior captain Katline Barrows and sophomore Jessie Gregg. Graduated...


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