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Argentinian climber dies on North America's tallest peak

JUNEAU - An Argentinian climber has been found dead at a camp at 17,200 feet on North America's tallest peak.Denali National Park and Preserve says the body...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-05-14/argentinian-climber-dies-north-americas
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Coast Guard rescues climber

A mirror helped guide Coast Guard rescuers to a stranded climber Thursday evening on Thunder Mountain.Just after 6 p.m., the U.S. Coast Guard received a notice that a 31-year-old...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-05-14/coast-guard-rescues-climber
Local
Climber 1st to solo summit Mount McKinley in January

...Minnesota adventurer has succeeded in becoming the first solo climber to reach the summit of Mount McKinley in the month of January...Dupre.Plummer spoke with Dupre on Monday, shortly after the climber re-established satellite phone contact for the first time...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-01-13/climber-1st-solo-summit-mount-mckinley
Sports
Washington climber dies descending Mount McKinley

ANCHORAGE - A Washington state climber has died descending Mount McKinley after falling down a hard-packed...doctor in Washington. She was an experienced high-altitude climber, but she had not attempted the 20,322-foot peak before...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-11/washington-climber-dies-descending-moun
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Washington climber dies on Mount McKinley

ANCHORAGE - A Washington state climber has died descending Mount McKinley after falling down a hard-packed...doctor in Washington. She was an experienced high-altitude climber, but she had not attempted the 20,322-foot peak before...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-09/washington-climber-dies-mount-mckinley
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Photo: Rescuing an injured climber

...Juneau Mountain Rescue work a rope system to lower an injured climber and three other members of JMR on Saturday at the base of Blackerby...the Alaska State Troopers teamed up to find and rescue the climber, Donovan Neal, who had fallen from a frozen waterfall known...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020811/loc_782430893.shtml
News
Climber's body recovered in St. Helens crater

SEATTLE - The body of a veteran climber who fell 1,500 feet into the crater atop Mount St. Helens was...gone, that he didn't make it," said Richard Bohlig, the climber's 84-year-old father. "He was doing something he enjoyed...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021710/reg_564132568.shtml
Regional News
Mount McKinley climber cheated death

ANCHORAGE - Canadian climber Luc Benoit had worked his way about 15,000 feet up Mount McKinley's...tips of his skids touching the snow, while Chenoweth helped the climber aboard. "It was a little bit out of the ordinary, but the pilots...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/053110/sta_647098143.shtml
News
Helicopter picks up climber injured in fall

FAIRBANKS - A Fairbanks mountain climber was rescued from a mountain north of Nome on Saturday after breaking...an anchor so I was able to hold on but Andy was swept away," climber Ian McRae, of Nome, told the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner by...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-04-23/helicopter-picks-climber-injured-fall
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Minnesota climber postpones Denali summit attempt

DULUTH, Minn. - A Minnesota climber has postponed his attempt to reach North America's highest peak because of high winds and whiteout conditions. Lonnie Dupre...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012311/reg_774860473.shtml
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