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High School cross-country teams boast many shoes

...numbers means your program is successful, then Juneau's two high school cross country teams are tougher than the coastal mountains surrounding their town.The Juneau-Douglas Crimson Bears have nearly 50 runners practicing and the Thunder Mountain...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-08-22/high-school-cross-country-teams-boast-
Sports
My Turn: Why not?

...then the State of Alaska, began work on the toughest part of the road, blasting through the solid granite of the Coastal Mountains. But it wasn't until May 23, 1981, that a handful of politicians attended a ceremony at a spot at the base of...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-30/why-not
Opinion
Off the Beaten Path: Wandering through the 'Nature of Southeast'

...skeptically before begrudgingly lifting into flight. In twilight, I sat on the southern tip of Douglas staring at the Coastal Mountain Range rising into slate-gray clouds.By headlamp I stumbled down the beach, occasionally spooking flocks of ducks...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-02-07/beaten-path-wandering-through-nature
Outdoors
Part II: Kayaking the west side of Lynn Canal from Haines to Juneau

...bear - in the air to combat the strange pleasantness.I passed Mud Bay, where a number of mansions look out to the Coastal Mountains. Thousands of sea urchins clung to cliffs along the waterline as I rounded the peninsula and headed toward Davidson...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-05-02/part-ii-kayaking-west-side-lynn-cana
Outdoors
Protection axed for Northern Goshawk

...it has vanished from Southern California and the coastal mountains of Central California and has been virtually eradicated from the coastal mountain ranges of Northern California, Oregon and Washington...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072203/sta_goshawks.shtml
News
Ready to burst?

...been retreating from their past dominance over the coastal mountains. "They are kind of hard to predict," said Neal...the glacial lakes that form in Southeast Alaska's coastal mountains could be ticking time bombs. A 1971 study identified...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082105/out_20050821016.shtml
Outdoors
Talk who?The river that runs past us

...swift-moving, deep and a quarter-mile wide. The weather was dry, as it generally is on the other side of the coastal mountains. The rivers upper reaches have grade 3 and 4 rapids where canyon walls compress the Inklin River to the width of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/083001/Out_takuriver.shtml
Out
This Day in History

...at age 81. In 1999, in Mexico, furious rains sent swollen rivers raging through the streets of the Gulf coast city of Villahermosa and caused mudslides; dozens of deaths were reported in eastern Mexico's coastal mountain ranges.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100604/sta_this.shtml
News
Forecast: 'Mild winter' could feel snowier

...more rain, and the deepest snowfalls are found beyond Auke Bay, Ainsworth said. Although snow is visible on some coastal mountains now, Ainsworth doesn't foresee snow coming soon to where most people live, elevations below 300 feet. "We've...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102003/loc_forcast.shtml
News
My Turn: New governor, new road ahead? Talk to Haines, Skagway

...Mine receiving a go-ahead from British Columbia's new government, the more traditional Taku route through the coastal mountains to Juneau can now be included in the EIS. And there has been serious discussion in Juneau about a compromise route...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122702/opi_myturn.shtml
Opinion

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