Lumberjacks' DeGroote dies at 22 while vacationing

DENALI NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE - Northern Arizona football player Michael DeGroote...Alaska.The 22-year-old DeGroote died Tuesday at a campground at Denali National Park and Preserve. Park spokeswoman Kathleen Kelly says an investigation...
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 of 39-year-old Heraldo Javier Callupan was discovered Sunday by two climbers arriving...
Idaho climbers rescued from Alaska mountain after avalanche

...of Idaho Falls, were not caught in the avalanche Monday evening at the 7,500-foot level of Mount Dickey in Denali National Park and Preserve.Park spokeswoman Maureen Gualtieri said the climbers tried to leave the area on their own but were...
Aggressive moose near Denali campground injures onlookers

FAIRBANKS - A cow moose with two calves at Denali National Park and Preserve has injured at least two visitors in the past 10 days.Park staff members are urging visitors to be especially careful...
Wolf hunting season near Denali ends 2 weeks early

FAIRBANKS - Wolf hunting season will end two weeks early near Denali National Park and Preserve after reports of a recent wolf shooting at a bear baiting station.Alaska Fish and Game Commissioner Sam Cotten closed...
AS IF: Expecting the unexpected

...out of Anchorage; Iditaprov, out of Talkeetna, has been going 10 years."I had no idea there was improv in Denali National Park for the last 10 years," Caldwell said.Sid, a performance by Zeke Blackwell, out of Sitka - who previously...
National Park Service readies for centennial

...their families will get free admission to national parks for one year beginning with the 2015-16 school year.At Denali National Park, a backcountry adventure program for high school students and field classes through the Murie Science and Learning...
Board of Game rejects wolf buffer zone near Denali National Park

ANCHORAGE - Alaska wildlife officials have rejected an effort to re-establish a ban on wolf kills near Denali National Park and Preserve.The Alaska Board of Game on Friday unanimously rejected the emergency petition from three nonprofit...
Alaska Science Forum: No smog in Denali, unlike other National Parks

...Fairbanks's air turns bitter every winter as residents fill it with woodsmoke and other things, but just down the road Denali National Park has the clearest air measured among America's monitored national parks.Scientists at Colorado State University...
What's happening this week

...influenced his work, including a visit to the Native village of Wales, his experiences as Writer-in-Residence at Denali National Park, and a week-long raft trip on the Copper River that resulted in his book-length poem "River of Light...


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