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Avalanche sweeps Mt. Everest, 10 dead

...earthquake swept across Nepal's Mount Everest region on Saturday, killing at least...966-foot-high mountain just a few miles from Everest, gathering strength as it headed toward...three other Google employees hiking Mount Everest. The other three, he added, are safe...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-04-26/avalanche-sweeps-mt-everest-10-dead
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Hiker among 4 Americans dead on Mount Everest

...hiking trip to the Himalayas to climb Mount Everest.The Northern California man had planned...I knew he had always wanted to (climb Everest). At least he got there, and I can't...by gusts of wind that blasted through Everest's base camp during the avalanche.Truong...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-04-29/hiker-among-4-americans-dead-mount-ev
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Japanese climber, 80, becomes oldest to reach Everest summit

...oldest person to reach the top of Mount Everest on Thursday - although his record may...imagined I could make it to the top of Mt. Everest at age 80. This is the world's best...mountaineering official Gyanendra Shrestha, at Everest base camp, confirmed that Miura had reached...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-05-23/japanese-climber-80-becomes-oldest-rea
Sports
Fairbanks man summits Everest

...FAIRBANKS - A Fairbanks man has summited Mount Everest. Alec Turner, 43, summited the world's...captured on film for the 2009 season of "Everest: Beyond the Limit," a reality series...from Nepal, taking a popular route along Everest's southeast ridge. Turner used supplemental...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052509/reg_443651102.shtml
Devastating earthquake hits Nepal

...highways and triggering avalanches on Mount Everest. By evening, authorities said at least...resources of this poor country best known for Everest, the highest mountain in the world...photographer who was at a base camp of Everest to attempt the ascent to the summit of Lhotse...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-04-26/devastating-earthquake-hits-nepal
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Pick a summit, gear up and climb on

John Beede's Mount Everest - his loftiest goal and childhood dream - was actually summiting Mount Everest, a feat he accomplished May 21, 2013...challenged the audience to dream up big "Mount Everest-size dreams", pick their own summit...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-16/pick-summit-gear-and-climb
Local
Astronaut Steve Swanson's visit excites Ketchikan students

...list of resilient guests, which already includes Swanson, a professional rodeo champion, the first amputee to summit Mount Everest and a retired general who spent six years as a prisoner of war. And that's a list the Powers said will keep growing...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-05-25/astronaut-steve-swansons-visit-excites-
State
Lives lost on Everest

...Juneau guide died near the summit on Mount Everest late Tuesday. Polish climber Tadeusz...380 feet, less than 1,000 feet below Everest's summit, according to Patagonia Mountain...PMA dispatch from the summit of Mount Everest on Tuesday was predictably jubilant...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052199/Loc_everest.html
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Juneau guide scales Everest

...Ryszard Pawlowski and Tadek Kudelski achieved the top of Mount Everest at 1:45 p.m. Tuesday, Tibet time, according to an expedition...Maselko's present-day Camp III. The Tibetan route up Mount Everest is considered steeper and technically more challenging than...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052099/Loc_everest.html
Local
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Auke Bay biologist will tackle Everest climb 3/1/98

...a climb up the north ridge of Mt. Everest in April PHOTO COURTESY JACEK MASELKO Auke Bay biologist will tackle Everest climb Last modified at 10:19...almost equal 29,028-foot Mount Everest, the peak Maselko will tackle in...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030198/everest.html

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