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Devastating earthquake hits Nepal

...the world. The economy of Nepal, a nation of 27.8 million people, depends heavily on tourism, principally trekking and Himalayan mountain climbing.Javier Camacho Gimenez, a mountaineer and photographer who was at a base camp of Everest to attempt the...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-04-26/devastating-earthquake-hits-nepal
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Avalanche sweeps Mt. Everest, 10 dead

...government of not doing enough for them despite making millions in permit fees from Western mountaineers who attempt to scale the Himalayan peaks. The guides protested by refusing to work on the mountain, leading to the cancellation of last year's climbing season...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-04-26/avalanche-sweeps-mt-everest-10-dead
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What's in Bloom: Himalayan blue poppy

Here in Juneau we are fortunate enough to live where Meconopsis 'Lingholm', the Himalayan blue poppy, thrives. Juneau's climate mimics their rain-soaked, native habitat on the sub-alpine slopes and meadows of...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-06-13/whats-bloom-himalayan-blue-poppy
Outdoors
Expedition India

Jake Pahlke, 21, of Juneau, recently completed an 80-day expedition in the Himalayan Mountains of India with the National Outdoor Leadership School, according to a release from the organization.The expedition...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2012-10-05/expedition-india
Outdoors
Juneau resident completes 80-day expedition in India

Jake Pahlke, 21, of Juneau, recently completed an 80-day expedition in the Himalayan Mountains of India with the National Outdoor Leadership School, according to a release from the organization. The expedition...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2012-09-21/juneau-resident-completes-80-day-exp
Outdoors
Travel journal: The Darjeeling mist and Kolkata slums

...Calcutta, India) and Darjeeling for my 10-day travel period for my study abroad program. I had hoped to see some of the Himalayan peaks, but it was bad weather so we just shivered in the cold grayness of Darjeeling. It was kind of like Juneau in that...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2012-05-20/travel-journal-darjeeling-mist-and-
Neighbors
Three Poles: The Arctic, Antarctic and Himalayas connection

...earth's climate as they act as cooling chambers; are home to several unique species such as the Arctic polar bear, the Himalayan snow leopard, and the Antarctic emperor penguin; face similar ecological challenges; shelter the planet's primary water...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-06-02/three-poles-arctic-antarctic-and-hima
Opinion
Pet of the week

Genie is an elegant Himalayan mix who is exceptionally affectionate and friendly. She loves people and gets along with other cats. She is spayed and declawed...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092502/nei_pet.shtml
Neighbors
Pets of the week

Prince: Prince is aptly named, as this handsome, blue-eyed Himalayan is one prince of a guy. He is friendly, well-mannered and likes to play. A neutered male, he has a beautifully marked, medium...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101503/nei_petoftheweek.shtml
Neighbors
Pets of the week

These two large and elegant felines would like to be adopted together if possible. Genie is a Himalayan mix with blue eyes. She is spayed and declawed. She is very playful and likes to be held. Pippin, aka "Pip," is a long-hair...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090402/nei_pets.shtml
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