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One injured in 4-car pileup downtown

Juneau drivers were slipping and sliding on snowy and icy roadways late Wednesday afternoon.One even rammed the back...below:Juneau drivers are slipping and sliding on the snowy and icy roadways.As snow continued to accumulate late Wednesday afternoon...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-11/one-injured-4-car-pileup-downtown
Local
Baby improving after 14 hours in overturned car

...responding to a report from a fisherman about an overturned car in an icy Utah river were stunned to discover an 18-month-old girl...perched on the bank and rocks. As the girl dangled inside, icy water rushed just below her head through broken car windows...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-03-10/baby-improving-after-14-hours-overtur
Not For Web
Alaska village pulls out of lawsuit that stalled drilling

...groups strongly opposed Arctic offshore drilling and say oil companies have not demonstrated they can clean up major spills in icy conditions far from infrastructure available in the Gulf of Mexico and other drilling areas.The original lawsuit, with 15...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-25/alaska-village-pulls-out-lawsuit-stalle
State
Huna Totem Corporation hires Joe Jacobson as vice president

...corporation's existing tourism business at Icy Strait Point and Alaska Native Voices...assisting with consumer brand development.Icy Strait Point is an Alaska Native cruise...Bay. The corporation owns and operates Icy Strait Point, a private cruise ship destination...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-03-11-15
Art
Photos: On an icy mission

Alaska Electric Light & Power avalanche tech Ed Shanley, avalanche forecaster Mike Janes and avalanche tech Kanaan Bausler move up West Ridge in this early March photo. The trio were checking the West Peak slopes for current snow conditions, or lack thereof, and ice conditions. The Southwest facing bowl off West Peak has the potential to affect the Snettisham Line, so they try to check conditions there in a timely fashion.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-13/photos-icy-mission
Local | Sports
Confirmed: Jupiter's moon Ganymede has a salty, underground ocean

...Jupiter's moon Ganymede.Scientists have suspected for decades that a subterranean ocean might slosh between the rocky mantle and icy crust of the largest moon in our solar system, but they had not been able to prove it definitively until now.Using the Hubble...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-03-13/confirmed-jupiters-moon-ganymede-has-
Not For Web
Icy Strait Point celebrates 10 years of tourism

...their ship Friday afternoon, employees of Icy Strait Point locked up the souvenir shops...Friday marked the 10th anniversary of Icy Strait Point as a cruise ship destination...village to one that's driven by tourism."Icy Strait Point has had its ups and downs...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-05-25/icy-strait-point-celebrates-10-years-to
Local
Make some noise! Melting glaciers do ...

...interesting.Acoustic research in Alaska's Icy Bay and other glacier ice-filled waters...glacier fjord sound on a typical day for Icy Bay is louder than being in the water beneath...underwater microphones 70 meters deep in Icy Bay, a fjord near the top of the Alaska...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-06/glacier-air-bubbles-make-fjords-noisies
State
There be Dragons! And Kings to be Crowned!

...with elbows that can sever a man's (or lady's) head from neck and torso; dastardly critters with breath that smells of Icy Hot and Bengay; wretched thingies that crouch low in the shadows and spring up without warning to snatch the life from unsuspecting...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-03-08/there-be-dragons-and-kings-be-crowned
Sports
Nordic ski trail report

...it is still skiable. Montana Creek, however, is ok. The track is groomed for both skate and classic; conditions are very icy and will only be groomed as conditions allow.Trails at Eagle Beach are groomed, but conditions are deteriorating fast. Expect...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-02-20/nordic-ski-trail-report
Outdoors

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