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Responders rescue 3 hikers stranded on Alaska glacier

...Friday by Alaska Air National Guard members.Guard officials say responders assessed the conditions of the hikers at the Knik Glacier north of Anchorage before flying them to an Anchorage hospital. Officials say preliminary evaluations indicate minor...
Northwest Digest

...Palmer, died on the riverbank. The woman's name has not been released. The Knik River flows 25 miles from the Knik Glacier to Cook Inlet about 10 miles south of Palmer. A woman called 911 on a cellular phone just after 6 p.m. to report...
Climber battles blizzard for chance to be first

...season, Princiotta said. When they aren't climbing mountains, they build and sell furniture from their home near Knik Glacier. Though they are being sponsored by Phillip Paul Weidner and the Fairview Inn of Talkeetna, Feret and Testov can expect...
4 survive small plane crash near Anchorage

...significant damage" in the crash Monday evening. KTUU-TV said the pilot and his three passengers were returning from Knik Glacier when the plane's engine lost power. Police in Anchorage said the four people suffered non-life threatening injuries...
Biologists say dozens of grizzlies reside in Anchorage

...municipality of Anchorage. But they agree that it is it far more than the 50 once thought to make up the entire population in the area bounded by Turnagain Arm, Knik Arm, and a line across the mountains from Portage to the Knik Glacier.
Unusual hunting ground even for Alaska bear every four years. Most of the "remainder of Unit 14C" is far from civilization near Lake George and the Knik Glacier over the mountains to the east. That is a remote corner of land beyond the wilderness of Chugach State Park far from...
Troopers rescue 10 from Mat-Su sandbar

PALMER - Alaska State Troopers sent in a helicopter to rescue 10 people stranded on a sandbar near the Knik Glacier. Troopers in Palmer received a report at 1:06 a.m. Sunday that the people were stranded at Metal Creek. Two groups had driven...


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