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Melino's Marine Services: Expecting the Unexpected

A sailboat crushed by a breaching whale outside Hoonah, a downed plane in Tracy Arm, a boat run aground in Lituya Bay, and a person that just wants to get to Tenakee Springs: all have John Melino in common.Melino is the owner of Melino's Marine...
A Day in the Life of: Chas' Koowu Tla'a Teri Rofkar

...modern-day story-telling is her Lituya Bay robe, which now belongs to her daughter.Lituya Bay, located 99 miles southeast of history. Her uncle was also in Lituya Bay during the 1958 earthquake that created...
Coast Guard rescues 4 from sinking vessel near Lituya Bay

A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka aircrew rescued four men from a life raft in Fairweather Grounds between Cross Sound and Yakutat Bay, Wednesday morning, according to a release from the U.S. Coast Guard.
Empire Editorial: Be careful, the ice monster lurks

...very least can be fatal or cause serious injuries. In 2010, the Cascade Glacier, a hanging glacier at the head of Lituya Bay in Glacier Bay National Park about 120 miles northwest of Juneau, calved directly above a trio of adventurers from Juneau...
Thanks from the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center

...and Jim Powell for Southeast Alaska Residents' Observations of Climate and Environmental Changes; Lynn Schooler for Lituya Bay; Scott Willis for Annex Lake Hydropower; Bob Armstrong and Richard Carstensen for The Nature of Southeast Alaska...
Author talk, lecture to be presented at historical library

...Society. Jean-Francois de Galaup, comte de Laperouse was a French Navy officer and explorer who met the Tlingits in Lituya Bay. He also lost 21 men to strong currents in the bay, and his expedition later vanished in Oceania. However, LaPerouse...
Exploring history

...Alaskans is the explorer's visit to Lituya Bay in 1786, where the notoriously difficult...arrival in the familiar waters of Lituya Bay.Sharing perspectives from both...The trip will include a trip to Lituya Bay on July 13, the day in 1786 when...
Arts calendar at 6 p.m. With featured guest performance poet Buddy Wakefield. Suggested donation is $5.Fireside lecture: Lituya Bay: A Magical Enigma Walk with Juneau author Lynn Schooler, 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor...
Friday Fireside Lecture on Lituya Bay

Local author Lynn Schooler will speak this evening on Lituya Bay, a "magical enigma," as part of the Fireside Lecture series at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.The talk will address...
Five good reads: Jeff Brady

...personal journey in which he leaves his Juneau home in mid-construction, boats to the outer coast, enters legendary Lituya Bay, and then leaves his boat to walk north up the coast until he senses it is time to turn back homeward, only to be stalked...


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