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Character building, a crash course

...people-programmed," said Vanasse earlier this week from Anchorage, where she lives whenever she's not at her cabin near the Matanuska Glacier. "We want to know who's like us, who's not like us. Why do you think reality TV is so popular, even though...

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Arts
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...into a deep, icy hole on the Matanuska Glacier is presumed dead. Thomas John...McKinley in 1971, Ford said. The Matanuska Glacier is a popular site for glacier...into a deep, icy hole on the Matanuska Glacier is presumed dead. Student dies...

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This Day in History

...surplus military heavy equipment for use in Alaska's villages. In 1969, nine angry property owners blocked a bridge across the Matanuska River in protest of a toll charged by the owner of a private park at the base of the Matanuska Glacier.

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News
Colorado man dies in fall into Matanuska Glacier crevasse

ANCHORAGE - A Colorado man was killed when the snowmobile he was riding plunged into a crevasse on the Matanuska Glacier. Michael Yount, 43, of Loveland, Colo., was touring the glacier with his wife Sunday afternoon when the accident...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031703/sta_colorado.shtml
News
Outdoor survival school touts safety record after bear mauling of students in Alaska

...died, according to Palmer. The last was in 1999, when a teenager apparently fell down a deep hole in Alaska's Matanuska Glacier. Another death occurred in Alaska in 1971 when a student fell during an expedition on Mount McKinley. NOLS participants...

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State
Hoka Hey race participant dies in Alaska crash

...J. Greene of Ocala, Fla., died Sunday afternoon after he crashed his motorcycle on the Glenn Highway near the Matanuska Glacier. Troopers said Greene had been participating in the Hoka Hey Challenge, an 8,300-mile motorcycle race starting...

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regional
Student dies on Chugach Glacier

...who apparently fell into a deep, icy hole on the Matanuska Glacier is presumed dead. Thomas John Nazzaro, 17, of...expedition on Mount McKinley in 1971, Ford said. The Matanuska Glacier is a popular site for glacier travel training because...

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Local
State and local briefly

...off for hiker's body ANCHORAGE - Rescuers are certain that Thomas Nazzaro died when he slipped into a hole on the Matanuska Glacier. They're also coming to the conclusion that they probably won't be able to recover his body at the bottom of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071599/Loc_lbriefs.html
Local
Small plane crashes in Boulder Creek

ANCHORAGE - A 47-year-old Anchorage pilot is safe after his small plane crashed at Boulder Creek near the Matanuska Glacier. Alaska State Troopers say Jeff Johnson's personal locator beacon was activated at 3:15 p.m. Saturday and...

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State and local briefly

...has found the National Outdoor Leadership School was not at fault when a student slipped into an icy hole in the Matanuska Glacier and died. The review found that curiosity, or perhaps a moment's inattention, killed Thomas Nazzaro, 17, on...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111099/Loc_briefs.html
Local

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