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Jökulhlaup erupts from glacier

...weekend."By Saturday morning, we should see significantly less water and below our flood stages," he said.Mendenhall River reached a depth of 9.73 feet by 7 p.m. Thursday, and officials are monitoring the lake and river levels every...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-10/j%C3%B6kulhlaup-erupts-glacier
Local
Suicide Basin water levels rising

...by the NWS and city officials. View Drive residents, considered the most vulnerable residential area since the Mendenhall River winds directly behind the properties, say they've taken steps to prepare for flooding, but they're unworried...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-04/suicide-basin-water-levels-rising
Local
Impending inundation

...bursting of a dam, since billions of gallons of water surprised Mendenhall Valley residents in 2011, flooding many Mendenhall River homes.The team recently installed a seasonal sensor to monitor the water levels in the basin.Weather Service...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-06-20/impending-inundation
Outdoors
Glacier rescue makes six this summer

...than 24 hours. Be safe out there."On the morning of June 6, CCFR responded to a swift water rescue call on the Mendenhall River, and then at 1 p.m. responded to a tourist on a guided tour who fell while belaying down the glacier. The woman...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-29/glacier-rescue-makes-six-summer
Local
New Jökulhaup flood danger becomes old hat

...Suicide Basin above Mendenhall Lake nearly three years ago.The glacier outburst on that day caused the lake and the Mendenhall River, which winds behind the View Drive properties, to rise to record levels. Water flooded the street, yards, garages...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-24/new-j%C3%B6kulhaup-flood-danger-becomes
Local
Fish success

...they encounter may be from the Mendenhall River as those waters travel around...They're getting a whiff of Mendenhall River water," he said. "It's...Cove. They don't go into the Mendenhall River. They mill and wander around...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-06-20/fish-success
Outdoors
Crystal, Glacier and Moraine lakes open to king salmon fishing

...Trailheads to the area are located behind the U.S. Forest Service Juneau Ranger District office and near the Mendenhall River on Back Loop Road, and at the end of Dredge Lake Road. Trail maps posted at the trailheads and at various locations...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-06-20/crystal-glacier-and-moraine-lakes-op
Outdoors
Photos: Little League Action

...Little League baseball action on Tuesday. Action today includes the Marlins playing the Dodgers at 6 p.m. at Mendenhall River and the softball Thunder taking on the Waves at 6 p.m. at Melvin Park. On Saturday the Marlins play the Orioles...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-06-12/photos-little-league-action
Sports
My Turn: Egan lighting project makes roads safer

...Bridge to Norway Point; the retaining wall section near Salmon Creek and Sunny Point Overpass; and Fred Meyer to Mendenhall River. Each of these road segments have overhead lighting including at all intersections. This project fills in the gaps...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-06-11/my-turn-egan-lighting-project-makes-r
Opinion
Q&A with Tom Milliron

...have not seen her houseboy job description yet! In addition to those responsibilities, I plan on volunteering at Mendenhall River Elementary School and Floyd Dryden. In addition, I will attend a few Florida State football games, prepare our...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-06-01/qa-tom-milliron
Neighbors

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