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Wildfires making Fairbanks air risky

...spell for what Fathauer said is normally the rainiest month of the year. Near Eagle, where the Boundary Creek and Mission Creek fires are burning, conditions were affecting traffic and tourist activities. According to the Alaska Department of...
Body found in Alaska river is missing federal agent

...curve on the Taylor Highway and went down a 200-foot embankment. His remains were found August 15 at the mouth of Mission Creek, which flows into the Yukon River just downstream of the village of Eagle.
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Three vignettes tell tales of summer

...found a little information about the dam and the creek in the State Historical Library. Bear Creek was once known as Mission Creek, because of a nearby Quaker mission (the missionaries sometimes had a hard time with the miners ... but that is...
Alaska Digest

...thousands of acres near Eagle are poised to merge, fire officials said. The Boundary Creek fire south of Eagle and the Mission Creek fire west of the small town were separated Saturday by less than five miles, fire information officials said. Strong...
Alaska Digest

...forest fires FAIRBANKS - Cool, calm conditions near Eagle brought relief to firefighters on the Boundary Creek and Mission Creek fires in Interior Alaska. Firefighters welcomed quieter winds Saturday after 15 mph to 25 mph winds pushed both fires...


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