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Alaska Science Forum: Earth's coldest spot is not in Alaska

...Larry and June Taylor - also official observers for the National Weather Service - recorded the same temperature at O'Brien Creek off the Taylor Highway.? Ned Rozell is a science writer for the Geophysical Institute. Since the late 1970s, the...

...between the state right of way and O'Brien Creek, a popular take-off point for dip-netters...though charters are still operating at O'Brien Creek and the road is not blocked, the number...dip-netters to fishing holes from O'Brien Creek.
State Briefs

...biologist Craig Gardner of the state Department of Fish and Game. Some of those animals crossed the Taylor Highway near O'Brien Creek, something the herd hasn't done in 50 or 60 years, Gardner said. The movement is another sign that the growing...
Laws overcomes White Mountains 100-miler

...over two miles begins. Athletes come onto Beaver Creek and then back into the forest. A steady climb heads up the O'Brien Creek valley and to checkpoint two at Cache Mountain Cabin.Top runner McDonough has done ultras for 15 years and was always...
Body found in Alaska river is missing federal agent

...Eagle he was headed to the Poker Creek border station to work on his computer. The truck was found two days later in O'Brien Creek as heavy rains were causing flooding in the area. Troopers say Collins apparently missed a curve on the Taylor Highway...
Regional News
Crews free 300 stranded by landslide

...ends a few miles south of the slide area. The landslide occurred at about 2:30 a.m. Sunday about a mile past O'Brien Creek. A section of the road slid into the Copper River, and tons of dirt and rock collapsed from the steep hillside above...
Taylor Highway remains closed by washouts

...helicopter Tuesday to check a vehicle submerged at O'Brien Creek. Maj. Guy Hayes said rescuers roped down but found...National Weather Service in Fairbanks. Chicken and the O'Brien Creek area both reported 3.2 inches of rain during the...
Rainfall breaks records in interior Alaska

...Monday. That's the second-highest July rainfall total on record since 1942. The record is 6.42 inches in 2005. O'Brien Creek at Mile 113.5 Taylor Highway recorded 6.4 inches of rain. Flooding temporarily closed the mostly gravel highway...
Regional News
Landslide halts 80 cars, dipnetters in transit

...slide, about a mile south of O'Brien Creek, Webster said. "Folks' spirits...riverboats back to the road system at O'Brien Creek or Chitina, about four or five...dipnetters to avoid going south of O'Brien Creek. "Some people didn't follow...
Alaska Digest

...two days. The blazes are threatening a scattered handful of about five homes near the Taylor Highway at Liberty and O'Brien Creek, said fire information officer Ted Pettis. Fire crews are clearing brush around the houses and trees and putting...


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