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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...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2013-12-13/alaska-science-forum-earths-coldest-
Outdoors
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...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-03-31/laws-overcomes-white-mountains-100-mil
Sports
Alaskans eagerly line up for Copper River sockeyes

O'BRIEN CREEK - The line to Mother Nature's grocery forms here sometime before 5...through. Rough but not good, said Arleen Lenard, who oversees the O'Brien Creek Store for the Chitina Native Corp. There has been at least one report...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070107/out_20070630001.shtml
Outdoors
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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061801/Loc_landslide.html
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...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. "There's dozens of areas...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061801/Loc_landslide.shtml
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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090802/sta_stbriefs.shtml
News
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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072910/reg_687908813.shtml
Regional News
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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071510/sta_676120718.shtml
News
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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082610/reg_700572082.shtml
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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061901/Loc_landslide.html
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