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Whittier: From rail yard to tourist destination

...A long-term plan by this second-class city on Passage Canal could someday transform the nearby cove and its rich...existing harbor and creating a new marina at the head of Passage Canal. So that biologists can give solid advice on developing...

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2007 Year in Review: Alaska makes national and even global headlines this year

...Anchorage disappeared Dec. 3 near Whittier. Searchers found parts of the aircraft and one body on the north shore of Passage Canal across from Whittier. In the courage category Japan's Masatoshi Kuriaki became the first solo climber to conquer...

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Whittier reborn

...Sound, a fjord at the head of Passage Canal, 65 miles southeast of Anchorage...multiple, breathtaking views of Passage Canal and is a marvelous place for retreat...boat harbor were all visions of Passage Canal development. The Alaska Department...

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Witter braces for opening of road

...also houses the city offices, the post office, a grocery store and a clinic. The Army built Whittier at the end of Passage Canal as a strategic, ice-free port during the 1940s. World War II-era warehouses, barracks, military buildings and...

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Rare Baird's beak whale dies from gunshot outside Whittier

...the shooting of a whale that is rare in Alaska waters. The juvenile Baird's beak whale was spotted thrashing in Passage Canal outside Whittier on Wednesday morning and it died about two hours later. The animal had been shot by a high-powered...

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...also houses the city offices, the post office, a grocery store and a clinic. The Army built Whittier at the end of Passage Canal as a strategic, ice-free port during the 1940s. World War II-era warehouses, barracks, military buildings and...

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Searchers find one body, helicopter debris

...nurse, on the north shore of Passage Canal, about 2.5 miles across the...on winds, tides and waves in Passage Canal make it a strong possibility that...would have led the helicopter down Passage Canal, past Whittier and then over...

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Officials call off search for missing helicopter

...Stumpff, 47, a flight nurse, on the north shore of Passage Canal, about 2.5 miles across the fjord from Whittier...usual flight path would have led the helicopter down Passage Canal, past Whittier and then over Portage Pass to Anchorage...

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Alaska Digest

...went missing in blowing snow. The body of John Stumpff, a flight nurse, was found Saturday on the north shore of Passage Canal, about 2.5 miles across the fjord from Whittier. Some helicopter wreckage and medical supplies also were located...

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Coast Guard rescues man in sinking boat

The man's boat ran aground Wednesday on rocks in Passage Canal in Prince William Sound and began sinking. The man used his cell phone at about 2:30 p.m. to call Seward police and the department...

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