Fairbanks dealing with plethora of potholes

FAIRBANKS - Interior Alaska has endured one of its rainiest Junes, and that has opened a plethora of potholes in Fairbanks.State and city road crews are working overtime to patch them...
A Favorite Trail for Every Situation

...can't help but get into a nice tempo run pace as I head back toward the highway. When I want to put in some high mileage on a rainy day The Treadwell Ditch Trail often becomes my favorite trail. It has such a perfect blend of various levels of technical running...
Bodies of 3 climbers retrieved from Mount Rainier

...of the most treacherous spots on Mount Rainier, an area pummeled by falling ice and...bodies of the three climbers off Mount Rainier on Tuesday, in the same area where a...on the 14,410-foot volcano, Mount Rainier National Park spokeswoman Patti Wold said...
Deluge of rain causes mudslides in Kodiak

KODIAK - Kodiak has been hit with its second-rainiest day on record. The 6.40 inches of rain Friday caused mudslides along Rezanof Drive and Anton Larsen Bay Road. The volume of...
Obama declares mudslides a disaster

...mudslides a major disaster, a move that qualifies local governments for federal money as the community recovers from the second-rainiest day in Kodiak weather history. The 6.4 inches of rain triggered mudslides along Rezanof Drive and Anton Larsen Bay Road...
Rainy Day Reads: Ignoring my reading list with Friends of the Library. I'm obligated to visit Rainy Retreat at least every other week. Oh and hey look, Hearthside...reading and might explain the lack of food in my fridge. (As the Rainy Retreat bookmarks say: "When I get a little money, I buy...
Former Mount Rainier ranger dies in Tibet fall

ASHFORD, Wash. - Former Mount Rainier National Park ranger Joe Puryear...describing the accident. Bacher says Rainier's lead climbing ranger David Gottlieb...his wife, Michelle. He was a Mount Rainier ranger in the 1990s.
Regional News
UN tally of Ebola deaths passes 10,000, most in West Africa

...He noted that West Africa's upcoming rainy season - beginning in April - may make...into remote areas. He said last year's rainy season was when Ebola began to explode...not sure why."We don't know if the rainy season in some way affected behavior in...
Just the normal torrent: After soggy summer, Juneau weather returns to normal

...rainfall. It's just too bad for sun-lovers that fall is the rainy season.According to the National Weather Service, which...Petersburg, Klawock, Haines and Skagway also had their rainiest summers on record. Ketchikan received 5.46 inches of rain...

...the Indian Himalayas, is the rainiest place on earth, with an average...11.53 Websters). The rainiest place in Alaska is Little Port...strongly you crave French fries on rainy days. Regardless of drop size...patterns. A region's wet, or rainy season is the time of year...


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