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...
June's been soggy, but not record-breaking for Juneau

...17, 1993. The all-time wettest June day was June 30, 1996, when 2.26 inches of rain fell. That year also boasts the rainiest June - 6.69 inches of rain fell between June 1 and June 30, 2012.If you're a longtime Juneau resident, you may remember...
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 Hike

...drank my coffee that morning, I decided on one of my favorite rainy day hikes, one that I can literally do it my sleep ? the Spaulding...the area, we discouraged him from trying it on such a cool, rainy and cloudy day.As we started down from the cabin, the sky...
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
From a glacial river to a salmon stream?

...Coastal Rainforest Center - including graduate and undergraduate students - last Friday led local residents and teachers on a rainy walk out Herbert River Trail. Along the way, researchers shared some of the questions they're trying to answer, and the...
Grammy Award Winner Michael W. Smith to Perform in Juneau

...Samaritan's Purse, the ministry headed by Franklin Graham. Smith and his wife Debbie live in Tennessee, where they raised their five children.Tickets are $10 and are available at Hearthside Books, Rainy Retreat and online at
Empire Editorial: The hidden truth behind the Legislature's extra days

...staying in session.It's the weather.It's storming in the Southwest, chilly in the Interior, overcast in Anchorage and rainy in Ketchikan. Juneau has been the garden spot of the 49th state of late.Heck, it was 56 degrees on Sunday, almost eight...
Opinion | AK legislature
Local Sports Schedule at 5:15 p.m., bouts begin at 6 p.m. Seating is first come first serve. Tickets on sale at Hearthside Books, Rainy Retreat Books and the JACC.Tuesday, June 3RUNNINGHome, 6 p.m., East Glacier Tangle (Empire Cup). 1 mile or 6.7...


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