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Cleanup of trash in remote Alaska island underway

...island now for two weeks, Trails Network director Tom Pogson said. So far, the work is going well, he said by satellite phone."We decided that there was enough debris in the area that we cleaned last year and we re-cleaned that area in...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-24/cleanup-trash-remote-alaska-island-unde
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Airlift sent for marooned Denali guests, employees

...picked up four stranded climbers on the south side of the McKinley River, the spokeswoman said. They advised by satellite phone that had been trying to cross the river for several days but river conditions kept growing more hazardous and they...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-06-27/airlift-sent-marooned-denali-guests-e
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Washington climber dies descending Mount McKinley

...rangers at the Walter Harper Talkeetna Ranger Station by satellite phone from the 17,200-foot High Camp on the West Buttress...and their gear was divided. Fuchs had the team's satellite phone and camp stove. Montag was carrying the tent and...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-11/washington-climber-dies-descending-moun
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Washington climber dies on Mount McKinley

...rangers at the Walter Harper Talkeetna Ranger Station by satellite phone from the 17,200-foot High Camp on the West Buttress...and their gear was divided. Fuchs had the team's satellite phone and camp stove. Montag was carrying the tent and...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-09/washington-climber-dies-mount-mckinley
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Woman becomes first to row solo from Japan to Alaska

...shark circling her as she rowed.Along the way, she also got engaged to her longtime girlfriend back home during a satellite phone call from the middle of the ocean.She had initially wanted to row from Japan to Canada, but the punishing weather...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-09-25/woman-becomes-first-row-solo-japan-alas
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Tips and resources from Alaska DOT for safe holiday travel

...Have a full tank of gas ? many gas stations are not open in the winter.? Charge and carry a cell phone or satellite phone.? Plan to travel during daylight and with another person when possible.? Dress warmly and in layers...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2012-12-28/tips-and-resources-alaska-dot-safe-h
Outdoors
Coast Guard shares winter safety tips for Southeast

...communication on the water. In addition to a VHF radio it is also advised you have a cell phone and, if possible, a satellite phone is a good idea. Don't forget to have the capability to recharge the phones when you bring them.The Coast Guard...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2012-12-21/coast-guard-shares-winter-safety-tip
Outdoors
Bison Bob a big discovery on the North Slope

...Groves awaited a helicopter they had called to transport the bison to somewhere safer.Shortly after their find, on a satellite phone they tried to contact archaeologist Mike Kunz, their longtime collaborator at the Bureau of Land Management. Kunz...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-01-24/bison-bob-big-discovery-north-slope
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

Saving lives at sea via satellite phone By ARTHUR C. GORLICK SEATTLE...1991. Saving lives at sea via satellite phone 030199 Local 1 3 The Juneau Empire...Archives> Saving lives at sea via satellite phone Print Email Digg Twitter Yahoo...

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Saving lives at sea via satellite phone

Maritime Health Services handles more than 1,000 calls a year for people who get sick or who are injured in one of the world's most dangerous working environments. It has provided medical services, much of it by satellite telephone, to more than 10,000 people since its inception in 1991.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030199/Loc_maritimemed.html
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