Troopers investigate snowboarder's death

PALMER - Alaska State Troopers are investigating the death of an 18-year-old snowboarder in Hatcher Pass. The body of 18-year-old Royce Morgan of Wasilla was found late Wednesday. He had been snowboarding with...
A snowboarder tele-dreams And, it was all wrong. I'm a snowboarder. Most would infer something deep about the dream from the lack of snow. For a snowboarder to dream of skiing is equal to the cop...occasion a cross-dressing skier/snowboarder comes out, but core philosophies generally...
Southeast Alaskans reach 'Higher'

Several Southeast Alaskans helped snowboarder Jeremy Jones' most recent film, "Higher," reach new...whatnot, and demonstrated to them that I was a competent snowboarder. They ended up filming me and getting some pretty sweet...
Parents sue company after son's avalanche death

ANCHORAGE - The parents of a 26-year-old snowboarder who died after an Alaska avalanche have filed a federal lawsuit against a heli-skiing company, alleging it failed to assess...
Photos: Eaglecrest action

A snowboarder welcomes in the first days of the new year with some air action at Eaglecrest on Wednesday. Weather forecasts are calling for a mix of rain and snow along the flats and snowfall in the mountains through Sunday.
Alaska Native makes Olympic team

Gutsy young snowboarder Callan Chythlook-Sifsof of Girdwood made history on Monday when she capped a remarkable comeback season by becoming what is believed...
Snow gypsies bring tales from other lands

...the longer days and warmer temps, the snowboarder-skier-filmmaking crews have of music to the mainstream, no snowboarder seems to have done that, yet. Fine...never have that problem. He's a pro-snowboarder who's ripping it up around the world...
Alex Botelho earns Eagle Scout

...Scouting activities, he is class vice president, a member of the National Honor Society and the Alpine Club. He is an avid snowboarder. Botelho's Eagle project was the construction of a wood bridge across a creek on the Bonnie Brae access trail to the Treadwell...
Hitting the big time

...Juneau-Douglas High School was growing up, there wasn't much advice out there for snowboarders looking to turn pro. Fellow Juneau snowboarder Ryan Collard said Landvik is at the top of the profession. "He's in the major leagues," Collard said. He compared...
Alaska's Fletcher sees dream spin away

...the crowd, gamely flashed the smile that lights up her face and waved. It was all an act. Minutes later, the Girdwood snowboarder found a quiet corner. She sat on the snow, pulled her knees to her chest and put her head in her hands. What had started...


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