The Roadies

On the streets of Skagway is where it all start,This leg is one of the steepest partsMile 1 starts out with a bangTime to see if The Roadies can hangThe Summit of White Pass set in your sightsLeg 2 takes us...
Patrick Lennon

...back of the station wagon window to ride on the roof, and taught himself to ride a bike by taking one to the top of a very steep hill and just coasting down...all by the age of 3. Alaska was his upbringing but Park City, Utah was his heart, pushing...
Senior sales tax vote on Monday began talking about eliminating the tax exemption, and projections show that number will continue to grow at an even steeper rate.As the number of seniors increases, so does the amount of exempted revenue. The city is now losing $5.78 million...
On the Trails: Early September observations

By the end of summer the numbers of sockeye in Steep Creek had declined markedly, but there were still enough that a female bear with two cubs was able to catch five of them in about...
Obama heading up melting glacier in dramatic push on climate

...But some industrialized, European nations have made even steeper cuts, including Britain, Spain and Denmark.Obama's trip...alleviate a $3.5 billion budget deficit that has triggered steep cuts to state services that are critical for poor and rural...
Murkowski questions fees at glacier

...impose fees on summer visitors hiking the Photo Point Trail and Steep Creek Trail.The fees, which will be introduced in May, are...Fees also will be collected for use of bus shelters, the Steep Creek Trail and platforms, the viewing pavilion near the parking...
Personal income in Alaska drops 3.2 percent

ANCHORAGE - Alaska had the steepest recent fall of personal income of any state, according to a federal agency. The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis reported...
iPods and iTunes abound on Eaglecrest

On powder days at Eaglecrest, skiers and riders scour the slopes - down the steepest runs and gullies, over rollers and through the trees, ending with groomers in the afternoon when muscles are spent. A hike along...
What About West Peak?

...connected to Hawthorne by a very sketchy steep ridge and should only be attempted by...after all these years. I glanced down the steep hillside further on, where I had climbed...bear.The final hike to the summit was steep but manageable, and to our delight the...
Thanks for your help during our move as we had to move our belongings up and down Third Street, which is a very steep climb. The engineering department told us that our street is the steepest in Juneau. Admiralty Construction's on-site foreman was also very helpful and...


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