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Alderworks Alaska Writers and Artists Retreat prepares for first application period

...Alderworks residencies are open to writers and artists needing a quiet place to create. It is located on the banks of West Creek in Dyea, nine miles out the Dyea Road from Skagway and within the Dyea-Chilkoot Trail unit of Klondike Gold Rush National...
How a planned fiber-optic link from Juneau to Whitehorse will benefit you

...Telephone applied for a permit to construct a 175-foot-high concrete dam and 25 megawatt powerhouse to harness West Creek, west of the Taiya River. In the summer, according to AP&T's preliminary proposal, electricity would power docked...
Study calls Skagway-Yukon electrical link financially feasible

...includes a fiber-optic telecommunications cable and the West Creek hydroelectric project, a 25 megawatt dam envisioned...Alaska Power Company are pursuing the construction of West Creek, a dam west of the Taiya River. While this project...
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Landslide leads to Dyea flood

...moraine, or material on the side of West Creek Glacier, appears to be the source...moved into a lake at the bottom of West Creek Glacier. "The sudden surge of the lake volume moved the water down the West Creek drainage to Dyea," he said. The...
Dyea Road re-opens after flooding subsides

...residents were allowed back into their homes, Skagway City Manager Bob Ward said. The West Creek Road and West Creek bridge on the far end of the West Creek valley remained closed this morning. "We're going to get someone up there today to...
Dyea gauges flood damage

...dogs escape safely in the canoe. West Creek now surrounds the home D'Amico...flooded after a landslide near the West Creek Glacier dropped debris into a lake...scheduled to open later this week. The West Creek road and bridge remain closed. Skagway...
Dyea cleanup continues

...thousands of cubic yards of material from West Creek in nearby Dyea after a landslide...boulders and other material from West Creek as soon as possible, Skagway City...700-foot-high moraine on the side of the West Creek Glacier gave way and fell into a...


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