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Portage Glacier - Whittier, Alaska

March 6, 2016

Unfortunately Portage Glacier is melting and can no longer be seen easily from the road. If you look closely in the picture above, you can see a very small sliver of blue-colored glacier ice peaking out between the two mountains near the lake. 230 more words

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Alaska's monthly fire potential outlook

The Alaska Interagency Coordination Center’s predictive services desk released it’s Alaska Monthly Fire Potential Outlook on Monday and its pretty much an echo of what we’ve been hearing all winter: Expect an early start to the wildland fire season. 248 more words

Active Wildland Fire

Eye Candy: Homer, AK

Hello my name is Amanda and I’m a tired Paramedic student.

Ok, now that I’ve gotten that out of the way… Recently I’ve been thinking more and more about how blessed I am to live in not only in Alaska, but on the Kenai Peninsula.   317 more words

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ALASKA

What do you do when one of your best friends gets stationed at Fort Wainright in Fairbanks, Alaska? Most would say, how long are you there and when will you back? 780 more words

NATURE

Magnitude-7.1 quake jolts Alaska; 4 homes lost

From the Peninsula Clarion

By MARK THIESSEN

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A magnitude-7.1 quake knocked items off shelves and walls in Alaska, jolting the nerves of residents in this earthquake-prone region. 790 more words

Environmental

Alaskan Sunset

Time has come for the curtain to fall on our Alaska series Denali to Kenai. This is the 23rd and last post in the series. 192 more words

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Hope - for hippies and gold diggers?

As we drove past old log buildings with vegetable gardens and decorations in form of lights and prayer flags my husband said ‘What is this town, is it some kind of hippie town?’ I bursted out in laughter. 319 more words

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