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Yukon cyclists raring to begin season
U Kon Echelon, a Whitehorse-based developmental club, will start its season with a 17-km time trial starting at the Carcross Corner cutoff next Wednesday at 7 p.m. The race will serve as a segue into a busy month of May, which includes an 88-km road race in Haines Junction May 10, the 81-km Tour De Skagway-Carcross May 17, followed by the 20-km ... (more)
Yukon Vet offers cold comfort in new TV show
That's unusual in itself, but in Oakley's case the term "house" may refer to anything from a ranch house on a remote homestead to a frozen prairie in the dead of a northern winter.
New study looks at rail line from Yukon to Haines, Alaska
A new study suggests it will take billions of dollars, as well as the commitment of the U.S. and Canadian governments and private industry to build a railroad from Yukon to Haines, Alaska.
Alaska Journal of Commerce
Alaska class ferry design complete, construction upcoming
The first pieces of the newest state ferries should start to come together late this summer if all continues to go as planned, Department of Transportation and Public Facilities Deputy Commissioner Reuben Yost told the Senate Transportation Committee April 15. Meant to service the busy Lynn Canal corridor between Haines-Skagway and Juneau, the ... (more)
Capital City Weekly
Distillery enters tourist summer with whiskey dreams
At Haines' Port Chilkoot Distillery, the key ingredient isn't the corn that comes in 300-pound lots.
Man pleads guilty to 1993 Ogden murder
A man arrested in the 20-year-old murder of a woman at an Ogden retirement home has pleaded guilty to aggravated murder.
Anchorage Daily News
Laine Welch: Board of Fisheries decision nears
It took a Freedom of Information request and a 10-day wait to get the names of the board hopefuls, said veteran legislative watchdog Bob Tkacz in his weekly Laws for the Sea.
New SEACC director targets transboundary mines
An environmental activist from Oregon is the Southeast Alaska Conservation Council's new executive director.
Registrations pour in for ever-popular cycling race
Cyclists exit Haines Junction during the 240-kilometre Kluane Chilkat International Bike Relay race last year.