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Officials say an earthquake that was recorded near Denali National Park and Preserve rattled some nearby homes, but there have been no reports of damage. The Alaska Earthquake Information Center says in a release that the minor earthquake happened just...
Tags: Natural Disasters
Channel 2 NewsA family from Alaska was charged by a cow moose in Denali National Park and Preserve Thursday, leading one of its members to shoot it once in the head before park rangers euthanized the animal. Park spokesperson Kris Fister says the shooting happened...
Channel 2 NewsTwo moose calves orphaned near the Denali National Park and Preserve’s visitor center Thursday, when a visitor shot a charging cow moose, have not yet been found according to park staff. Park spokesperson Kris Fister says several park personnel,...
Channel 2 NewsThe National Park Service will not seek charges against an Eagle River man who shot and injured a cow moose near the Denali Visitors Center after the moose reportedly charged at him Thursday evening. Robert Sirvid, 26 of Eagle River, told park rangers...
Athabascan elder Katie John of Mentasta Lake has died. The Anchorage Daily News reports that John died early Friday at the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage. She is believed to have been 98 years old. John was the lead plaintiff in a lawsuit...
Channel 2 NewsThe village of Anaktuvuk Pass has asked the National Park Service for permission to remove rusty fuel drums left behind by the Department of Defense more than 50 years ago. Most of the debris is located on Native allotments or Arctic Slope Regional...
Channel 2 NewsYukon-Charlie Rivers National Preserve, one of Alaska’s most remote national parks is entering spring with half the number of wolves it had last fall. The state’s predator control program is being cited as a contributing factor. The Park...
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Channel 2 NewsWith spring approaching, crews at the Denali National Park and Reserve will make preparations for its spring road opening. This month, crews will begin removing ice overflow buildup on sections of the road between mile three and mile seven. Steam will...
Tags: Cross Country Skiing
Channel 2 NewsAlaska's Katmai National Park and Preserve is getting a new superintendent. The National Park Service says Diane Chung was picked for the post. She is moving to Alaska from Arizona, where she was superintendent of the Flagstaff Area National...
Channel 2 NewsAfter 30 years working at Denali National Park, Claire Curtis is leaving her post as the person in charge of the visitor center. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner says the 58-year-old Curtis is retiring from the National Park Service. She and her husband,...
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