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Ostrander talks about World Mountain Running Championship title

...ran through the course Thursday after arriving in North Wales on Wednesday. "It was definitely different than an Alaska mountain race," she said. "Instead of power-hiking, the uphill was a run. "During the race, there was one part where...
Search resumes for missing Anchorage man

...efforts. Dozens of volunteers have resumed their efforts on Sunday, according to a post in the Facebook group. The Alaska Mountain Rescue Group incident management team is helping to coordinate the search, according to the trooper dispatch. Mitchell's...
The ruck stops here: Olympic rugby team visits Mountain View Elementary

...other, Lorrie Clifford, is also from Eagle River), had convinced her coach to bring the team for training at the Alaska Mountain Rugby grounds in Anchorage. While in Alaska, the team also decided to visit schools and go on outings that recently...
Homer man wins Wilderness Classic

In the grueling Alaska Mountain Wilderness Classic, where contestants race unsupported through the wildest country of Alaska, just finishing can be an honor...
Searchers comb Alaska glacier for GIs killed in 1950s crash

...they are swept into a lake and lost to history.Fifty-two service members died when their airplane smashed into an Alaska mountain more than 60 years ago. The wreckage was rediscovered in 2012, and the somber recovery effort resumed this month...
Salmon Run Series wraps up

...the races at a late-June film premiere of "3,022 Ft", an hour-long documentary covering the Super Bowl of Alaska mountain running, Mount Marathon. With both women holding impressive resumes in the event - Brooks a two-time senior women's...
Ostrander selected for US Junior Mountain Running Team

...this fall in North Wales in the 31st World Mountain Running Championships. Ostrander said she got an email from the Alaska Mountain Runners in late June asking if she would be interested in applying for the U.S. team. The response for Ostrander...
Between the Tides: Some rugby to go with dip netting

...meaning teams of 10) has given the sport of rugby better exposure on the Kenai Peninsula with help from the massive Alaska Mountain Rugby Grounds in Anchorage. The quirkiness of Saturday's tournament, however, is where the fun begins. With...
Military identifies 17 killed in '52 Alaska crash

...The remains of about a third of the service members who died when their military transport plane crashed into an Alaska mountain and then was buried for decades in glacier ice have been identified, military officials said Wednesday.The Department...
Stassel set for Winter Olympics

...set netting in the summer and Alaska mountains in the winter.He did it all...mixing of commercial fishing and Alaska mountains results in a potent brew...Puckett said.He said training on Alaska mountains also creates champions. Stassel...


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