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Wildfire contained near Caribou Lake

...wildfire that grew to 12 acres near Caribou Lake over the weekend took the full...Friday four miles southwest of Caribou Lake, was human-caused and is under investigation.Caribou Lake is on the southern Kenai Peninsula...
Search efforts find missing snowmachiner

...6:20 p.m. the two men decided to split up. The friend returned to Homer and Craig's plan was to continue to Caribou Lake Lodge."About 40 minutes after splitting up, (Craig) contacted his wife and reported to her that he was low on...
Lost mushers back on track

...between checkpoints at Rocky's and Caribou Lake and others including one team from...Gebhardt, all made it safely to Caribou Lake and he advised them to wait until...Sterling waited out the night in the Caribou Lake cabin checkpoint as well. Gebhardt...
Forestry tells Oil Well residents to evacuate

...night, eager for an update on the Caribou Lake Fire. Where was the fire at that moment...However, Jandt stressed that the Caribou Lake Fire would not lose any of the...decreases during the night, but the Caribou Lake Fire is proving to be an exception...
Refuge opens Caribou Hills area to snowmachines

...motorized use. The area opened for snowmachining is bordered by Crooked Creek on the north side, Fox River to the east, Caribou Lake to the south and the north-south refuge boundary just west of Trophy Lake. The opening does not extand to any other...
T-200 mushers ready, set ...

...snow, often packed so hard and icy that mushers said riding their brakes on steep downhills and across frozen snowless Caribou Lake was both death-defying and deafening to their ears. This year?s snow accumulation couldn?t have been much...
Body of missing snowmachiner located

...intention reportedly was to visit a friend living near Caribou Lake, about 20 miles away. He never made it. A neighbor...flight members. It was found about 1.5 miles west of Caribou Lake. "The body has been recovered. We went out in Helo...
Coordinated response: Snowmachine club, emergency agency personnel practice rescue scenarios

...also a fatality," Northey said, referring to Bryan W. Farrow, 47, of Homer, who died about 1.5 miles west of Caribou Lake last April after -- it is believed -- he attempted to walk out of the hills when his snowmachine broke down or got...
Clutts: Time to stand up for property owner, taxpayer

...year. But concern cannot win out over common sense. In addition to my concern over applying the same standards to Caribou Lake and Fox Creek that were designed for the Kenai River in 1996, I also refuse to support the expansion of the Borough...
Tustumena Sled Dog Race hits the trail

...race, ahead of Cim Smyth, Mike Santos, Gary Van Loo and Colleen Robertia. Paul Gebhardt led the T-100 into the Caribou Lake checkpoint, and Conway Seavey eeked out a win in the 50-mile Junior T. "We came in third last year, and we're...


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