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Homer Coast Guard Auxiliary, crew rescue boaters off Homer

...morning. The boat, a 23-foot fiberglass cabin cruiser, lost power about 5 miles west of Point Pogibshi and about 20 miles southwest of Homer near Kachemak Bay. Crew on the 36-foot Homer Auxiliary boat Quanah P towed the boat back to the Homer Harbor...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-16/homer-coast-guard-auxiliary-crew-res
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...miles), according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Its epicenter was in Longtoushan township, 23 kilometers (14 miles) southwest of the city of Zhaotong, the Ludian county seat.Ma Liya, a resident of Zhaotong, told Xinhua that the streets there were...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/jack-chang/2014-08-03
Report: More acidic seawater poses risks in Alaska

...more slowly in more acidic water and that red king crab died in highly acidified conditions.Communities in southeast and southwest Alaska face the highest risk from ocean acidification because of their reliance on fishing, relatively lower income levels...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-30/report-more-acidic-seawater-poses-ri
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...grant to cover 75 percent of the cost to fight the blaze.Meanwhile, federal officials asked residents in two communities southwest of Yreka to start preparing to evacuate because of advancing flames from a cluster of blazes that had charred 8.6 square...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/2014-08-03
Mountain bike trails go with the flow

...aren't considered flow trails by modern standards.You can find cool flow trails and similar ones throughout Central and Southwest Idaho from McCall to Eagle to Sun?Valley."There's some great new-school riding opportunities,"?said Greg Randolph...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-07-24/mountain-bike-trails-go-with-the
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Long haul: Adventurer plans on hiking, biking 16,000 remote miles

...be inconsistent and ineffective for researchers.The map of the Strange Loop on Bradley's website starts and ends at his southwest Reno home. But the mental, physical and logistical preparation has taken years.Bradley, who was born and raised in Anchorage...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-07-10/long-haul-adventurer-plans-on-hi
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Active Alaskan volcano has low-level eruption

...ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Alaska Volcano Observatory spokesmen say a low-level eruption of a volcano about 625 miles southwest of Anchorage is escalating, with pilots reporting that ash clouds are getting bigger. U.S. Geological Survey...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-02
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Going with the wind

...direction and will be moving from the southwest, according to weather service data...per hour." That report worried me. A southwest wind wouldn't push the fire to the...a northeast wind would come from the southwest. At this point, if you're confused...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-06-19
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Active Alaskan volcano has low-level eruption

...above sea level. The 8,262-foot volcano is one of the state's most active volcanoes. It is located about 625 miles southwest of Anchorage. An eruption last year prompted regional airlines to cancel flights to nearby communities.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-01-0
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Kasilof residents concerned with fire's proximity

...Everyone got a map of the current wildfire size and an explanation of the ground teams concentrated efforts in the north and southwest flank. With the arrival of the Memorial Day weekend, many of the Kasilof residents voiced concerns with recreational visitors...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-23/kasilof-residents-concerned-with-fir
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