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Device gives options for those venturing off the beaten path

...a hunter stalking game in a remote location, a musher crossing a featureless icy landscape, or a snowmachiner riding in a whiteout above treeline, there is always the lurking sense of danger. But, for these folks and any other outdoor enthusiasts that...
Pioneer Potluck: About Blizzards in Northern Colorado

...Nebraska January 2 of 1949. I actually have not been in a so-called blizzard on the Kenai Peninsula. Blowing snow and whiteouts, slick roads - yes, but not an actual blizzard as I would define it. The blizzard of January 2 through the 7th, 1949...
Woman completes solo row from Japan to Alaska

...unforgettable encounters with whales, sharks and the blackest nights exploding with stars. She's battled fierce storms, whiteout fog, exhaustion and a close call with a cargo ship, not to mention the challenge of living in a tiny space amid the turmoil...
Brown Bears, Ice Dogs ready for Game 3

...prepare assuming everybody is going to play," Beauparlant said.The Brown Bears are encouraging fans to wear white for a "whiteout," and the first 1,000 fans in the door get a rally towel.Game 4 of the series will be Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the sports...

...coast."We're going to see a lot of snow and a lot of wind," forecaster Jason Tuell said. "We're concerned about whiteout conditions possibly tonight with the blowing and drifting snow."Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick said Thursday night state...
It won't be long now ...

...drives home with a plethora of tall tales about high arctic survival and descriptive techniques on how to pee while standing in whiteout conditions without suffering instantaneous frostbite that even their closest friends wouldn't volunteer to help treat.It...
The unexpected results of a white-knuckle ride

...don't turn into 'Drama Dude' when things get a little tough. Remember years back when you nearly ghosted yourself twice in whiteout conditions coming south out of Cooper Landing?""Hey man, it was twenty-plus-some years ago. I was driving a truck...

Mike Flanagan turned his back to the ice, faced the crowd and unfurled his arms with a quizzical look plastered upon his face.
On the ice road again: Series to feature Carlile drivers

...Fairbanks to the remote outpost of Deadhorse -- with treacherous terrain and unexpected driving weather, including virtual whiteouts -- drivers faced numerous challenges. Yet, Spittler said the Alaska chapter of the television series will strongly emphasize...
Getting there is half the battle for Otters

...the last weekend's Peninsula Conference tournament was quite an adventure for the Seldovia basketball teams. "We flew in whiteout conditions to get there. We were just grateful to make it to the other side. We don't worry about the game," said Sea...


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