Avalanche in Thompson Pass Injure Two on Tuesday Afternoon

Avalanche in Thompson Pass Injure Two on Tuesday Afternoon

Alaska State Troopers report that an avalanche inadvertently triggered by a group of three individuals recreating in Thompson Pass on Tuesday afternoon injured two of the group that had to be rescued via helicopter. An activated SOS from a satellite communication device alerted authorities and Alaska Wildlife Troopers worked to coordinate a private helicopter service […]

Anchorage’s Mayor Bronson Declares Disaster in Eagle River Avalanche

Anchorage’s Mayor Bronson Declares Disaster in Eagle River Avalanche

On Saturday, Anchorage’s Mayor Dave Bronson issued an emergency disaster declaration for the avalanche that crashed down around the 2400-block of Hiland Drive. β€œTo protect the lives and property of residents impacted by the avalanche on Hiland Road I issued a disaster declaration to ensure every Municipal resource is utilized and ready to deploy,” said […]

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