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Alaska Volcano

Rare "Red" Alert Issued After Alaska Volcano Erupts With New Intensity

Reuters | Posted 08.04.2014 | Green

By Steve Quinn JUNEAU, Alaska, June 3 (Reuters) - An Alaska volcano that has been spewing ash and lava for years began erupting with n...

3 Rescued After Helicopter Downed On Alaskan Volcano

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 09.08.2013 | Green

-- Two researchers and their pilot have been rescued from a remote Alaska volcano after freezing rain left thick ice on their helicopter. Alaska Sta...

PHOTO: Alaska Volcano Spews Lava And Ash Clouds

AP | Posted 07.17.2013 | Green

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A remote Alaska volcano continues to erupt, spewing lava and ash clouds. The Alaska Volcano Observatory said...

Lava Dome Forms On Alaska Volcano

AP | Posted 02.01.2012 | Green

ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- The warning level for a remote Alaska volcano has been raised after a new lava dome began forming, indicating the mountain could ...

Volcano On Alaska's Aleutian Islands Oozes Lava

AP | DAN JOLING | Posted 11.20.2011 | Green

By DAN JOLING, Associated Press ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A volcano in Alaska's remote Aleutian Islands has begun oozing lava, a signal that the mounta...

Non-Explosive Volcano Eruption Begins In Alaska

AP | By MARK THIESSEN | Posted 10.10.2011 | Green

ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- A volcano on a remote Alaska island has begun erupting, but poses little danger to people or aircraft, officials said Tuesday. T...

Alaska Volcano May Be Poised For Major Eruption

Posted 09.21.2011 | Green

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters/Yereth Rosen) - Recent satellite images of a remote Alaska volcano along a flight route for major airlines show it may...

Mount Redoubt's Eruptions Spew Ash, Slow Alaskan Life

AP | MARY PEMBERTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

EAGLE RIVER, Alaska — Alaska's Mount Redoubt continued its volcanic explosions Friday, sending ash clouds as high as 50,000 feet above sea level and...

Drain, Baby Drain! 6 Million Gallons of Crude Oil at the Base of Erupting Volcano Could be Alaska's Next Exxon Valdez

Jeanne Devon (AKMuckraker) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jeanne Devon (AKMuckraker)

On its 20th anniversary, we all relive the human and environmental tragedy that was the Exxon Valdez oil spill. But today, right now, Alaska faces down another threat.

Mount Redoubt Eruptions Threaten Oil Pipeline

AP | MARY PEMBERTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — An Alaska volcano continued to rumble Tuesday amid new concerns that eruptions and mud flows will damage a nearby oil termin...

Mount Redoubt Erupts: Alaska Volcano Blows 4 Times

AP | MARY PEMBERTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WILLOW, Alaska — Alaska's Mount Redoubt volcano erupted five times overnight, sending an ash plume more than 9 miles into the air in the volcano...

Jason Linkins

Scritti Politti: February 26, 2009 | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Dateline, Anchorage, yesterday: ANCHORAGE - Scientists said unrest continues at Mount Redoubt, but there's still been no eruption at the volcano a hu...

Alaska Volcano, Mount Redoubt, Set To Erupt

AP | DAN JOLING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Hardware stores and auto parts shops scored a post-holiday run of business this week as Anchorage-area residents stocked up ...

MOUNT REDOUBT: Alaska Volcano Has Geologists On Alert (VIDEO)

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

UPDATE: Now Mount Redoubt is steaming -- residents hope it's just "venting." Mount Redoubt eruption worries have already caused a run on dust masks...