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Flood warning after Juneau glacial outburst

 

Jennifer Thorsteinson / Submitted photo

Water rose far beyond the creek's normal shores along the Steep Creek Trail near Mendenhall Glacier.

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) – Water crept up on homes and closed roads and popular hiking trails Friday, as residents braced for possible record flooding after the release of water from a glacially dammed lake.

The old record of 11.18 feet on Mendenhall...



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