Welcome to the Bernie Madeoff's of the milk world. & The largest dairy in Alaska will close Sunday, laying off 15 to 18 employees, the general manager said Friday. http://www.adn.com/2012/12/28/2736694/palmer-based-matanuska-creamery.html
Matanuska Valley Barn - 15 x 20 watercolor by Teresa Ascone
Knik Arm begins at the Inlet's northern edge, near Anchorage, before heading north and east. It is about 15 miles , and at its upper end, receives the waters of the Matanuska River.
MATANUSKA GLACIER(near Anchorage)--Directions: Head north from Anchorage on the Glenn Highway. At mile 102, you can drive down to Glacier Park and pay a day fee (888-253-4480), then hike 15-20 minutes to the face of glacier. Distance: 102 miles north of Anchorage. Drive Time: 3 hours. Explore Time: 1 - 2 hours.