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DOT forced to cut road crew OT as result of budget cuts

...after a winter storm.Priority Level 5: roadways that are designated as "No Winter Maintenance" routes, e.g. Denali Highway or Taylor Highway. Generally cleared only in spring to open road for summer traffic.Woodrow said the department...
AKDOT budget cuts limit winter road clearance

...the severity of the winter storm."The agency does not maintain a number of roads during the winter, such as the Denali Highway and the Taylor Highway. However, a new color-coded map issued Thursday shows that the department will add the...
Cantwell area advisory committee resigns of wildlife in their respective areas. Cantwell is in Game Management Unit 13, which is bisected by the Denali Highway and is one of the most heavily hunted areas in the state. State wildlife biologist Bob Tobey with the Department...
Lawmakers considering dam

...Committee in a January briefing. If a conventional dam-building technique were used a road, most likely built off the Denali Highway, would probably be the best way to move materials to the site. Pruitt said that if costs cold be reduced with roller...
A season for giving: Fundraiser benefits area non-profit organizations

...added incentive items to the tree to get the bids up. "We are including a trip for two to Alpine Creek Lodge on the Denali Highway. It's a great place that has only dog sled or snowmachine access in the winter," said Tami Murray, Executive...
Statehood defense money deleted from supplemental budget

...House also restored $248,900 to plow open several rural roads in the spring, including the Taylor Highway, the Denali Highway, and several roads around Nome. The roads are used for tourism and mining.
Twenty mushers complete Denali 300 race

...Park won Thursday night. Shannon Brockman of Nenana took second place in the 300-mile race, which followed the Denali Highway from Cantwell to Paxson Lake and back. Ten mushers scratched in the field made up of mostly novice racers, including...

...Anchorage Assembly to consider stricter signs Juneau couple find adventure in canal paddle Woman injured in Denali Highway accident Strong earthquake occurs near Buldir Island Troopers name deputy director Young sponsors bill to...

...program is aimed for the average outdoorsman Disabled hunters find activity still possible The splendor of the Denali Highway doesn't include its crumbling surface Powell: How low will it go? Cecil Allen Hamilton Emery Vincent...
Eielson airmen use survival skills in river rescue

...Benda. The chute is at about the halfway mark of a popular two-day float trip that begins at Tangle Lakes off the Denali Highway and ends on the Delta River near Rainbow Ridge. Out of cell phone range, the four trained survivalists gathered...


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