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Construction season approaching on most Alaska highways

...currently chip sealed and will get a layer of asphalt, Bailey said. A continuation of resurfacing and bridgework on the Glenn Highway in Glennallen will continue as well.By the end of the summer, Alaska should have 15 miles of new road. The pioneer-level...
3 motorcyclists killed in Glenn Highway accident

...north of Anchorage. Alaska State Troopers spokesman Tim DeSpain says the four motorcyclists struck a vehicle on the Glenn Highway that had been pushed into their northbound lane. He says the three were pronounced dead at the scene, which is south...
Bikers get blessed for safe riding season usher in safe travel this summer on Alaskan roadways.News of three motorcyclists killed in an accident on the Glenn Highway Saturday in Palmer weighed heavily on Nikiski resident Scott Hamann's mind as he said a few words during the morning...
Inmate sues Anchorage over jailhouse treatment

...According to charges filed by police after the 2012 arrest, a woman reported a car swerving at other vehicles on the Glenn Highway. Police said an officer spotted the Chevrolet Aveo and tried to pull it over, but the car sped away, reaching speeds...
Assembly, solution for coastal transportation

...believe the ferry system is the poor man's cruise ship, but for a community such as ours, it's our Glenn Highway. Imagine if the Glenn Highway only allowed you to drive form Anchorage to Eagle River twice a month," said Dillon "That's the...
(Un)dressing for the weather

...had a similar layering dilemma last weekend, when I took part in a bike race that started at Sheep Mountain on the Glenn Highway, out toward Glennallen. The temperature at the starting line was 75 degrees, the sun was shining and there was hardly...
Man killed in trooper-involved shooting

...were deployed. One tire was deflated, but the driver kept going, troopers said. Law enforcement chased it onto Glenn Highway as it headed south toward Anchorage. As the car neared the Thunderbird Falls exit, it caught on fire and the driver...
Alaska newspaper pioneer gains following on Facebook of local street names to the story behind "The Chacon," a large wooden boat that sits alongside the Old Glenn Highway and was brought to the community by Til Wallace.Although he's more than happy to answer questions about his adopted...
AIA Fire consider making Chugiak their new home

...Fire and Anchorage Glacier Pilots hook up for a 6 p.m. exhibition game at the field, which is located on the Old Glenn Highway just south of the North Birchwood exit.Aside from the obvious lack of bleachers, the park has most of the ingredients...
For climbing group, Eagle River peak's a draw

...Eagle River. From this view, the twinkling lights of town and the smattering of early-morning commuters on the Glenn Highway looked like a child's battery-operated play set. Surely there were others out here, on mountains scattered throughout...


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