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Knik Arm bridge planners to meet in Kenai

...According to the project's website, the toll bridge across the Knik Arm will be 2.7 miles long with 19 miles of connecting roads...Sept. 22, and then the board will narrow down the field. The Knik Arm Bridge project is different from other construction endeavors...
Family members identify missing pilot from Knik Arm crash

...Troopers have not publicly identified the pilot and passenger of the Piper PA-18 Supercub found partially submerged in the Knik Arm mudflats, but Grant Fairbanks says his son was flying to the area for a family gathering Friday.Federal Aviation Administration...
Search suspended for 2 after plane crashes at Knik Arm

...Anchorage's north border.The crash took place overnight Thursday, and the plane spotted early Friday morning on the mudflats of Knik Arm near the Birchwood Airport. The Anchorage Fire Department and U.S. Coast Guard conducted air, land and sea efforts on...
Tentative education deal overshadowed by Knik Arm

...Wednesday rejected a Senate-passed plan for financing the proposed Knik Arm bridge to connect Anchorage and the Matanuska-Susitna Borough...That's why, even though education had been the stickler, Knik Arm came back. The capital budget also was still pending.Huggins...
Knik Arm bridge authority readies construction proposal

ANCHORAGE Backers of the Knik Arm bridge are preparing to issue a building the bridge. Dale Paulson, Knik Arm Bridge and Toll Authority project...Corp. is one of five participants in the Knik Arm Crossing Consortium, led by an international...
Knik Arm dock hurting for business

...of dirt road and setting up ferry service to carry passengers, vehicles and freight across Knik Arm. The port, which sits almost directly across Knik Arm from the Anchorage port, has long been viewed by borough officials as key to expanding...
Knik Arm transport may link peninsula to Anchorage

...Port MacKenzie will begin hauling passengers and vehicles across Knik Arm. The new 2.6-mile route between Anchorage and the Matanuska-Susitna...Port MacKenzie area?s economy and as lending support for a Knik Arm Bridge. Longer-range plans, however, see the ferry service...
Legendary Knik musher's life chronicled by Chugiak grad

...her," Mangelsdorf said.Over the next couple years, Mangelsdorf sat down regularly with both Redingtons at their home in Knik, pouring over old photos and listening to all the stories from Redington's four decades of running sled dogs in Alaska.After...
Troopers find man who fled from Kasilof traffic stop

...Highway, has been captured. Andre Tanner, 32, was found by U.S. Marshals and Alaska State Troopers in a parked car at Knik Goose Bay Raod and Fairview Loop in Wasilla. Tanner, a passenger, was being driven by Anchorage resident Melissa Bradley who...
What others say: A dwindling appetite for megaprojects

The Ambler road. The Juneau road. The Knik Arm bridge. The Susitna Dam. The Alaska Stand Alone of the state road system still would be unfeasible. The Knik Arm bridge would ease Anchorage's growing pains, but is a shorter...


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