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GIS offers new ways to look at the world

...layers. McGillibroy said the most relevant and immediate application she identified with the new data is improving travel plans. Now, she said, she can seek out vacation locations with ideal populations and temperatures. In the future, McGillibroy...
Florida woman remains in Alaska to find missing cat

...on a statewide animal issue. Robin Wiesneth, 50, had been vacationing in Alaska with her husband since May. Their travel plans were brought to an abrupt halt when they were involved in an collision with a pickup truck on the Kenai Spur Highway...
[Update] Rehabilitation to start on Card Street fire

...Skilak Lake Loop Road. The statement advises drivers to call travel number 511 for information and help with their travel plans. Friday, 12 p.m.: The Card Street fire has not expanded since it was last reported as being 7,578 acres, said...
Funding reallocation spares summer ferry service

...Neuman and Luiken when Gattis asked why the ferry system had not begun notifying passengers that could have had their travel plans changed by the service reductions. A former aviation professional, Gattis likened the state ferry schedule to that...
Wedding Show

...spirit of Alaska blended in to a romantic day. Weddings can be for as little as $5,000 depending on the honeymoon travel plans. The we have the extravagant brides from the lower 48 who come here to have an Alaskan wedding week with functions...
Salmonfest vendors educate despite low Friday attendance

...they have to close a highway with no detours. It's tragic when people die, but to destroy all kinds of people's travel plans, people's events, people's weddings... that is just beyond comprehension to me." Volunteer Coordinator Sally...
What others say: Prepare for the worst

...experts talk about how to stay safe when venturing into the wilderness.Have a hike plan, complete with return time and travel plan. Write it down, share it with others, and then stick to it. Take the basics: layers, water, food and a space...

...driving trips in the highest numbers since 2005. "It is unlikely that gas prices will have a significant effect on travel plans compared to a year ago," AAA wrote in its annual Memorial Day forecast.Steady gasoline prices are largely the result...
Homer girls get upset of SoHi

...Cordova last weekend. After the two games, Homer was stuck in the town until Monday night after weather issues delayed travel plans. Add to that a crucial day of finals in school Thursday, and it's left little time for hoops practice. With the...
'Hurrah for the pumpkin pie!'

...only spoiler might be the weather.We have always lived somewhere that "weather permitting" is a contingency of all travel plans made during the holidays. Even as a child I remember watching the weather, hoping it would not snow on the day we...


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