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Alaska Senate passes bill to eliminate daylight saving time

...state from springing forward beginning in 2017.It would also direct Gov. Bill Walker to petition the U.S. Department of Transportation to consider changing the state's time zones. It would be up to the department to organize hearings around...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-11/alaska-senate-passes-bill-to-elimina
News
Daylight saving time bill springs forward

...exempt Alaskans from advancing their clocks each spring. It would also direct the governor to ask the U.S. Department of Transportation to consider moving part or all of Alaska to Pacific time.Sen. Anna MacKinnon originally proposed the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-03/daylight-saving-time-bill-springs-fo
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What others say: Daylight saving time a necessary inconvenience

...Pacific Time to Yukon Time in order to reduce the two-hour difference between Juneau and the Railbelt.The U.S. Department of Transportation approved the change, but so many people were upset by the move that it was reversed a year later.We've...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-02-16/what-others-say-daylight-saving-t
Opinion
WSU studies green winter road technology

...cold climate road ecology, a field of study which includes green snow and ice control. Funded by the U.S. Department of Transportation, the center is a collaborative effort between WSU, the University of Alaska-Fairbanks and Montana State...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-12-28/wsu-studies-green-winter-road-techno
News

...Mark Stewart, a spokesman for the Washington Military Department's Emergency Management Division.The U.S. Department of Transportation issued an emergency order last month requiring railroads by Friday to notify state officials about the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-04-2
News

...the U.S. and Canada may be more flammable than traditional forms of oil.A safety alert issued by the U.S. Department of Transportation warns the public, emergency responders and shippers about the potential high volatility of crude from...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/2014-01-02

...Carrier Safety Administration released the inspection results about a month after another agency within the U.S. Department of Transportation faulted it for failing to crack down on tour bus and truck companies whose vehicles later crashed, killing...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-12-12
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Drivers pose possible danger to pedestrians near KMS

...mornings. "It scares me to think of about that too," she said. "It's frustrating." According to the U.S. Department of Transportation National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, in 2010 a total of 4,280 pedestrians were killed and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-08-28/drivers-pose-possible-danger-to-pede
News

...phase would start in relatively obscure Victorville, about 100 miles outside of Los Angeles.In July, U.S. Department of Transportation suspended its review of a $5.5 billion loan request that would be critical for building the private...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-11-14-0
Outdoors
'What if I wasn't so lucky?' DUI repeat offenders a threat, but hard to keep off the road

...as staggering: 40 percent of fatal crashes in Alaska in 2008 were alcohol-related, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, and the Fatality Analysis Reporting System. "I...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/022311/new_789859217.shtml
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