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Pursuit ends at Whittier tunnel

...the Seward Highway before coming to an end at the Whittier Tunnel Sunday.Tylor Arndt, 22, was arrested on charges...turned onto the Portage Highway and continued to the Whittier Tunnel. Troopers contacted the Alaska Department of Transportation...
Cell phone users help in battle against drunken drivers

...100 miles of highway, night and day. They also snatch overturned boaters from the river, bust burglars, arrest Whittier tunnel protesters and cite people for not bear-proofing their garbage properly, among other duties. ''Some people feel...
Extreme weather leads to road closures, poor visibilty

...northbound lane of the Seward Highway, DOT said. Similar conditions in Portage Valley have also led to the closure of the Whittier Tunnel. Other dangerous conditions are as follows: Anchor Point is estimated to receive 8 to 10 inches of snow with 30...
Seward Highway reopened

...according to Alaska Department of Transportation. The Whittier Tunnel is also open and adhering to its published schedule...conditions which caused very low visibility. The Whittier tunnel was closed Tuesday as well due to similar severe weather...
Local fish processors adapt to changes

...Inlet, so a significant volume of the fish we handle comes from the Prince William sound ... usually through the Whittier tunnel." This works well for local processers because of the extended season, he said. "It gives us fish when the Cook Inlet...
State finds electrical problems in Whittier tunnel

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- An inspection of the Whittier Tunnel has turned up electrical code violations that could have, in a worst-case scenario, led to explosions, fire, electrocution...
Letters to the Editor

...owned facilities, but we do need to bring our people home. Another thing that gets to me is the toll charge at the Whittier Tunnel. The state will profit from innocent family members; this is wrong. Also, where will families stay if they want...

...don't believe account of woman attacked on campus Man accused of murdering girl at Tahoe hangs himself in jail Whittier tunnel doesn't bring flood of visitors Snowmachine closure for part of Denali State Park San Francisco remains only...

...August, Boeing jet sales lag Alaska travelers are flying more often Business Briefs Plans call for lowering Whittier tunnel fees Teck Cominco, NANA hurt by Red Dog mine losses Around the Peninsula Making tracks ABC replacing 'Politically...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives03/19/00

...practices Anchorage hospitals plan expansions Fewer herring expected in Togiak district Contractor cited for Whittier tunnel accident Supreme Court sides with Fairbanks firefighters Parents of injured child arrested for assault ...


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