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Strle sets speed record in Alcan 200

...Yamaha SRX 700cc to the overall title of the Alcan 200 snowmachine race Saturday, the sprint races today instead of the Alcan 200. ``The majority of us are just trail-rider guys. The Alcan, that's for the big boys,'' Davis...
35th Alcan 200 snowmobile race roars to life this weekend

...year marks the 35th anniversary of the Alcan 200 snowmobile race, in which competitors...conditions are reported to be excellent. "The Alcan 200 sets the racing schedule for a lot...experience." For more information, visit the Alcan 200 race Web site at
Fairbanks snowmobiler wins overall title at Alcan 200 race

...mph to claim the overall title at last weekend's 36th annual Alcan 200 snowmobile race along the Haines Highway. Hill, riding...Fahrenheit), with some wind. According to race officials, the Alcan 200 is the only snowmobile race in North America to be held...
Golden girls hit the Alcan

...friends with various road shoulder substances. Kathleen Lake to Haines Junction was pure cream of fresh whipped asphalt. The Alcan Highway east of Whitehorse and the Skagway road were the most challenging, given their raised gravel texture. Our bike tires...
Black soldiers' work on Alaska Highway commemorated

ANCHORAGE - The Juneteenth Alaska Alcan Highway Celebration takes place this week...I didn't know anything about (the Alcan) until I did a conference in Anchorage...played a critical role in constructing the Alcan Highway, with details about their sacrifice...
New AG has life-long love for Alaska

Alaska's new Attorney General John Burns rode up the Alcan Highway as an infant, shot his first walrus at age nine, raised...Burns was immediately a passenger in the family car on the Alcan Highway heading north to Fairbanks where the elder Burns, a...
Longtime Seattle Times travel writer Stanton Patty dies

...exceptional man," says his granddaughter, Christine Lowe, of Montesano. A fond memory was a driving trip with Mr. Patty up the Alcan Highway to Alaska when she was 12. "That showed me his connection to the place. He loved his heritage and his connection...
Photo: Salvation Army construction moving along

Kolt Garvey of Alcan Electrical & Engineering installs electrical lines to an arctic entry Monday inside the new Salvation Army Family Store on Willoughby...
The need for speed

...weekend, when he placed second in the Alcan 200 Snowmachine race in the 600 cc class...the machine was going straight.'' The Alcan 200 has been dubbed ``the fastest snowmachine...out-and-back, 154-mile stretch of the Alcan Highway that cuts into Canada. Smith blazed...
My Turn: Why I'm restoring Alaska Hire requirements

...hire requirements. These are good construction jobs and I'm proud Alaskans will be doing the work.My mother worked on the Alcan Highway construction project. I paid for my education by working as a carpenter, teamster and laborer on the trans-Alaska...


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