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Linc Energy in Cook Inlet fined over information required by regulators is exploring for oil at Umiat, a site about 100 miles west of trans-Alaska pipeline Pump Station 2 and the Dalton Highway.The company's annual reports say the exploration effort has received tens of millions of dollars in state oil...
Rocks from space in Alaska backcountry

...21 miles above the ground. A spray of space rocks sizzled to Earth in a quiet part of the Brooks Range east of the Dalton Highway.Peter Jenniskens, a meteor astronomer with the SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) institute in Mountain...
Water levels drop enough for repairs to Dalton Highway

...2-feet of water was over the road at some parts. There was also concern the water is eroding the road.The 414-mile Dalton Highway is a mostly gravel road that starts 84 miles north of Fairbanks. Despite crossing hundreds of miles of Arctic and...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for June 8, 2015

...It took 18 days of hard work, but the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities finally has the Dalton Highway open again to truck traffic. Breakup flooding put the highway two feet under ice in places, but traffic is now moving...
Road used to haul oil supplies reopens after flooding

...than two months.Traffic began moving Friday on the Dalton Highway, state transportation officials said."We're...18 days.Dubbed the Haul Road, the mostly gravel Dalton Highway is a 414-mile, often desolate stretch that begins...
Flooding closes Dalton Highway again

ANCHORAGE - Water is up to two feet deep across a closed potion of Dalton Highway near where flooding a little more than a month ago prompted Gov. Bill Walker to issue a disaster declaration.KTUU-TV reports...
Egan speaks at Chamber, would rather be working

...Marine Highway System. He said many don't understand that AMHS is a highway and noted that with the exception of the Dalton Highway, it is the only highway in the state that generates revenue.Egan is hopeful that the Legislature will agree...
Senate panel includes Kivalina school money in budget on the road issue.The committee late Thursday also approved up to $5 million for emergency repairs to the Dalton Highway. Walker on Wednesday declared a state disaster in response to flooding that made the highway impassable.The Senate...
As the Alaska Legislature makes cuts, ripples will splash across the state per person than Bettles, which spends more than $70,000 each winter to build an ice road connecting the Dalton Highway to Bettles and its neighboring town, Evansville.Bettles is an outlier. Most revenue sharing recipients are towns...
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Juneau photographer Ben Huff opens show at Museum of the North

...Road, technically Alaska Route 11 or the James W. Dalton Highway, was built in 1974 as a supply route for the trans-Alaska...Fairbanks."Many of our visitors don't know about the Dalton Highway or what it looks like, so I'm hoping the exhibit...


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