Michael Arnold Angelo

...He lived the rest of his life in Juneau with his wife and daughter, working for the State of Alaska's Department of Transportation. He loved traveling with his family, pulling practical jokes, gardening, having campfires, taking long...
Bars on state ferries to close

Bars on state ferries will begin closing this winter, the Alaska Department of Transportation announced this morning. The bars operated at a loss and closing them will save the state $750,000 annually, according to a...
Cold snap envelops interior Alaska communities

...rise above minus 42, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner ( reported.Alaska Department of Transportation spokeswoman Meadow Bailey said the agency sent out sanding trucks but idled plows to protect them from breaking...
Former DOT commissioner resumes post

A former Department of Transportation and Public Facilities commissioner is returning to the position, Gov. Bill Walker's office announced Friday afternoon.Marc...
State | AK legislature
New DOT commissioner is an old one

Marc Luiken, a Department of Transportation and Public Facilities commissioner under former Gov...permanent replacement could be found.Luiken served as Department of Transportation commissioner from December 2010 until his resignation...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Transparency for Juneau Access

...keeping the public in the dark. That's exactly how former Gov. Sean Parnell's political appointees in the Department of Transportation managed information on the Juneau Access project.Three of those people were fired last week after Walker...
Businesses encouraged to review drug policies

...Juneau and Craig, along with offices in Iowa, Illinois and Missouri. Some jobs, including those within the Department of Transportation, will continue to have a zero tolerance policy toward marijuana. However, many companies will have a choice...
State | AK legislature
Southeast socked by soggy storm; more rain expected

...was reported on Wickersham Avenue where mud and rocks spilled onto Glacier Highway. Workers from the Alaska Department of Transportation cleaned the debris by Wednesday afternoon. "If it went down onto Glacier, it's not noticeable now...
WSJ ranks Alaska Airlines best overall in U.S., and United Airlines was ranked last.The authors of the scorecard examined data, mostly from the Department of Transportation, to determine which airlines have the best on-time arrivals, the most cancelled flights, the most "extreme...
Southeast lawmakers talk budget and different words

...elect Dan Ortiz, I-Ketchikan, that aims to create public protections and a public process to determine the Department of Transportation's ability to spray pesiticides on rights of way. Right now, Kreiss-Tomkins said, the department applies...
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