Police officer struck by patrol car trying to stop suspect

...of the suspects' car and Hosetter walked toward the driver.The driver backed up and gunned the car forward, police said...of the car and ran.Police with a dog tracked the driver while neighbors reported him jumping fences and running...
Christopher Charles Follis

...Commodore.After deciding to leave State service, Chris drove coach for several seasons for Princess Cruises (always tip the driver !) and (his favorite job of all) worked part time for Alaska Airlines operating the forklift in the freight warehouse and...
DOT's 'Reflectosaurus' goes to safety school

...Marcheta Moulton used the Reflectosaurus as an aid to teach kids how to safely cross the street - by making eye contact with drivers and looking and double-checking both ways before crossing the street.The Reflectosaurus is part of the Alaska DOT's Safe...
Empire Editorial: $1 per tank would buy a working ferry system

...taxes on top of that. Even after doubling its excise tax, Alaska would be well below that.Falling fuel prices mean that drivers wouldn't suffer. We've just survived years of $4 per gallon gasoline - would we really struggle to pay an extra eight...
Letter: Ban high-intensity headlights

...for a living. People who have any respect for their fellow drivers need to do away with their blue, high-intensity headlights...can cause damage to the eyes.Please think about the other drivers on the road instead of yourself and help do away with this...
Drunken driver gets 32 years for deaths of 15-year-olds

ANCHORAGE - The intoxicated driver who struck and killed two teens on an Anchorage sidewalk has been...blood-alcohol content was more than twice the legal limit for drivers. According to statements in court records, he had been seen passing...
Alaska Arts Confluence announces second round of Fort Seward art commissions funded by a $217,000 grant from ArtPlace America for creative placemaking, and aims to promote arts and culture as drivers of sustainable economic development. A recent report by Southeast Conference analyzed the significant economic impact of the...
Photo: New driver

Cole Bottelson watches as his 22-month-old son, Paul, drives a electric-powered red Corvette near the Mendenhall Mall on Friday.
Teens arrested after chase

...vehicle traffic on that street during winter.After the crash, the vehicle's driver and passenger fled on foot but were found by police on 10th Street.The driver and passenger are listed by police as 15-year-old runaways, and the vehicle...
Before pot is legal, a final definition of 'in public'

...referenced the difference in drunken driving and stoned driving. She told the Assembly that a drunken driver might run a stop sign while a high driver would wait for it to turn green. Joking aside, she said she would be more concerned about someone...


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