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Treacherous roads prompt school cancellation in Anchorage town. Dispatchers had reports of more than 25 other vehicles in distress, and almost all of those were on the Glenn Highway.Police spokeswoman Anita Shell says people are "slipping, sliding and crashing into each other." The National...
Woman dies after car hits rail, rolls over in Anchorage

...police are investigating a car crash that left a woman dead.Officers responding to the early Sunday crash on the Glenn Highway near Peters Creek found the woman in critical condition. She was taken to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead...
Alaska Science Forum: Spillways of an ancient Alaska lake

...into the Matanuska River through Tahneta Pass, now the route of the Glenn Highway from Glennallen to Palmer.Along this route, Lake Atna might have...of ancient Lake Atna into Cook Inlet through the route of today's Glenn Highway.
Ferry sailings take budget hit

...a boat to where you are supposed to go, or borrow your friend's boat ... (but) it's like closing down the Glenn Highway for a month. ... You're taking away the lifeline from these communities. Yeah, they can get on a plane, but...
Anchorage commutes below national average

...metro area.The state transportation department is working to widen a section of road known for bottlenecks on the Glenn Highway heading out of Anchorage, near Eagle River, to keep up with current demands, department spokeswoman Shannon McCarthy...
Rising river threatens Glenn Highway

ANCHORAGE - Transportation officials are working to protect Glenn Highway from rising waters in the Matanuska River near Sutton.Residents were warned to be ready to leave at a moment's notice as rains...
Controversy lingers over Moose Mamas' mission to raise orphaned calves

...doesn't know how Esther became separated from her mother, but she was picked up after she was seen wandering off the Glenn Highway near Eagle River. She was deemed a traffic hazard, so the calf - just 1 week old at the time - was picked up by the...
Search team lures missing sled dog with meat-laden cage

...and his family helped searchers earn the trust of the dog named Sarabi with food after she was spotted April 15 on Glenn Highway.Sarabi had sneakily eaten much of the food left out for her when Musher Laura Allaway's team put meat in the back...
Jury acquits Glennallen dentist of assault charges

...check against government overreach."Glennallen is a community of about 500 at the junction of the Richardson and Glenn Highways, about 160 miles northeast of Anchorage.Shedlock was the only dentist at the Copper River Native Association's...
Police identify victim in Glenn Highway crash

ANCHORAGE - Anchorage police say the person killed in a crash of a pickup Wednesday on the Glenn Highway was a 37-year-old Wasilla woman.Police say Cherilyn Ann Buhler died in the rollover accident.Police just before 11:30...


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