Reviewing all the options, old and new

...amounts of trafficCons: Expensive, maintenance-intensive, winter driving, conflicts...amounts of trafficCons: Expensive, maintenance-intensive, winter drivingOption per car, fastCons: Expensive, maintenance-intensive, winter driving, conflicts...
DOD spending down, Corps finds other work

...300 million appropriated for air base maintenance nationwide, Lucht said Elmendorf Air...manages about $15 million of dredging and maintenance work annually across Alaska. Roughly...state that typically don't require maintenance, largely a result of changing weather...
Shelf life for access road

...people reside, as our portion shrinks. The cost to replace our aging ferry fleet is increasing, as are the associated maintenance costs and wages of their capable crews. With decreased oil revenues, subsidies for our southeast ferries will decrease...
Photo: 'Tis the season

Colby Shibler, Parks Maintenance Supervisor, makes a few adjustments during a Christmas tree installation at Marine Park on Monday.
Fairbanks increasing use of brine for slick roads

...decade, adding a new challenge for road maintenance.When a heavy dose of freezing rain...said Dan Schacher, the local DOT maintenance and operations supervisor. "We lived...warms and that it's important for maintenance crews to adapt."With the changes...
AIDEA approves commercial loan for Wasilla theme park

...and brought it to the agency for consideration. The bank is contributing $600,000.AIDEA has invested in the FedEx maintenance facility in Anchorage, the Skagway Ore Terminal, the Ketchikan Shipyard, and the Delong Mountain Transportation System...
Plane struck by lightning flies safely to Juneau from Seattle on Wednesday. "They were in contact with maintenance, and everything was safe for them to continue on into Juneau...just out of abundance of caution, we took the plane into maintenance to carefully inspect it and check for any damage, make any...
School district, support staff strike new deal

...members. JESS membership includes office and instructional support staff, school nurses, RALLY employees, as well as maintenance and custodial personnel. JESS is a local affiliate of the Alaska Public Employee Association and American Federation of...
Alaska, B.C. say they cooperate quietly on transboundary mine issues

...establish an independent third-party review panel to actively participate in the future design, construction, operation and maintenance of the dams throughout the life of the KSM project," Murphy said.? Elwood Brehmer is a reporter for the Alaska Jounral...
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Feds finish draft of Arctic drilling document Kodiak in a storm following the 2012 drill season. Its other drill rig, the Noble Discoverer, required additional maintenance.The Kulluk was deemed a loss, and Shell has arrangements with another rig to work alongside the Discoverer in 2015 in...


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