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Construction season approaches across Alaska

...Highway will be resurfaced at a cost of $5.7 million.In Ketchikan, holdover work to rehab and resurface the North Tongass Highway from Ward Cove to Refuge Cove will be ongoing.Gustavus will be the exception to the quiet construction summer...
AMHS seeks public review of schedules

...seeking "public review" for it.Comments will be taken at a meeting in Ketchikan, at the AMHS Central Office off North Tongass Highway, on April 9. The meeting will be teleconferenced, with comments on the Southeast Alaska schedules being taken...
Driver escapes before truck hits stream

...Troopers say 46-year-old Paul Cyr of Ketchikan was on his way to work Thursday morning and traveling toward the North Tongass Highway when he lost traction on an icy hill. Cyr told troopers he could not steer or stop and the truck struck a large...
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...standards - is tentatively scheduled to be built on property owned by Bothell, Wash., businessman Jim Bride on North Tongass Highway. But the sale of the property is on hold pending action on a proposed ordinance requiring a social and economic...
Juneau Empire Story Archive of the troopers at 907 755-2918. Assault: A 911 call about 10:30 p.m. Thursday sent troopers to the North Tongass Highway in Ketchikan. They arrested a man, 63, for fourth-degree domestic violence assault. Shortly after 3 a.m...
Gravina road project is not being developed for benefit of a few

...road. By contrast, South Tongass Highway, which is under construction, costs $5.1 million per mile. The North Tongass Highway project costs $6.1 million per mile. Both are paved reconstruction projects less than two miles in length...
Alaska Digest

...365,000 in mitigation funds to purchase the 207-acre tract next to the 76-acre park, located at the end of North Tongass Highway. The additional land borders U.S. Forest Service land, so now there will be a continuous tract of public land...
Wards Cove cannery eyes options for 2002

Closing the Wards Cove Packing operation on North Tongass Highway in Ward Cove is one option Wards Cove Packing is considering in 2002. But no decision has been made yet, according to David Forbush...
Cape Fox Corp. sending one of its final shipments to Asia

...corporation harvested about 120 acres of cedar, hemlock and spruce trees from its land in the Whipple Creek area off North Tongass Highway this past season. The first of three ships took 900,000 board feet of high-grade logs to Japan in November...
Bolts to secure rock wall over highway

...boulders tumbled down along a 190-foot stretch of North Tongass Highway, just north of Ridge Road near Peninsula were declared unlivable and were removed. The North Tongass Highway widening project has included several blasting sites...


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