Anchorage adds firm to defendants in port lawsuit

...Terracon Consultants Inc., an engineering services corporation hired to independently review the project, and two construction contractors, Quality Asphalt Pavement and MKB Constructors.The case is scheduled for trial in October 2015.
Crashing through the snow

...well in advance.? Brake carefully and in advance.? Beware of icy spots, which can be 10 times more slippery than dry pavement at 30 degrees Fahrenheit. Watch out for black ice at intersections, underpasses, shady spots and bridges.? When driving...
Sea Coast Relay runners burn pavement

Juneau's running community hit the pavement in Saturday's 23rd Annual Sea Coast Relay and covered the 21.8 mile course from the University of Alaska Southeast to Eagle...
Quebec town still recovering from train disaster a year later

LAC-MEGANTIC, Quebec - Backhoes and bulldozers are still digging out oil-seeped soil and pavement in the center of this lakeside Quebec town. Where the post office, public library and restaurants once stood, there is only...
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Pure Sole: Road kill is art

...the South Klondike Highway at, say, about 1 a.m. on Saturday morning and your high beams flash on a form molded into the pavement, please don't just discard it as road kill.Road kill is art!Especially if it is me.You may note my knotted form...
Racers conquer ski area

...Road Race roughly one-quarter of a mile into the 10-mile and 5-mile course and never waivered, although it slowed once pavement ceased and the dirt incline shifted to a higher grade."This was the first time I have actually run it so it is a personal...
What if? better."The first game would be Oct. 21 in Anaheim. Until then, our cars will be idling, our steering wheels gripped tight, and, for once, the pavement that usually occupies our nightmares will be the freeway of our dreams.
Crimson Bears beat black bear, win Region meet

...passed Chris before the woods," Geobel said. "I think I cut people off so they wouldn't pass me."Once Geobel hit the pavement with 600 meters to go, teammate Alize Arthur told him to 'Drop the hammer.'The two ran together through a sprint into...
Hunting for whale & votes above the Arctic Circle $7 a gallon, off-brand milk nearly $11. Polar bears sometimes prowl the edge of town. The roads are dirt, because pavement won't make it through the cold of winter, and the shortcut to downtown is a path across a frozen lagoon.This is the Alaska...
Pure Sole: Hey Parnell! Pass it to me!

...matter listening to my conscience knows otherwise.This game is for control of the U.S. Senate. I can run on trails, pavement and atop mountains, but I have no skills for the game these two are playing.Hmmm, let's talk marijuana.I hate to say...


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