Fairbanks politicians warned for violating 'billboard law'

...according to the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner. For a sign to be legal, it needs to be almost two football fields away from the pavement.In Fairbanks, there are a number of signs along state-maintained roads despite the law."My personal feeling is that...
Police and Fire dispatches for Aug. 10, 2015

...disorderly conduct in the 200 block of Franklin Street after they attacked a man unprovoked downtown, knocking him to the pavement and injuring him. Dugaqua's breath-alcohol level was 0.378 percent, and Totemoff's was 0.375 percent. Both were...
Get your run on with fashion at midnight

Juneau's vast running, walking and wheel chairing community is set to hit the pavement again on Saturday evening just before the stroke of midnight in Juneau's biggest community run (and, arguably, the most highly...
6 killed in balcony collapse during party

...collapsed with a sharp crack, spilling them about 50 feet onto the pavement. Six people were killed and seven seriously injured.Police...on the fourth-floor balcony just beneath it, leaving the pavement strewn with rubble and the red plastic cups that are practically...
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Sitka crews begin tearing up aging street pavement

...for years with how to pay to replace pavement put down during the heyday of the state's...department spent about a day removing the pavement from a quarter-mile stretch of Anna...correct lane to avoid the deep ruts in the pavement, which created a hazard on the hairpin...
Frank Maier Marathon athletes prepare

...appearance in the Capital City.Steve Boone, 66, the founder of the 50 States Marathon Club, also returns to feast on the pavement and the after race barbecue. There are sure to be a number of his club members in bibs as well.According to co-race coordinator...
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...
Lena Beach, West Glacier improvements moving forward

...of outhouses from six to three "fully accessible" ones, add parking, pave the parking areas, paint parking lines on the pavement, add speed bumps and a curb, and reconstruct the shelters, moving them a little. On West Glacier, crews will construct...
Deadly balcony collapse tied to rotted beams

...building during a 21st-birthday party held by visiting Irish college students Tuesday, dumping 13 people 50 feet onto the pavement. In addition to the six killed, seven were seriously hurt."More than likely it was caused by rain and caused by water...
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Green infrastructure planning grants available for Alaska communities

...soils and vegetation to infiltrate, evaporate and recycle polluted stormwater runoff. It includes practices such as porous pavements, vegetated swales, and other uses of vegetation to intercept, reduce and treat stormwater and pollutants. "Protecting...


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