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People questioned in shooting released

...police of racial bias.5:30 P.M.The Missouri State Highway Patrol is sending more troopers to Ferguson following...apprehended and brought to justice."Nixon says the Missouri State Highway Patrol is in contact with investigators with St. Louis...
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Train hits stalled truck, injuring 55

...thought, 'Oh my God, it's going to happen,'" she said.The truck driver was not injured, said North Carolina State Highway Patrol Jeff Gordon.The tractor-trailer, owned by Guy M. Turner Inc. in Greensboro, had a permit to carry an...
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...Commissioner Mike Neussl, who will be overseeing the state's marine transportation system, would be overseeing state highways as well until an additional deputy commissioner is appointed. Neussl will not be responsible for highways in the...
State | AK legislature
DOT commissioner brings back two deputies

...Specialist finalist.He took up again with the department Monday.DOT usually has one deputy commissioner each for state highways, the Alaska Marine Highway System and aviation. Deputy Commissioner John Binder will stay with the department and...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Road makes no economic sense

...studies, the Juneau economists used the widely accepted cost-benefit methodology endorsed by the Association of State Highway and Transportation Officers. When choosing between alternative highway projects, the standard is to dismiss projects...
Prefiled bills in plain English

...of Motor Vehicles office can be issued a restricted driver's license that allows them to drive locally but not on state highways or outside the state.? HB 63 - Gara and Ortiz - Would reduce interest rates on student loans for Alaskans who have...
Local | AK legislature
DOT to fight avalanches on the Road with blasting

...DOT is no stranger to designing roads through avalanche zones. There are 60 common avalanche areas that affect state highways and roads, DOT spokesman Jeremy Woodrow said."The Seward Highway, one of the state's busiest highways, has...
My Turn: Egan lighting project makes roads safer

...this project as the first large-scale deployment of light-emitting diode (LED) highway illumination on an Alaska state highway. Engineering analysis demonstrated that it was feasible. However, the quality of LED lighting is different than...
Opinion: DOT's highways to nowhere

...Good Friday Earthquake of 1964. The road up the Copper River to Chitina, where it was supposed to connect to the state highway system, was never finished.The only vehicle access to Cordova is via ferry, and like Juneau, about half the town...
Will traffic deaths rise as states legalize pot?

...highway safety," said Jonathan Adkins, executive director of Governors Highway Safety Association, which represents state highway safety offices."We don't know enough about the scope of marijuana-impaired driving to call it a big or small...


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