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Tanana River study: How to identify dangerous ice

...FAIRBANKS - After mushing dogs on the Tanana River for 20 years, both for trapping...changing ice conditions on the Tanana River."After running around on bum...potentially hazardous places on the Tanana River near Fairbanks, Manley Hot Springs...
Tanana River ice breaks, ending guessing game

...richest guessing game. The ice went out Thursday on the Tanana River, moving a tripod set up on the ice enough to stop a...guess the precise moment when the ice will go out on the Tanana River at Nenana. The game was started in 1917 by Alaska Railroad...
Tanana River bridge project seeks $44M from state

JUNEAU - A request by an Alaska railroad for state money to bridge the Tanana River at Salcha is facing questions about its necessity and usefulness. The bridge is part of a larger, $800 million Alaska Railroad...
Tanana River ice jam causes minor flooding

FAIRBANKS - An ice jam on the Tanana River has caused some minor flooding in Salcha. Rob Weathers of Salcha Fire and Rescue said the department started getting calls Saturday...
EPA: Tanana River rail bridge environmental risk

FAIRBANKS - Federal regulators say a proposed Tanana River railroad bridge is an environmental risk and that alternative sites should be considered. The U.S. Environmental Protection...
Groundbreaking for Tanana River Bridge gets 21-shovel salute

...ceremonial shovels were wielded at the groundbreaking for the Tanana River bridge, which said something about both the bridge will span a 3,300-foot section of the Tanana River, marking the first phase of a four-phase project...
Town rigs Tanana River tripod

...Spring's coming, and that means it's time to rig the Tanana River tripod. Volunteers on Sunday erected the 26-foot-tall...Ice Classic, the popular statewide wager on when the Tanana River begins flowing again. Putting up the structure is the...
Work being done to prepare new Tanana River bridge site, massive amounts of rock needed

FAIRBANKS - Plans to build a new bridge across the Tanana River are moving forward with the Alaska Railroad Corp. securing...clearing ground near Salcha by the end of the week. The Tanana River bridge is part of a proposed $800 million eastward...
Contractors nearly finished with Alaska's longest bridge

...uncertain because the Alaska Railroad lacks funds to connect it to Fort Greely.Mark Peterburs, project director for the Tanana River Northern Rail Extension, said the 3,300-foot bridge will be completed on time and under its $156 million budget...
Body found in Tanana River

FAIRBANKS - The body of a man was found Sunday evening in the Tanana River, Alaska State Troopers said. Troopers said the body was found by recreational boaters west of Fairbanks. Troopers retrieved...


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