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Two vehicles sink on ice stretch used as a shortcut in Fairbanks

...section long used as an ice-covered shortcut between Airport Way and Chena Small Tracts Road.Bob Weaver, the owner of Ron's Towing, said a rented SUV driven by an out-of-state motorist sank Dec. 15 after making a left turn onto the river from Pike's...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

...vehicle leaking gasoline. Absorbent pads and granules were laid to contain the fuel. Vehicle owner contacted and he contacted a towing company. Vehicle owner advised not to start the vehicle, and that he was responsible of disposing the absorbent materials at...
Remembering the Hoonah Boys

...opened the world's doors. Greenwald had been stationed in Adak as part of the U.S, Army Transportation Corps. He recalled towing supply barges through the Aleutian Islands as far as Attu.Horton also saw his share of the state: He was stationed in Anchorage...
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Panel collects details of Shell drill ship towing procedures

ANCHORAGE - A towing plan for a Royal Dutch Shell PLC drill...from the center, broke away from its towing vessel in 20-foot swells Dec. 27...faced by the Kulluk and its 360-foot towing vessel, the Aiviq.The decision to begin...
Anchorage leaders consider towing crackdown

...reviving an effort to crack down on city towing companies.Assemblymen Dick Traini ordinance that's intended to make towing more "humane" for drivers, The Anchorage...Traini and Honeman want to set limits on towing companies' charges, toughen enforcement...
Francis John Parsons

...the attack on Pearl Harbor, he joined the Merchant Marine as an assistant engineer. He at first sailed in domestic waters, towing barges between Seattle and the Aleutians, and later took to deep water, sailing on freighters and tankers in the North Atlantic...
Emergency towing exercises set for this week ship, tugboat and helicopter will take part in emergency towing system exercises Wednesday and Thursday in Gastineau designed to develop the best procedure for deploying the towing system on a cruise ship in emergencies. For more information...
Grounded towing vessel spills up to 1,000 gallons of diesel fuel near Nome's harbor

NOME - A towing vessel went aground on rocks near Nome's harbor and spilled up to 1,000 gallons of diesel fuel into the ocean, officials said...
Pure Sole: Yeah! Klas!

...or delirium, but the noise of an overly enthusiastic middle school runner hit the mark.So did the catcalls from a large RV towing a steaming hot tub, bathers included, who generously shared orange slices.Orange slices.... mmmmmmm... delicious...
Family of teen killed on Auke Lake sues city, two others

...other users of Auke Lake. According to police reports, Herring had very little experience using a Jet Ski and no experience towing passengers. He drove the Jet Ski at about 40 mph with the two teens attached at the back and "failed to anticipate the trajectory...


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