3 vehicles damaged when moose crosses Sterling Highway

SOLDOTNA - A moose on the Sterling Highway led to two crashes and damage to three vehicles Monday night south of Soldotna.Alaska State Troopers say 52-year-old Theresa Ann Holman of Kasilof just before 6 p.m...
Photo: Two-vehicle accident

A woman is carried from the driver's seat of a sedan to an ambulance by Capital City Fire/Rescue personnel after a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Egan Drive and Old Dairy Road on Friday. To read more see today's blotter.
Treacherous roads prompt school cancellation in Anchorage

...11 accidents and two more with injuries. Almost all of those were in town. Dispatchers had reports of more than 25 other vehicles in distress, and almost all of those were on the Glenn Highway.Police spokeswoman Anita Shell says people are "slipping...
Mysterious electric car startup looking to build $1B factory

...and running."Developing an electric vehicle platform from scratch takes many 2.6 percent of all "light duty vehicles" (which also includes vans and pickup...for customers who want luxury electric vehicles."The market's only going to get...
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Blast levels New Jersey home 'like a pancake,' killing one

...mayor said.The blast leveled the two-family duplex "like a pancake," Bollwage said. Swarms of fire trucks and rescue vehicles crammed the street where the explosion occurred, a scant 100 yards from a busy corridor.The explosion happened on the second...
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Police & Fire for Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015

...National Bank on Front Street.Vehicle accident? At 3:09 a.m. Friday, police investigated a vehicle collission on private property...block of Douglas Highway. Both vehicles sustained less than $400 in damage. No one was injured.Vehicle in ditch? At 7:33 a...
Budget cuts threaten to slow snow plows

...the warning was later revised, calling instead for 8 to 14 inches), city employees were out in trucks and on all-terrain vehicles clearing the streets. The state Department of Transportation also had plows out clearing state-owned roadways, such as...
4 killed, 14 hurt in fiery crash near D.C.

...authorities believe that a pickup truck first collided with another vehicle, and then continued forward with a tire on fire when it hit...single-family home. The extent of the fire and other damage to the vehicles involved wasn't immediately known.A spokeswoman for MedStar...
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Police blotter for Friday, Nov. 13, 2015

...Parking? At 2:18 p.m. Wednesday, a vehicle was impounded due to a parking violation...the 2800 block of Douglas Highway. The vehicle was impounded.Trespassing? At 11...block of Trout Street. Alcohol involved.Vehicle accident? At 10:38 p.m. Wednesday...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015

...including a 4:50 a.m. call for a single vehicle accident on Glacier Highway. Two males were extricated from the vehicle - one was given basic life support...into a reort of stolen gasoline from a vehicle in the 1800 block of Glacier Highway...


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