Driver makes nearly 5K flawless runs on haul road

FAIRBANKS - John Schank has been routinely driving one of the most dangerous roads in America for more than 37 years without a single accident.
Sports On TV

...practice for Mudsummer Classic, at New Weston, Ohio7:30 a.m., FS1 - NASCAR...practice for Mudsummer Classic, at New Weston, Ohio1 p.m., FS1 - NASCAR, Truck...qualifying for Mudsummer Classic, at New Weston, Ohio3 p.m., FS1 - NASCAR, Truck...
JDHS sweeps Sitka cross-country meet

...94; 77 Camden Suarez SIT 21:14.18; 78 Leif Vancise SIT 21:16.74; 79 Thomas Friday Mt.E 21:19.09; 80 Samuel Weston KTN 21:20.41; 81 Kenneth Johnson KTN 21:24.02; 82 Roger Trout HYD 21:26.58; 83 Randy Roberts HNH 21:28.13...
Juneau harriers attack state trails

...Conner Buxton SHS 00:20.22; 54. Jonathan Skaggs KHS 00:20.23; 55. Kyle Hagerman PSG 00:20.25; 56. Samuel Weston KHS 00:20.27; 57. Simon Marks JDHS 00:20.27; 58. Marshall Murray-Shapland JDHS 00:20.31; 59. Leo Jackson...
Denali Borough students blaze new trails

FAIRBANKS - More than a dozen high school students from Denali Borough School District took to the trails in Denali National Park and Preserve this last week to craft new trails.
Denali road crews juggle access with protection

FAIRBANKS - The workers on the Denali National Park and Preserve road crews spend their time navigating a narrow path between two imposing bodies.
Volunteers spend night out for homeless awareness

FAIRBANKS - It had been a long time since Tracyann George had to spend a night on the street, but she did it once more recently.
Alaska fire near 150 homes, burns 151 sq. miles

...for retirees.Fire spokeswoman Michelle Weston said about 50 homes were evacuated briefly...percent contained as of Saturday morning, Weston said. The fire grew by nearly 29 square...containment lines on the north and west sides, Weston said.The Funny Ridge fire was the only...
Alaska wildfire grows to 193 square miles

...see such large fires this early in the season, said Michelle Weston, spokeswoman with the Alaska Interagency Management Team...with an average of a million acres burned each fire season, Weston said.The state is experiencing unusually dry conditions because...
Wildfires grow in southcentral Alaska

...mouth of the Kasilof River, said fire spokeswoman Michelle Weston.Firefighters turned most of their attention to the northwest...night and 100 more firefighters could be on scene Thursday, Weston said."We will be at 150," she said.Across Cook Inlet...


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