Groups sue to ban four-wheelers in park

ANCHORAGE - Conservation organizations are suing to ban recreational four-wheelers from Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, saying the National Park Service didn't follow its own rules in allowing...
Brooks Range pulsations: My own unsolved mystery

...towards his village. I didn't notice the pulsations for the most part then, but as soon as two Anaktuvuk men on four-wheelers rescued my companion and left me to solitude, I heard and felt them even more deeply than before.Fifteen days and thousands...
Kotzebue Diary

...out to the airport to say goodbye to the president. About 100 people are gathered, standing in truck beds, cars and four-wheelers allowed no closer than 50 feet away from the fence. He is so far away, and it's growing windier and colder and night is...
In 2015, nearly 3 dozen Alaska villages lack basic plumbing

...collection point commonly known as a washeteria. Human waste is dumped into bins outside homes, then collected by locals on four-wheelers and trailers and hauled to the sewage lagoon of the community, located nearly 500 miles west of Anchorage. Dock said sometimes...
Alaska Editorial: ATV safety: Know how to handle your four-wheeler

...The snowmachines have been put away, and now the four-wheelers and other all-terrain vehicles are out. Boats also have...injury or death if not used properly.Snowmachines and four-wheelers more so than boats seem to be associated with a number of injuries...
Tundra trail project earns national award

HOOOPER BAY - A Hooper Bay resident and others who fought to keep four-wheelers from destroying important bird nests and berry patches have won a national award. The village's ATV Trail Project Partnership...
Perseverance Theatre to open Sondheim's "Sweeney Todd" Friday

...Barber of Fleet Street" on Nov. 6. "Sweeney Todd," which features music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by Hugh Wheeler, runs on the Perseverance Theatre mainstage in Douglas from Nov. 6?Dec. 6.The action follows Benjamin Barker, who...
NHL roundup for Friday, Nov. 13, 2015

...consecutive win. Pavelec had 28 saves.Tyler Myers' first goal this season had tied the game 3-3 at 9:17 of the third. Blake Wheeler and Jacob Trouba also scored for the Jets.SABRES 3, PANTHERS 2SUNRISE, Fla. - Cody Franson scored the tiebreaking goal...
Empire Readers' Council editorial: Reaching our community's full potential

...Change is possible. And it can start now.? Empire Readers' Council editorials are written by members Joe Geldhof, Tom Rutecki, Amy Skilbred, Alex Wertheimer and Marc Wheeler. Director of Audience Abby Lowell serves as a moderator.
Trapper Creek man dies when plane strikes tree

...Kula Road.Trooper spokeswoman Beth Ipsen said no one else was in the plane.Responders traveled to the crash site on four-wheelers that evening, said Ken Barkley, deputy emergency services director for the Matanuska-Susitna Borough.Ipsen said state...


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