In shrinking town of Cold Bay, a last kid

...once a military airbase, which offered a movie theater and a bowling alley. People were always whizzing around on three-wheelers, and kids could test their luck screwing around with the buried World War II munitions that still dot the landscape. He remembers...
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...
ATV ride at Echo Cove sends one to the hospital

...The man, whose name was not released, flipped the four-wheeler he was driving, and the machine landed on top of him, said...Juneau-based Alaska Native Corporation, which prohibits four-wheelers in the area.Goldbelt's Lands Manager Judy Mason confirmed...
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...
Enough firefighters, say Forestry managers

...being offered this season.Anyone with equipment for rent - including bulldozers, buses, fuel and water trucks, four-wheelers and boats - can list the equipment at Owners will be contacted if the equipment...
Police conclude murder-suicide in Kenai family deaths

...bodies were found less than a half-mile northwest of the family's home and about 15 yards from a trail used mostly by four-wheelers and snowmobiles. The remains were in a slight depression amid grass and bushes."If you were standing on the trail, you...
Card Street Fire spreads in Sterling

...of people who have been evacuated so far.The first firefighters to respond to the fire around 2 p.m. did so on four-wheelers because it started out in the brush, Alexandrou said.The Card Street fire has an "active burning perimeter" and trees...
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...
Mat-Su teen critically injured in 4-wheeler crash

...YouTube video is in critical condition after a four-wheeler crash while camping on the Kenai Peninsula.KTVA-TV...that 15-year-old Sam Allred was riding on the four-wheeler with his 11-year-old brother, Tom, when he crashed...


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