Alaska Science Forum: Minto earthquakes then, now and tomorrow

...Minto has a scientific device that hears the Earth from beneath airport gravel. The instrument will record the passage of four wheelers, the tire bumps of the mail plane from Fairbanks and tremors in the ground from the restless lake country to the east. Seconds...
Soldotna man dies after pinned under 4-wheeler

...63-year-old Soldotna man died after he was pinned under a 4-wheeler on a rough trail in the Ninilchik area.Troopers say they...Monday evening that a deceased man was pinned under the 4-wheeler in the Caribou Hills trail system.Troopers say Donald Burns...
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...
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...
Boy reaches plea deal in musk ox killings

...reported. Authorities say the boys chased the animals with four-wheelers and shot them with rifles over several days.The boys' used in the killings. That includes guns and four-wheelers.He also will have to pay $3,000 in restitution, a fraction...
Search underway for Brevig Mission man missing

...was found the following day on the shore near the western Alaska village.The search for Olanna has involved boats, four-wheelers and an Alaska Army National Guard helicopter. Gusty winds prevented boaters from searching the waters on Saturday, and people...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, July 30, 2014

...Regional Hospital.? At 3:57 p.m. Monday, CCFR responded to an EMS call and trail rescue on the Treadwell trail. Four-wheelers needed for rescue. Woman was located and taken to BRH.? At 4:24 p.m. Monday, advanced life support care was given...
Troopers suspend search for missing village man July 15.According to troopers, Olanna's clothing was found the following day on the shore near the western Alaska village.The search for Olanna has involved four-wheelers, boats and an Alaska Army National Guard helicopter.
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...
Family of man in Anchorage escalator death sues

...Weidner said.Municipal attorney Dennis Wheeler said surveillance video shows Meiners...operation and code compliance, according to Wheeler. The video was provided to Alaska Dispatch...seen is, we're in code compliance," Wheeler said. "And the fact of the matter is...


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