Vehicle-motorcycle crash closes Seward Highway near Girdwood

On one of Alaska's busiest driving nights of the year, when highways are full of people heading south to the Kenai Peninsula, drivers near Girdwood are being told the Seward Highway will be closed until at least midnight Saturday.

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2015 Fur Rondy photos

In this gallery:

-- Mr. Fur Face Contest

-- Running of the Reindeer

-- Fur Bikini Contest

-- The Great Train Show

-- Artistry in Wood

-- Rondy Carnival

-- CANstruction

-- Outhouse Races

-- Snow Sculptures

Photos by Jeff Rivet

Fur Rondy carries on despite warm weather and cancelled sled dog race

Fur Rondy

Despite unseasonably warm temperatures that forced the cancellation of Fur Rondy's key event officials expect a good turnout for festivities.

Fur Rondy royalty announced

80th anniversary

In this video:

-- This year marks the centennial of Anchorage and also the 80th anniversary of the Fur Rendezvous celebration next month.

-- Along with 2 princesses, a queen, and a lord and lady trapper, there are a king and queen regent who are selected from within the membership of the pioneers of Alaska. 

-- The first Rondy King and Queen regent were selected in 1959 and a few years later, a…

2015 Fur Rondy Guide:

Rondy Guide
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