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Anchorage police seek help in tracking down wanted man

Anchorage police are asking the public to help track down Dajon Hale.

State avalanche crews take preventative measures on Parks Highway

Drivers on the Parks Highway can expect delays just north of Cantwell on Sunday due to avalanche mitigation.

Parks Highway reported closed at Sheep Creek due to accident

The Alaska Department of Transportation (DOT) is reporting an accident on the Parks Highway at Sheep Creek. That's in the area of milepost 88, according to an employee at Sheep Creek Lodge.

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Months later, halted Ambler Road project moves forward

A construction project that would connect the Kobuk Mineral District to the Dalton Highway via more than 200 miles of road is moving forward after being on hold for about a year.

AFD campaign teaches simplified CPR technique

Simplified CPR: Firefighters teach lifesaving chest compressions

In an effort to increase the chances of a cardiac arrest patient's survial, AFD and the Anchorage Firefighters Union recently launched a campaign to create awareness of simplified CPR steps involving only chest compressions.

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From the parks to the trails, Alaskans opt outside for Black Friday

While crowds of shoppers lined up outside big box stores searching for the perfect deal Friday, many Alaskans opted instead to spend some time outside on the biggest shopping day of the year.

DOT: Avalanche mitigation to cause weekend delays on Parks Hwy

Drivers on the Parks Highway may experience intermittent delays this weekend as officials perform avalanche mitigation at Panorama Mountain between mileposts 216 to 220, the Department of Transportation has said.

Search for missing back-country skier put on hold

Search for missing back-country skier put on hold

Inclement weather and dangerous avalanche conditions continue to hamper search efforts for a missing back country skier last heard from on Nov. 22, the Hatcher Pass Avalanche Center said Friday.

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There are currently no severe weather alerts.

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