Transportation Top Stories

Police identify 2 victims of deadly Glenn Highway crash

Police on Monday identified the victims of a deadly Friday afternoon crash near the Eklutna exit of Glenn Highway.

Mat-Su officials need more state funds for rail project

In what's billed as an effort to get goods from the interior to the tidewater and vice versa, Mat-Su officials will ask the state Legislature for $110 million to help finish the Port MacKenzie Rail Extension project.

Lawmakers trying to halt federal train regs

Alaska Railroad and state lawmakers are grappling with a federal mandate that would make improvements to train safety. 

KTUU / Austin Baird

Father says family 'amazed' by community support after daughter's crash

A woman was seriously injured, and a young girl lost her legs and broke vertebrae in a Christmas Day crash on Sterling Highway near Anchor Point.


New study out on Knik Arm Crossing

The population near a proposed bridge between Anchorage and Port MacKenzie would grow “modestly” if the project goes through according to several consultants.

Anchorage Port Plan

Second time is (hopefully) the charm for Anchorage Port upgrade

Mayor Dan Sullivan and executive members of the Anchorage Port Modernization Project introduced their top choice for a concept design of the Anchorage Port.

Alaska pilots check their skills before taking on winter skies

The Alaskan Aviation Fall Safety Seminar offered a refresher course in Anchorage this weekend to pilots preparing themselves for winter flying.

Juneau highway supporters try to clear project roadblocks

Juneau highway supporters try to clear project roadblocks

Public comment on a proposed road in Southeast Alaska has been extended until Nov. 25.

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Last updated 12:53 AM AKDT on April 26, 2015