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Alaskans Ask For Help From U.S. Transportation Secretary

The federal government's top transportation official is visiting Alaska this week to look at ways to help the state's residents.

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Head of Mat-Su Borough Schools Welcomes Students' Return

Thursday marks the first day of the 2014-2015 school year in the Mat-Su Borough School District -- one which Superintendent Dr. Deena Paramo says will be all about putting value and variety into the borough's classrooms.

ENSTAR: Contractor Caused Wasilla Gas Line Breach

A major gas line break at a Wasilla shopping area, which briefly had Mat-Su Borough authorities contemplating a closure of the Parks Highway and an evacuation of the immediate area, was caused by a contractor's construction work.

Wasilla Man Injured in Sunday Wreck off Parks Highway

A Wasilla man is recuperating in Anchorage after a single-vehicle crash late Sunday, which Alaska State Troopers say began on the Parks Highway and ended on the far side of a local road.

Dozens Committed to Willow Creek Search Friday

Willow Creek Search for Missouri Man Suspended

An organized search of the Willow Creek area involving Alaska State Troopers and numerous rescue agencies for a missing man from Missouri was suspended over the weekend, nearly seven days to the point when he was last seen.

Wasilla Man Held for DUI in Near-Crash, Chase with Trooper

A Wasilla man is being held on felony DUI charges after Alaska State Troopers say he almost hit a trooper's patrol cruiser Thursday night, starting a chase in which he ultimately tried to walk away from his vehicle.

Mat-Su Borough Ordered to Repay $12.3M in Fast Ferry Funds

Mat-Su Borough Ordered to Repay $12.3M in Fast Ferry Funds

The Mat-Su Borough has a month to return $12.3 million in federal funding for a fast ferry constructed as part of a troubled transit project, which never saw service due to its planned docking facilities never being completed.


Four-Vehicle KGB Road Crash Leaves 1 Person Injured

One person was injured in a four-vehicle crash that temporarily closed Knik-Goose Bay Road Thursday afternoon, according to the Wasilla Police Department.

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