In a major upset of the Mount Marathon women’s race, Emelie Forsberg is Mount Marathon’s fastest runner for 2015, taking the top spot in a race many people thought was a longtime junior champion’s to win.
The Seward Highway has reopened near Girdwood after a motorcyclist died Friday night when he was thrown in a collision then struck by the Alaska State Trooper pursuing him, troopers said early Saturday.
Alaska State Troopers charged both drivers in a rollover crash Thursday on Prince of Wales Island which left a woman injured, saying the two men could face additional counts as an investigation continues.
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.
A 29-year-old motorcyclist was killed early Friday morning after his motorcycle struck a Subaru Outback and the man was thrown from his vehicle, then struck by another, approaching motorcycle, police say.