2017 News Archive
(July - September)

Holland America purchases coaches - 8/20/17
By Justin Perry

So, word on the street here in PA is that some of the ex-Norfolk Southern equipment may be heading north to Alaska...I guess it has been confirmed that Holland America bought a couple of coaches off NS.


Kenai Peninsula gets 6 projects in capital budget - 8/9/17
Peninsula Clarion

The Kenai Peninsula will get a few projects funded in the Legislature’s fiscal year 2018, the majority of which are in Seward.

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Engine 557 Restoration Co. receives $10,000 in donations - 8/3/17
By Katie Stark

WASILLA -- On Monday, the Engine 557 Restoration Co. received two $5,000 checks to help further the refurbishment of their World War II era steam engine.

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Stubbs, Talkeetna’s honorary cat mayor, dies - 7/23/17
By Chris Klint

Stubbs, Talkeetna’s honorary cat mayor beloved by Alaskans and tourists alike, has died at the age of 20 according to the animal’s owners.

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Nobody hurt when train hits SUV in South Anchorage - 7/20/17
Alaska Dispatch News
By Tegan Hanlon

No one was injured when a freight train crashed into an SUV in South Anchorage early Thursday, according to the Anchorage Police Department and the Alaska Railroad.

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