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Parts of the Richardson Highway are expected to remain closed for up to 72 hours as crews dig out from some of the biggest avalanches ever seen in the area.Sean Doogan
A bill pending review in the U.S. Senate would stop the TSA from keeping the change when airport travelers forget to pick up coins from plastic bins at the security checkpoint -- to the tune of about $3,600 a year in Alaska alone.Dermot Cole
The section of highway -- running roughly from the Moose River bridge to the Soldotna Fred Meyer -- is one of five designated state highway corridors due to higher-than-normal crash rates.Joseph Robertia
High fuel costs may have contributed to the Richardson Highway landmark's closure.Dermot Cole
The Aircraft Owners & Pilots Association publication explores all that a group trip to Alaska can offer visitors who pilot their own planes between a series of local adventures.Colleen Mondor
Alaska has some of the most remote national parks in the country, including Aniakchak National Monument and Preserve, which reported only 19 visitors last year.  But another park spent a whopping $1,368 per visitor. Craig Medred
Ready, set, go: Act fast or miss a sweet airfare deal from Alaska Airlines that's good for travel through March 5, 2014 but requires ticket purchase within 48 hours.Scott McMurren
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials rejected plans by Air North for a daily flight to Fairbanks next summer from Dawson City, suggesting that the flight by the Yukon airline should land in Anchorage instead.Dermot Cole
The crew operating the state ferry Tustumena expects to be able to fix an electrical problem that forced the 50-year-old ship to cancel a Thursday sailing.Pat Forgey
For someone accustomed to traveling by foot and raft, at a pace of 200 miles per month, even taking the ferry in Southeast Alaska can feel blisteringly fast. But there's certainly time enough to contemplate the surroundings. Erin McKittrick