KTUU-TV of Anchorage, Alaska, reports on the Anchorage School District's ongoing installation of Global Positioning System (GPS) devices on all of it s buses. The district says the ability to track school buses on a single computer screen will boost safety, particularly in the winter months, when hazardous driving conditions in snowy Alaska might cause accidents. One bus driver said she appreciates the efforts the district has made to install GPS tracking. "Where I drive is way up on the top of the mountain, and I'm the only bus up there," she says. "... But they can locate me and...

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