Alaska State Troopers say a man has been flown to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage to be treated for injuries from hours of exposure in sub-zero temperatures.
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Anchorage police are looking for two missing vulnerable men in separate cases Saturday night, expressing concern for them ahead of expected low temperatures. David Nealy was last seen leaving his home on the 3500 block of Stanford Drive, off Lake Otis Parkway near 36th Avenue, between 4:30 a.m. and 9 a.m. on Nov. 18, according to police spokesman MJ Thim.
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Court hearings have been continued for 18 taxicab drivers charged with illegally selling alcohol out of their cabs in a remote Alaska town known for its large taxicab fleet. During a status hearing Wednesday, attorneys for the drivers in Bethel told a judge they need more time to review case discovery. The defendants, including a local taxicab company, have pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor counts of selling alcohol without a license.
Police say the woman who was sought in a shooting that left one person wounded inside a pickup truck parked in South Anchorage, turned herself into the Anchorage Jail on an unrelated charge Wednesday afternoon
Juneau Police say they are investigating the death of a man who was taken to a "sleep-off center" after he was found walking intoxicated around downtown
Anchorage: man was taken into custody Sunday evening after a standoff with police. Just before 8 o'clock Sunday, Anchorage Police were called to the 4400 block of San Ernesto Avenue on reports of a disturbance
Alaska State Troopers say they have arrested a man for murder after a Wasilla man's body was found in a ditch off the Parks Highway. Troopers say on November 2, 32-year-old Patrick McMullen's body was found in a pullout near milepost 59 of the Parks Highway in Houston
Ketchikan, Alaska shooting at Roosevelt Dr: 1 killed
A Mentasta Lake man was taken into custody early Saturday on several charges after an assault involving family members, Alaska State Troopers said. Word of a disturbance involving Kevin Peterson, 23, first reached troopers just before 3 a.m. Saturday according to an online dispatch. Troopers from Tok responded to the community of about 110 people, roughly 38 miles southwest of Tok Junction.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 12km NNE of Sterling, Alaska
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Anchorage: police are asking the public to steer clear of the area near Northwood Drive and Spenard Road as they call in SWAT to help make contact with a man who barricaded himself inside an apartment complex Thursday night.
Primatologist Jane Goodall has sent a letter to every senator urging them to oppose oil drilling in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
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Anchorage: police are investigating an officer-involved shooting which ended with one man dead in an east Anchorage parking lot late Wednesday night.
Man shot at Spenard business; police say suspect is in custody alaska
According to officials, The Alaska State Troopers were called to a home on Hurst Road after a report of a burglary. Their investigation showed two people entered the home and hid their van in the garage.
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Luke Higgins was out celebrating his birthday with family Saturday evening, when he witnessed an only-in-Alaska sight. Emerging from Orso, an Anchorage restaurant along 5th Avenue, Higgins witnessed four police vehicles escorting a cow and calf moose down the road and away from traffic.
Alaska State Troopers have requested the public's help following a burglary in Willow that ended with a dump truck being stolen. Around 11 a.m. Saturday, Troopers received a call reporting a burglary in a remote area of the tiny town.
Police are looking for two suspects involved in a shooting late Friday night downtown. Right around 10, Anchorage Police responded to 4th Avenue and D Street on reports of shots fired. One adult male was found with a gunshot wound at the scene; police say he has life-threatening injuries but is expected to survive. The victim has not yet been identified.
A 30-year-old man is accused of assaulting a woman at a remote Alaska village and chasing her with a chainsaw. Soldotna radio station KSRM reports that an arrest warrant has been issued for Russell Cornelius of St. Marys who is charged with assault.
Anchorage police say they are investigating a shooting in west Anchorage that left a man with life-threatening injuries Wednesday night. APD spokesperson MJ Thim said around 8:40 p.m. a caller reported a shooting in the 3900 block of Northwood Drive. When officers arrived, they found an adult male outside who was shot multiple times. He was then taken to the hospital.
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Meth makes a comeback, killing some Alaskans
A note threatening a shooting at Lathrop high caused the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District to put area schools under strict precautions today.
Fairbanks: man was arrested over the weekend after allegedly stabbing a man in the neck inside his hotel room. 38-year-old Christopher Turco is charged with attempted murder and 2 counts of assault.
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The Sitka Police Department said they have arrested 35-year-old Nathan Leask after searching multiple locations for the shooting suspect who left a man wounded Saturday night in Sitka-- which prompted police to briefly ask that people stay indoors.
Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 29km SW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska
Sitka: A woman was wounded Saturday night in a Sitka shooting that prompted police to briefly ask that people stay indoors. Just after 7 p.m., the Sitka Police Department posted a statement regarding the shooting at Eliason Harbor on its Facebook page, saying it involved “a domestic issue” and that the shooter had left the area. A second post roughly half an hour later indicated that the suspect had been taken into custody.
One man is in custody after police, guns drawn, stopped him as he attempted to walk out the back door of an Anchorage business he had just burglarized.
Anchorage: Grand Jury indicted 18-year-old Corbin Justus Lowe for the armed robbery of a Mountain View gas station.
Nome City: At least one person has been confirmed dead after a fire destroyed the Polaris Hotel