Anchorage: An ice cream shop in east Anchorage was robbed at gunpoint Wednesday night. Anchorage Police responded Wednesday night around 8:30 to the Baskin-Robbins store in the 5600 block of Debarr Road.
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Anchorage: One man has been taken into custody without incident, per APD. Officers ask that people remain clear of the area for a short time as they conduct their investigation.
Anchorage: Police say a man is in custody after he was caught inside a woman's car with a knife in his hand. APD spokesperson Renee Oistad says 30-year-old Emmanuel R. Adams was arrested Saturday afternoon after a caller reported that there was a man sitting in a woman's Nissan Sedan on the 1000 block of East 8th Avenue.
Anchorage, Alaska shooting at 68th and O'Brien: 1 injured
Anchorage: Police Department is investigating a shooting at 68th and O'Brien where one adult male was shot. The man was taken to a local hospital with life threatening injuries
Anchorage police say one man died and another person is in custody, after a shooting reported Saturday evening in Muldoon. Police spokeswoman Nora Morse said a call came in just after 10:40 p.m. reporting two men with guns on the 7000 block of Howard Avenue
Alaska State Troopers seized 3.92 ounces (111 grams) of methamphetamine Sunday from a cargo shipment in Ketchikan. The drugs were welded inside of a hydraulic engine hoist, said Troopers
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A young man in Fairbanks was struck and killed by a semi tanker truck after he left his vehicle on foot to assist a snowmachiner on the side of the road.
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The Anchorage Police Department is investigating a possible home invasion in south Anchorage Tuesday night. APD says they were called just after 6 p.m. to a reported break-in at West 88th Street and Forest Village Drive. Neighbors were asked to stay inside their homes for about an hour while police investigated.
A woman died in Fairbanks Monday following a fight between two females at a motel, according to authorities. Fairbanks Police say just before noon, they were called to the Alaska Motel in the 1500 block of South Cushman on reports of a fight and possible stabbing. The victim, who police identified as 57-year-old Jeanette Miller, was taken to Fairbanks Memorial Hospital by Fairbanks Fire where she later died
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Felt earthquake M5.3 strikes 86 km SW of Valdez (Alaska)
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F-35 goes to Alaska for icy runway testing "The testing is part of the certification process for the Norwegian drag chute and continues over the next several weeks"
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.
@lisamurkowski: While many Alaskans were out and about yesterday getting a start on holiday shopping, don’t forget today is SmallBusinessSaturday where by supporting local Alaskan businesses, you can impact your neighbors, communities, and our state’s economy.
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.