28 November 2023
4 children found dead, including suspect, after 15-year-old boy opens fire at his home in Fairbanks, Alaska, police say
1 year ago
4.0 magnitude earthquake. 223 km WSW of Adak, Alaska
Witness accounts from people living at the camp and volunteers on site described a sudden series of gunshots. (One at first thought it was bear-related.) Later, police walked through, pausing to talk to campers and ask if their tents were torn by bullets
Officer Involved Shooting Investigation: 8400 Starview Drive
Anchorage police are investigating an officer-involved shooting at Centennial Park
Police respond to gunfire at Centennial Park in East Anchorage
1 year ago
4.5 magnitude earthquake. 268 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska
Officers have safely taken multiple people into custody for questioning. SWAT will be clearing from the area shortly but police will remain on scene while the area is processed.
Shooting Investigation; 300-Block Klevin St; Klevin St closed between 3rd and 4th Ave
Homicide Investigation; 300-Block Klevin Street
4 bears killed in Alaska campground reserved for homeless
The Clear Fire continues to threaten homes near Anderson, even as firefighting crews cleared brush and maintained fire breaks between the fire and existing structures
1 year ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 58 km E of Port Alsworth, Alaska
1 year ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 21 km SW of Adak, Alaska
Very high fire danger prompts burn restrictions through much of Southcentral and Interior Alaska
A man was shot to death late Tuesday near East 76th Avenue and King Street in South Anchorage, and a suspect is in custody, police said
Police are investigating a deadly shooting in Taku in the Campbell neighborhood
Police investigating deadly shooting in Taku, Campbell neighborhood
The Anchorage Fire Department is responding to a fire in the Airport Heights community near Sitka Street Park
Anchorage Fire Department Assistant Chief Alex Boyd said the unified command that tackled the fire near Dowling and Elmore Roads was turned over to the Division of Forestry around 11 p.m. and crews were sent home for the night
Elmore and Dowling roads have been reopened in the vicinity of the East Anchorage wildfire, police say. Drivers are being asked to make room for firefighting crews over the coming days
The Anchorage Office of Emergency Management, citing updated fire mapping, says the wildfire burning in East Anchorage near Campbell Park has grown to 13.1 acres and is 30% contained
The wildland fire burning in East Anchorage has grown to about 5 acres. Firefighters will remain on scene overnight
Water-dropping helicopters and retardant tankers from the Alaska Division of Forestry have been deployed to contain the wildfire near Campbell Park, which has grown to about 4 acres
A roughly 2-acre wildfire reported Thursday afternoon near Campbell Park in Anchorage sent clouds of white smoke into the sky and caused road closures in the area as firefighters work to contain it
A large wildfire in Anchorage has closed down multiple roads, according to Anchorage Fire Department Assistant Chief Alex Boyd. The fire is in the area of Dowling and Elmore roads. Boyd said both roads are closed near the intersection
Anchorage police are investigating a Thursday morning shooting that left a woman hospitalized with gunshot wounds
1 year ago
3.1 magnitude earthquake. 70 km from Valdez, AK, United States
Police in Vestavia Hills, Alabama, confirmed multiple people were shot Thursday night at Saint Stephen's Episcopal Church. The suspect is in custody, according to officers
Police investigating death of man found at Kincaid Park beach