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...questioned.ANCHORAGE - Alaska State Troopers say an 82-year-old woman has died in a house fire in the western Alaska village of Koyuk.Troopers were notified Sunday afternoon that Ethel Adams was found dead in her home after the fire was...
Cannabis coalition hears from community

...shared their concerns. Nikiski resident Larry Shafer wanted to know how marijuana could be transported to remote Alaska villages on a boat when the U.S. Coast Guard follows federal law. Shafer said he viewed marijuana as a gateway drug to...
Volunteers bring Santa to remote Alaska village

...Shishmaref during the Saturday visit. It's the 58th year the program has brought a little holiday cheer to remote Alaska villages, where poverty is widespread."For some of these kids, if it weren't for the toys we're delivering, they...
Fundraiser nets $13,000 for fallen state troopers

...On May 1, 2014 Sgt. Patrick Scott Johnson and Trooper Gabriel "Gabe" Rich went on a call in the small Interior Alaska village of Tanana. They were killed in the line of duty. On May 2 the Kenai Peninsula Chapter of Safari Club International...
Parnell, Walker outline views on Alaska Native issues

...Mallott would be in charge of elections as lieutenant governor. Mallott is a Tlingit who was born in the southeast Alaska village of Yakutat. Concluding the forum, the candidates were invited to say one good thing about their opponents. Both...
Charge: Alaska man, 19, shot troopers from behind

...19-year-old man armed himself with an assault rifle and shot them seven times, killing them outside his home in a remote Alaska village, authorities said in charges filed Saturday.Nathanial Lee Kangas appeared in a Fairbanks court two days after Trooper...
2 Alaska State Troopers killed, two men taken into custody

...Two Alaska State Troopers were shot and killed Thursday when they were conducting an investigation in the Interior Alaska village of Tanana, the agency and a local shopkeeper said. Killed were Sgt. Patrick "Scott" Johnson and trooper Gabriel...
Senate fisheries act draft begins circulating

...allocates 10.7 percent of the Bering Sea federal fisheries harvest to six organizations representing 65 Western Alaska villages within 50 miles of the coast. Currently, there is no fishing allowed under the Arctic FMP. That draft is dated...
Troopers identify plane crash victims

...November. Four people were killed and six others were injured in the crash of that commuter flight outside the southwest Alaska village of Saint Marys. A preliminary NTSB report said the plane had diverted course because of deteriorating weather.An...
Alaska village sues feds to open road in refuge

ANCHORAGE - An Alaska village sued the U.S. Interior Department on Wednesday after it rejected a road through a national wildlife refuge that could improve...


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