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Homeless man in Anchorage uses homemade spear to kill bear

...tent. David Tandler, 49, told officers he was worried it would harm children inside the tent, Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman Beth Ipsen said in an email to The Associated Press. No children were present at the camp site when troopers arrived...

...September 2014 near Homer.Under Alaska law, it is illegal to use a helicopter to hunt for game.Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters says the allegations surfaced when someone who worked for the production company tipped off troopers...
Federal investigators expected at site of plane crash

...Rescuers planned to try again to recover the body of pilot Fariah Peterson of Birmingham, Alabama, said Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman Beth Ipsen.The Cessna 207, operated by Wings of Alaska, departed from Juneau and was headed to the community...
Trooper vehicle totaled near Soldotna

...roadside ditch, near mile 99 of the highway rolled onto their sides and were totalled, according to the dispatch. Trooper spokeswoman Megan Peters said the accident happened just before 5:40 p.m.Reach Rashah McChesney at rashah.mcchesney...
Italian tourist killed when hit by piece of Alaska glacier to the backcountry by helicopter to go skiing. The party was later taken to the glacier site by helicopter. Troopers spokeswoman Beth Ipsen said the group began gathering for a photo. "Alexander was away from the group, but making his way...
Troopers release names of pilots in Alaska crash He says that could mean someone was treated and released, or requested exclusion from the directory. Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters says she doesn't know the condition of the pilots Sunday. Responders found two separate wreckage...
Troopers investigate tasing

...2007. The officers may use them "in accordance with their training and the specifics of the situation," said troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters. Former Gov. Sean Parnell signed a bill last year that will allow village public safety officers...
Man wounded by Troopers on Sterling Highway

...taken to an Anchorage hospital for treatment of what were described as serious injuries.No troopers were hurt.Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters said she didn't have any additional details.
Nikiski teacher's wounds life-threatening

...waited until about 12:45 p.m. At the time, Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters said the troopers had not asked the...but would not divulge details of the situation. Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters said the Troopers had not asked the...
Troopers identify plane crash victims

...the scene by helicopter after the plane was reported overdue, and a local pilot spotted the burning wreckage, troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters said.Responders found the remains of the men in the wreckage.Johnson said he didn't know who...


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