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3 motorcyclists killed in Glenn Highway accident

...and another is injured following a crash Saturday night on a key Alaska highway north of Anchorage. Alaska State Troopers spokesman Tim DeSpain says the four motorcyclists struck a vehicle on the Glenn Highway that had been pushed into their northbound...
Searchers find body of co-pilot in fatal plane crash

...located the body of Fletcher Machen, 33, about 200 feet from the crash site on the western shore of Cook Inlet, trooper spokesman Greg Wilkinson said. At 11:30 a.m., searchers using avalanche probes found the body buried under two feet...
Salcha man drives car into party bonfire

...youths had been drinking around the bonfire at the Saturday night party. It took three hours to clear the area. Trooper spokesman Greg Wilkinson said the North Star Volunteer Fire Department was called to extinguish the blaze. No youths were...
Search for hiker suspended

...the Old Glenn Highway. Troopers organized a search but those efforts failed to find anything Thursday and Friday, trooper spokesman Greg Wilkinson said. With a foot of fresh snow on the mountains, troopers decided to suspend the search effort...
Searchers recover missing man's four-wheeler from Yukon River

...crews on Monday found a four-wheeler track leading into open water about three miles downriver from St. Marys, troopers spokesman Greg Wilkinson said. Searchers located the four-wheeler and pulled it from the water Tuesday afternoon, Donaldson...
Man killed, woman injured in Fort Yukon snowmachine accident troopers. Rustad appeared to have been drinking and reported she thought she might have been assaulted, said trooper spokesman Greg Wilkinson. Fort Yukon police discovered a wrecked snowmachine on the same road. Wilkinson said a search of...
Jail inmate strangled after spilling hot chocolate

...were watching television when Sage picked up a pillow. Stromme challenged him, saying the pillow was his, said trooper spokesman Greg Wilkinson. A short time later Sage, who was sitting on the edge of a table, dozed off and spilled hot chocolate...
No sign of missing pilot

...Guard Cmdr. Scott Pollock. A trooper search will resume Thursday if a predicted storm front does not move in, said trooper spokesman Greg Wilkinson. ?We?re tentatively scheduled to go out there again, weather permitting,? he said. A Coast...
State Fish and Wildlife Trooper dies in plane crash

...on a routine sport fishing patrol when the float-equipped plane went down about 65 miles southwest of the lake, trooper spokesman Greg Wilkinson said. The wreckage was discovered just after 9 p.m. by another trooper pilot who landed about...
Pilot killed in floatplane crash

...plane's landing gear apparently was extended through the floats, and the aircraft flipped onto its back, said trooper spokesman Greg Wilkinson. Rescuers who piled into several boats at nearby Woodriver Lodge were able to free the two survivors...


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