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Seward Highway reopens, troopers searching for suspect

Alaska State Troopers spokesperson Megan Peters said that the Seward Highway has been reopened Friday afternon following an investigation by the Alaska State Troopers...
Accident closes Sterling Highway

...reopen the highway as soon as possible. Troopers could have a single lane thoroughfare open within an hour, said troopers' spokesperson Megan Peters. At 1:30 p.m., troopers received a call regarding an elderly couple who had slid into a guardrail...
1 injured in rollover

...vehicle Monday afternoon after she rolled down the ditch near Mile 102 of the Sterling Highway.Alaska State Troopers spokesperson Megan Peters said the driver was alert when responders arrived, but was entrapped in her vehicle. Troopers received...
Photo feature: Rough landing

...the ice of Tern Lake at the junction of the Seward and Sterling highways on Saturday afternoon. Alaska State Troopers spokesperson Megan Peters said the plane's landing gear was disabled, but that while troopers were aware of the situation...
Two men stranded on skiff in Cook Inlet

...water, according to Alaska State Troopers. "It appears the water being taken on is due to the choppy seas," Troopers spokesperson Megan Peters said. The two men are communicating with rescuers through hand signals. Initially receiving a call...
UPDATE: Package not found to be hazardous

...Troopers sent the envelope to the Department of Health's lab Tuesday in order to determine what the substance is, Troopers spokesperson Megan Peters said. The Kenai Courthouse was vacated Monday afternoon after a suspicious envelope was received...
State confirms Soldotna man died of H1N1 flu

...she said. "He was completely healthy that's why I was concerned foul play may be involved." Alaska State Troopers spokesperson Megan Peters said troopers responded to the aid call on Jan. 11 at 9:07 a.m. and labeled it a sudden death...
Man dies from gunshot wound while hunting

...afternoon.Jonathan Granger was reportedly hunting near his Isaak Road home when the incident occurred, Alaska State Troopers spokesperson Megan Peters wrote in an email. She said Granger was alone when he received the wound and was able to call his...
1 injured in Nikiski domestic violence incident

...was injured during the altercation and treated at Central Peninsula Hospital, according to a trooper dispatch.Troopers spokesperson Beth Ipsen would not disclose if Jones' injuries were due to gunshot wounds.After Jones was released from CPH...
December rain causes plane, car accidents

...the report.Duncan told responding troopers freezing rain had begun to work ice on the plane's windshield. Troopers spokesperson Megan Peters wrote in an email that the landing gear was torn off of the plane and there was "a lot of wing damage...


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