A village police officer in Buckland was shot by a man bringing banned alcohol to the village by boat, Alaska State Troopers said Friday.
A 26-year-old Palmer man has been sentenced to five years in prison and ordered to pay more than $78,000 restitution after illegally driving onto Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, and then crashing through closed gate to get out.
A project once held up as an example of government waste and derisively labeled a “bridge to nowhere” is getting another look by the state of Alaska.
The more the jet stream undulates north and south, the more changeable and extreme the weather.
A black bear mauled a man at a campground in Alaska, but the animal won’t likely threaten other people, the state Department of Fish and Game said.
A 64-year-old Fairbanks man was mauled to death by a bear at a remote lake in Alaska’s interior, authorities said Friday.
A man was arrested after he severely bit an off-duty police officer who was volunteering at an Anchorage soup kitchen, police said Tuesday.
A man has been charged with murdering an elderly Anchorage couple and sexually assaulting their 2-year-old great-granddaughter.
Anchorage police say a young man who didn’t want to return to jail ran out onto the uncertain ice of an Alaska lake to escape officers armed with an arrest warrant.
As the sun is rising Friday, Sea-Tac Airport will welcome the first planeload of Copper River salmon. The journey begins in Cordova, Alaska and some some of the salmon goes straight to the grills of area chefs competing in the annual Copper River Cook-Off.