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Dona Carnahan is charged with assault, failure to stop at an officer’s direction, criminal mischief, driving under the influence and possessing a weapon while intoxicated.
More Alaskans are signing up as the deadline to enroll in the government health care plan looms.
Alaska State Troopers say a person has been found dead after a fire destroyed house in Wasilla.
Village public safety officers in Alaska’s interior say they should be able to carry guns while on the job.
Two dead, oil – covered seagulls have been found off the coast of St. Lawrence Island. In a release issued today [Friday], the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation says that the two freshly dead birds were discovered by off shore hunters on December 10.
House Democratic lawmakers plan to introduce legislation rejecting proposed pay raises for Alaska’s governor and other top state officials.
An Alaska commuter plane in which four people died last month had changed course from one small Alaska village to another because of deteriorating weather.
A federal judge has dismissed the appeal of an Alaska man convicted of charges stemming from a 2010 run-in with park rangers in the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve. Jim Wilde was arrested after failing to stop his boat for a safety inspection on the Yukon River.
Alaska state fishery managers are predicting a strong sockeye salmon run in Upper Cook Inlet next year.
Alaska State Troopers say musk oxen have been seen in and around the Bethel area, and people should keep their distance. Troopers say the musk oxen have been seen near homes, on winter trails and near the local waterfront.
The chief of the agency’s Alaska office, Clint Johnson, said an investigator with the NTSB and another from the Federal Aviation Administration on Sunday reached the site where a single-engine aircraft went down near the village of St. Marys.
A plane crash near the remote western Alaska village of Saint Marys killed four of the 10 people aboard, including an infant boy, an Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman said Saturday.
The state disaster office has pushed back the start date for those affected by the October Kenai flooding to register for individual grant assistance.
The chairman of the Marine Transportation Advisory Board says replacing the troubled Tustumena ferry is the board’s top priority. The Tustumena was out of commission for nearly a year.