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Palmer woman dead after 'accident' involving gun and alcohol

PALMER — A Palmer woman is dead and a Palmer man is in custody after an alleged, “accident,” that involved a gun and alcohol.

FRONTIERSMAN - 2018-09-18 05:14:00

Charges: Man killed Palmer roommate during drunken gunplay

The man whokilled his roommate in Palmer early Saturdaytold police he had been drinking and hadn’t checked the chamber of the handgun he fired at her, according to charging documents in the case.Brian Takeo Burton, 22, was arrested on second-degree murder charges in the death of Crissilin C.O. Cruz.

KTVA - 2018-09-17 21:35:00

Suspect in Anchorage teen’s murder arrested in Israel

A man at large inthe Anchorage murder of an East High School studenthas been arrested in Israel, more than a year after the crime.The Jerusalem Postreported that Haitim Taha, 21, was taken into custody Sunday by Israeli police. Taha had originally entered the country on July 8, 2017 using a U.S. pas

KTVA - 2018-09-17 16:16:00

Donations pour in for Kotzebue family

In a Facebook post, Lukin had put people in charge of collecting flowers, putting together pictures for a slideshow, writing and printing Ashley’s obituary and digger her burial plot.

KTVA - 2018-09-18 02:23:00

Burning abandoned vehicle reported near Palmer Golf Course

PALMER — Alaska State Troopers and Palmer Police responded to a burning car alongside a road near the Palmer Golf Course late Saturday night.Troopers called the scene, “suspicious,” as the responders from the Palmer Fire Department sprayed down the burning vehicle, a Mercedes ML350 LL. There were no

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Man charged in connection with Alaska girl's death

An Alaska man found with the cellphone of a missing 10-year-old girl was charged Monday in connection with her death after GPS coordinates of where the phone had traveled led authorities to the girl's body. Peter Wilson, 41, of Kotzebue, Alaska, was formally charged Monday with making false statemen

TOPIX - 2018-09-18 06:43:18

Man charged with murder in Palmer woman’s shooting

A Palmer man faces murder charges in what was initially reported as the accidental shooting of a woman living with him early Saturday.According to Palmer police, officers responded to the shooting which claimed 23-year-old Crissilin C.O. Cruz’s life, on the 800 block of West Fern Avenue, just before

KTVA

Six Best Cruise Ports in Alaska, and What to Do When You Get There

This is a destination that speaks to visitors through its history, wild natural beauty, fresh seafood and the native culture of the Tlingit and Haida people. Most major cruise lines sail voyages on a regular circuit in Southeastern Alaska, and you can expect to find a good range of thrilling experie

CRUISE-ADDICTS.COM - 2018-09-17 15:33:10

Troopers: Missing 10-Year-Old Alaska Girl Found Dead

ANCHORAGE, ALASKA—A 10-year-old girl has been found dead on Sept. 14, authorities said, more than a week after she was reported missing in a remote Inupiat Eskimo town on Alaska’s northwestern coast.

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The Search for a Missing Alaska Girl Ends With a Sad Find

– A 10-year-old girl was found dead Friday, authorities say, more than a week after she was reported missing in a remote Inupiat Eskimo town on Alaska's northwestern coast. Per theAP, Ashley Johnson-Barr's remains were found east of Kotzebue, Alaska State Troopers said. Late Friday, FBI spokeswoman

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Anchorage police seek homicide suspect considered ‘armed and dangerous’

Anchorage police are searching for an "armed and dangerous" woman accused of a January homicide.Linda Richards, 49, has been charged with second-degree murder, kidnapping, and first-degree robbery in the death of Carl R. Bowie Jr., the Anchorage Police Departmentwrote.Linda Richards, 49. (Anchorage

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS

Pilot's 'first-night flight' ends in crash near Willow

A pilot on her "first-night training flight" and her flight instructor were injured in a plane crash near Willow last week, according to a preliminary report from the National Transportation Safety Board.According to the report, 20-year-old Robin Spaulding and 29-year-old John Cabaud took off in a C

KTVA

The Latest: Man arrested in connection with missing girl

The girl was last seen playing with friends at a local park Sept. 6. Her cellphone was later found a half mile from Rainbow Park, in the opposite direction of her home in the community of 3,100 people.

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Alaska’s BIG parodied in The Simpson’s Movie while Albertans call for their own Dividend (from 2007) | Basic Income News

Public awareness of BIG took a small step forward this summer whenthe Simpsons Moviemade a joke about it. Homer and his family are greeted at the Alaskan border by an official who says, “Welcome to Alaska. Here are a thousand dollars. We pay everyone in Alaska to let us destroy the environment.” It’

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19-year-old sneaks into Anchorage tunnel and sets up apartment, with a table and a cat

A 19-year-old snuck into an abandoned tunnel near an elementary school in downtown Anchorage and set up a tidy makeshift apartment, complete with a table and chairs, a mattress and a black cat, officials said.City officials discovered the dwelling Thursday after a pedestrian walking nearby complaine

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS

Alaska Federation of Natives opposing Supreme Court nominee

Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who has received strong support in the past from the federation, has met with Kavanaugh and said she would be mulling over his record.

ROANOKE TIMES

Wasilla couple arrested on assault charges after man pulls gun twice in two days

The next day, police said the man who reported the Fred Meyer incident was driving with a woman when their car was followed by two vehicles — one driven by the man who’d tried to rob him the day before, the other driven by the woman who had been driving the SUV. Police said the two suspects — identi

ALASKA STAR

Middle School staff, parents upset with proposed school start times

Over two dozen people, including middle school staff, teachers and area high schoolers attended the Anchorage School District's open house at Gruening Middle School in Eagle River Thursday night. The open house is one of three final stops to inform people what the district is recommending after 11 m

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Troopers: Body of missing 10-year-old Kotzebue girl found

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Authorities in Alaska say a 10-year-old girl has been found dead Friday, more than a week after she was reported missing in a remote Inupiat Eskimo town on Alaska's northwestern coast.

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Palmer High School was in 'stay put' mode Wednesday afternoon during medical emergency call

PALMER — Palmer High School was in a state of ‘stay put’ on Wednesday afternoon due to a medical emergency. Emergency Medical Services staff needed to be able to get to the patient and remove them safely without the traffic of students and PHS was put in ‘stay put’ mode, which is not a lockdown. The

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