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Ketchikan man charged in weekend stabbing death

KETCHIKAN, Alaska (AP) - A 38-year-old Ketchikan man faces a preliminary hearing Monday on a charge of second-degree murder in a stabbing death. Ketchikan radio station KRBD reports Darrell Taylor Ryan is charged with killing 31-year-old Aaron Dixon. Ryan told Ketchikan police he stabbed Dixon after

LAREDO MORNING TIMES - 2018-01-17 17:05:58

Man fatally stabbed 12 times in Ketchikan incident, police say

KETCHIKAN, Alaska (KTUU) - A man in Ketchikan has been arrested after police there say he fatally stabbed another man during a fight on January 12 of this year. According to the charging documents, Aaron Dixon, 31, was found by police that Friday night with at least 12 stab wounds. In a news releas

KTUU - 2018-01-16 20:42:00

Man Arrested In Deadly Stabbing

KETCHIKAN, Alaska - Police arrested a man in Ketchikan accused of stabbing a man to death. Officials say a fight broke out between the two on January 12th, the victim 31 year old Aaron Dixon was found by police Friday night with at least 12 stab wounds. Police began looking for 38-year old Darrell T

YOURALASKALINK.COM - 2018-01-17 00:24:00

Alaska's Marine Highway offers economical ferry cruise through spectacular Inside Passage (photos)

KETCHIKAN, Alaska -- How do you pitch a tent on an Alaska ferry? You pack Gorilla or Duck tape. Without stakes to pound, very sticky tape is necessary to secure your tent to the deck floor while the ferry churns toward the next port. Which, no doubt, elicits other questions: Why would you sleep outs

CLEVELAND.COM - 2018-01-16 17:38:12

Tropical heat wave sends temperatures to record levels

For a brief moment Sunday, the southernmost tip of Alaska was warmer than the southernmost tip of Florida. At 2:27 p.m. in Metlakatla, it was 65 degrees. Four hours to the east, it was 62 degrees in Key West. It was the warmest day ever recorded in January in Alaska as a slug of tropical air arrived


DOT, city, public discuss crosswalk safety improvements for Ketchikan

David Epstein and Chris Goins from the Alaska Department of Transportation listen to comments during a public meeting in Ketchikan about crosswalk safety improvements. (KRBD photo by Leila Kheiry) Crosswalk safety, and how to improve it, was the topic during a special public meeting Wednesday aftern


Wrangell evening lingerie larceny alleged in break-in

January 11, 2018 Surveillance still-shot A frame taken from the surveillance camera footage inside Silver Liningz Boutique during last week's burglary shows a single figure making their way through the store. Some items for sale worth around $150 were taken according to the owner, and police confirm


Stedman makes Wrangell stop, proposing constitutional PFD amendment

Sen. Bert Stedman WRANGELL - Before the 30th Alaska Legislature meets for its second regular session next Tuesday, Sen. Bert Stedman (R-Sitka) stopped in Wrangell last week to meet with constituents. Visiting with the city manager and staff on January 4, Stedman's visit came on the heels of meetings


School Closings - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Breastfeeding mom asked to cover up or leave Chick-fil-ABreastfeeding mom asked to cover up or leave Chick-fil-A Posted: Tuesday, January 16 2018 1:49 AM EST2018-01-16 06:49:15 GMT Updated: Tuesday, January 16 2018 1:49 AM EST2018-01-16 06:49:15 GMT Because their baby won't nurse with a cover, the f

KFVS12 - 2018-01-16 14:58:00

Preparing for snow - WSIL-TV 3 Southern Illinois

WILLIAMSON CO. -- While much of the snow and ice have melted off the roads, some spots still have that layer of ice on top of them making for slick travels. With more snow expected to fall across southern Illinois in the morning, people are already out getting those supplies. "Lot of ice melt, snow


Suspect nabbed in S. Illinois sex case

SHAWNTEETOWN, Ill. - A foster father from Shawneetown, Illinois, has surrendered to authorities on charges he sexually assaulted children in two Southern Illinois counties. Rickie R. Horton, 62 faces felony charges in Saline and Hamilton counties. In Hamilton County, Horton has been formally charged

EVANSVILLE COURIER-PRESS - 2018-01-16 20:58:57

Herrin firefighters battle cold in car fire

HERRIN -- Herrin firefighters battled single digit temperatures Wednesday morning to put out a car fire on Highway 148 in front of Speakeasy Liquors. "Someone was driving down the road and ended up with an engine compartment fire," said fire chief Shawn Priddy. "With the cold weather, we immediately

WSIL TV - 2018-01-18 02:04:00

Marion mall owners hope to dispel closing rumors

MARION -- Social media gets messages to many people as quick as anything, but they don't always turn out true. One rumor hit Facebook claiming the Illinois Centre Mall in Marion would shut its doors at the end of the month, but mall owners said you can't believe everything you read on social media.


Chester is owed $1.2 million in Menard utility bills; state also owes Pinckneyville, Du Quoin

CHESTER - On Jan. 4, the city of Chester sent its second hardship letter in four months to the Illinois Comptroller's Office requesting payment for utility bills for the Menard Correctional Facility. "This letter is to express the urgency to remedy the $1,231,818.48 owed to the City of Chester, Illi

THE SOUTHERN - 2018-01-17 23:00:00

Harrisburg man arrested for burning wood

SALINE COUNTY -- A Harrisburg man Mike Crank gets arrested twice in two weeks for burning tree limbs on his own property. It may have something to do with an ongoing war of words between the man, and county leaders. Correctional officer Mike Crank has been to jail twice in the last two weeks after w

WSIL TV - 2018-01-17 02:12:00

A 16-year-old Anna teen is being honored for saving a man's life

Buy Now Kyle McMahan, 16, of Anna, will be recognized by the Union County Sheriff with a Life Saver Award for his actions on Christmas Eve when he discovered an accident with the vehicle's driver partially out of the truck, but pinned by the door against against a tree.Byron Hetzler, The Southern AN

THE SOUTHERN - 2018-01-16 22:02:00

NSP arrests man near Kearney, found large quantity of 'rape-drug' in vehicle

Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) has a man in custody for possession of multiple controlled substances, including a large quantity of the anesthetic Ketamine, commonly used for date-rape. State Troopers said they observed a westbound 2017 Nissan Altima speeding on I-80 near Kearney at mile marker 269 ju

NEBRASKATV - 2018-01-17 13:58:25

Kearney woman survives 4 days in vehicle in subzero temperatures while missing

ODESSA, Nebraska - A Kearney woman apparently spent nearly four days in her vehicle in subzero temperatures before being found Monday morning. Amanda Young, 40, was found around 10 a.m. in a remote area of Phelps County on a minimum maintenance road. A landowner reported seeing her missing vehicle i

OMAHA.COM - 2018-01-16 20:15:00

Meet Cozad's new agriculture teacher

COZAD - Agriculture and FFA have been a part of Rebekah Kraeger's life since she was little. Her family has a row crop and swine operation. She showed pigs growing up. Her father and siblings were all involved in FFA. "I have been around FFA since I was in kindergarten. I became an FFA member in sev

LEXINGTON CLIPPER-HERALD - 2018-01-17 20:06:00

Skala: So far, 1,000 pages about Nebraska

Every week, I settle in at my computer and write a letter home. I write six pages, nine pages, sometimes 20. I keep writing until I am empty. Then I print the letters, stamp them and mail them to my two children, my sister, my brother, three nieces, my cousin and a friend. Letter-writers like me are

KEARNEY HUB - 2018-01-17 17:03:00