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Hazardous driving on the Glenn, police say

Anchorage police say that new snow and wind are making for hazardous driving conditions on the Glenn Highway between Knik River Bridge and Eagle River. "Drivers are asked to take safety precautions when traveling this evening and tomorrow morning," the department said in a release Sunday afternoon

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-20 02:04:49

Kobayashi outguns competition at Dimond A1 Shootout

Jasmine Kobayashi of Dimond, who earlier this season broke the Cook Inlet Conference riflery record, was perfect in two rounds of prone shooting Saturday to win the Dimond A1 Shoot Off. Kobayashi scored 582 out of a possible 600 to win the meet, which pits the top boy and top girl from each of the


Dexter the stolen puppy is finally back home

Eagle River, Alaska (KTUU) After multiple twists and turns and a case of mistaken identity, Dexter the stolen puppy is finally back home with his owner. MJ Thim, a spokesperson for Anchorage Police Department, says Dispatch received a call from Anchorage Animal Care and Control around 5:30 p.m. th


Dimond rifle team outguns South to complete undefeated regular season

The Dimond Lynx capped an undefeated regular season Friday by edging previously unbeaten South in Cook Inlet Conference competition at Dimond High. Half the field shot 280 or better, a performance highlighted by Dimond's Jerica Manaois score of 293, Jasmine Kobayashi followed with a 290 for the Ly


APD officers identified after man killed by police Wednesday night

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - Anchorage Police have released the names of the officers involved in a shooting at Fred Meyer on Muldoon, three-days after the incident. APD have listed the names of the officers involved in the shooting: Seth McMillan with APD since November 2003, Charles Robertson with

KTUU - 2017-11-19 21:28:00

Alaska marching band takes their show on the road for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

The music started at the sound of a whistle. There was the rat-tat-tat of drums. The clang of cymbals. The deep buzz of tubas. The airy whistle of flutes. Teenage musicians zig-zagged across the floor. Other teens twirled flags. Two more lept into the air. Marching band practice at Colony High S

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-19 23:15:19

After nearly two years, PFD fraud charges against former Alaska fisheries board nominee are still pending. Why?

JUNEAU - The case against Roland Maw, the commercial fisheries advocate once nominated to the Alaska fisheries board by Gov. Bill Walker, wrapped up last December. That's when a District Court judge affirmed an order barring Maw from hunting and fishing for 18 months, and a $7,200 fine against him

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-20 01:52:53

A death, a condolence card and a friend at the Anchorage Police department

ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - Coming up with the right words for the first letter was awkward. Then, it got easier. Three years, and thousands of condolence letters later, Capt. Bill Miller of the Anchorage Police Department has found his stride. "I did 29 last month and I think, on average, it's probably 30-3

KTUU - 2017-11-20 21:32:00

'Thank God for Silver Sobriety'

STILLWATER - If Vicki Burkhow were younger, she'd be drunk by now. It's 2 p.m., a time of day when she was intoxicated for much of her life. Those were the days when she lost her job, was jailed for drunken driving and "pretty much drank myself to death." Now, at 66, staying sober is complicated by

POST-BULLETIN - 2017-11-20 14:41:01

2 found dead in Scandia home

SCANDIA, Minn. - A man and a woman were found dead in a home in Scandia on Sunday night. The Washington County Sheriff's Office went to the residence on Olinda Trail North after a call for a welfare check. A 65-year-old woman and a 66-year-old man were found deceased. The Minnesota Bureau of Crimina

KARE - 2017-11-20 15:30:22

Limo hits, severely hurts man crossing highway northwest of Twin Cities

A limousine driver ran over and severely hurt a man who was trying to cross a well-traveled street in the middle of the night early Sunday northwest of the Twin Cities, authorities said. The crash occurred about 2:20 a.m. on Hwy. 10 near 168th Street NW. in Big Lake, according to the State Patrol. D

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2017-11-19 16:10:00

Apparent murder-suicide being investigated in Scandia

The Washington County Sheriff's Office is investigating an apparent murder-suicide in Scandia. Deputies on Sunday night discovered the bodies of Clarence Seefert, 66, and Melissa Seefert, 65, inside their house at 19435 Olinda Tr. N. after responding to a call to check their welfare. A weapon was fo

PIONEER PRESS - 2017-11-20 15:20:31

Jeremiah Poston: Forest Lake Pioneer

The northern part of Washington County is filled with many stories of the early days of the settlement of Minnesota. There was a great draw to the area with fertile fields and beautiful lakes. It took only a few years for people to come into the area when it was opened for settlement, and among the

HOMETOWNSOURCE.COM - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

College Football: Raiders place 7 on all-division team

Seven Central Lakes College Raiders were named to the MCAC All-Eastern Division first team this season. CLC finished 8-2 overall, 4-1 in the Eastern Division and was an MCAC playoff semifinalist. FIRST TEAM: Name, position, high school, year Brendon Loch, Belgrade/Brooten/Elrosa, SO Nyassinu Crowell

BRAINERD DISPATCH - 2017-11-19 11:31:00

Minnesota's new main street

Two years of construction - and headaches - are over as Nicollet Mall reopens Minnesota has a new main street. Nicollet Mall officially reopened in mid-November following a $50 million renovation, which closed the downtown thoroughfare for more than two years to the chagrin of businesses and office

JOURNALMPLS.COM - 2017-11-20 14:39:30

Ed Hahn: A hard but necessary lesson

In the wake of the Minnesota Supreme Court's ruling on Gov. Dayton's use of his line-item veto power, I sincerely hope that our state legislators of both parties come away having learned an important lesson about playing partisan and "gotcha" politics. After much negotiation last spring, Republican

WINONA DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-19 06:15:00

60-year-old man identified by police as driver in I-35 chase

HAYS COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) - A man who led numerous officers on a chase along Interstate 35 near San Marcos over the weekend was intoxicated, says a spokesperson for the Texas Department of Public Safety. DPS says on Saturday around 7:15 p.m. they received a 911 call about a truck traveling down the

KXAN - 2017-11-20 20:43:23

Popular San Marcos food truck park shuts down

Only three food trucks remain at The Hitch in San Marcos. (KXAN photo) SAN MARCOS, Texas (KXAN) - Food truck owners say they are being forced to leave San Marcos due to new strict health code regulations adopted by the city of San Marcos. A food truck park called The Hitch announced late last week

KXAN - 2017-11-21 00:15:12

The Hitch is closing, and 4 other things to know in San Marcos, Buda and Kyle this week

Here's what you need to know to start your week in San Marcos, Buda and Kyle: San Marcos City Council to consider approving new retirement care community Council will consider a rezoning request by Halcyon San Marcos, a new 55-and-older retirement care facility at the corner of McCarty Lane and Hunt

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2017-11-20 14:20:10

Food bank filling families' tables

Volunteers Patricia Polega and Kathy McNeil hand out frozen turkeys and traditional sides to families who have registered to receive their Thanksgiving meal during the Turkeys Tackling Hunger distribution by the Hays County Food Bank at DeZavala Elementary. Melina Kamile Moreno sits in the wagon wit