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1 person dies, 2 injured in plane crash near Willow

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FAIRBANKS DAILY NEWS-MINER - 2018-07-19 15:41:50

Witnesses describe pilot’s takeoff struggle before fatal crash

Witnesses say the pilot who was killed in Wednesday night’s plane crash may have overloaded his aircraft.Colt Richter, 24, was flying for Regal Air when he took off from Willow Lake on his way to FBI Lake with two passengers, troopers say. He crashed just a minute later.

KTVA - 2018-07-19 22:17:00

DNA tests show 3 brown bears killed in Eagle River not responsible for fatal mauling

Fish and Game spokesman Ken Marsh said DNA analysis taken from the scene of the two maulings determined the same brown bear sow killed Michael Soltis, 44, and later injured volunteer searcher Paul Vasquez, 51.

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2018-07-19 20:09:49

Man dies in motorcycle crash on northeast Anchorage street

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CCENTERDISPATCH.COM - 2018-07-19 15:20:27

APD investigates East Anchorage RV crash

"Southbound Boniface traffic can only turn west, northbound Boniface traffic can only turn east, eastbound Tudor traffic can only turn south and westbound Tudor traffic can only turn south," police wrote in a statement.

KTVA - 2018-07-19 15:33:00

19-year-old man arrested for attempted kidnapping near Fire Lake

According to anAnchorage Police Department Nixle alert,Lor P. Lee, 19, was arrested for third-degree assault and kidnapping after he allegedly tried to get a 13-year-old boy to get into a car with him.

ALASKA STAR - 2018-07-18 18:32:00

Alaska wants $15M back in Medicaid payments to providers | Newstalk 750 - 103.7 KFQD

Jon Sherwood, the department’s deputy commissioner for Medicaid and health care policy, says the dollar figure each provider must pay back is still being calculated, but the payments will likely range from a few dollars to $1 million.

KFQD.COM - 2018-07-19 19:58:04

APD: Knife-wielding 19-year-old tried to kidnap boy in Chugiak

Anchorage police say they arrested a man who tried to kidnap a 13-year-old boy at knifepoint Tuesday in the Chugiak area.The incident was first reported at 2 p.m. Tuesday when police were called to a home in Eagle River to talk to a reported victim of an attempted kidnapping, the Anchorage Police De

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2018-07-18 20:39:45

Open & Shut: Another brewery in Anchorage, plus new restaurants

Turnagain Brewing: This new brewery had its grand opening Saturday at 7920 and 7924 King St., where King Street Brewing Co. used to be. Turnagain Brewing makes a range of beers, with a focus on sours and Belgian-style ales, said co-owner Ted Rosenzweig. He's been brewing for decades.

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2018-07-18 21:14:08

Police: Man shot in July 4 dispute over bicycle has died, case now a homicide

A July 4 shooting victim died Wednesday, according to Anchorage police."This case is now being investigated as a homicide," the police saidin a news release.The victim had been shot in the leg following a dispute over a bicycle and was being treated at a local hospital, police said. Authorities have

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2018-07-19 00:40:49

Report: Weather was deteriorating before Alaska plane crash

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A pilot flying in rapidly deteriorating weather in Alaska confused snow on a mountain with a body of water before crashing a floatplane with 10 passengers onto the rocky mountainside, a preliminary report released Wednesday says.

AP - 2018-07-18 21:29:06

Fish and Game kills 4 black bears at Anchorage campground

The bears — a sow and three cubs — had caused issues in the area for weeks, said Ken Marsh, a Fish and Game spokesman. They had gotten into trash and started to become more aggressive toward campers. At least once, wildlife troopers tried to haze the bears with bean bag rounds. Then Wednesday, Fish

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2018-07-18 23:39:30

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Blockbuster not yet selling Russell Crowe's jockstrap | STL.News

ANCHORAGE,Alaska— Everything in the closing Blockbuster video stores in Alaska is for sale, except the celebrity jockstrap.

WWW.STL.NEWS - 2018-07-18 15:03:51

Man arrested after shots fired near Northway Mall

Anchorage police arrested Anthony S. Gordon in a shots-fired call near the Northway Mall on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. (Credit: John Thain/KTVA)

KTVA - 2018-07-19 03:33:00

Police respond to incident near Spenard Road

Anchorage police responded to a call near 40th Avenue and Garfield Street on Tuesday, July 17, 2018. (Credit: Matt Faubion/KTVA)

KTVA - 2018-07-18 03:12:00

Life sentence for Anchorage man who left brothers for dead at Hatcher Pass

An Anchorage man convicted of kidnapping and shooting two brothers and leaving them for dead on the side of a road was sentenced to life in prison Tuesday, federal prosecutors said.Matthew Scharber is arraigned at the Anchorage Jail courtroom Nov. 2, 2016. (Loren Holmes / ADN archive)Matthew James S


Man wanted for assault after allegedly hitting woman with shovel, vehicle

According to police, on July 15 at around 12:57 a.m., officers arrived at a residence on Eklutna Village Road for a reported disturbance and found a woman with ripped clothing and visible injuries. Police said the woman told them her ex-boyfriend, Christopher E. Clark-Stackhouse, 28, showed up at he


This 17-year-old may be the youngest person ever to open a store in Alaska’s biggest mall

On Monday, Deven Jackson plucked a pair of butter yellow shoes from a shelf and held them in his hands like a museum curator, holding a rare, valuable piece of artwork: Kanye West Adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2 sneakers. Worth as much as $500 online."People go crazy for these," he said.Jackson was standi


Blockbuster Alaska: Everything must go, except Russell Crowe’s jockstrap

In this May 2, 2018 file photo, Blockbuster Alaska general manager Kevin Daymude moves a display case featuring the jockstrap worn by actor Russell Crowe in the 2005 movie "Cinderella Man" at a Blockbuster video store in Anchorage, Alaska.Mark Thiessen/AP

TORONTO SUN - 2018-07-18 21:57:21

1 assaulted with bat in Wasilla, AST says

All parties involved were contacted, troopers say, and at the conclusion of the investigation, the Palmer District Attorney's Office will review the case to determine charges.