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Nicolas Petit claims 2018 Copper Basin 300

GLENNALLEN, Alaska (KTUU) - Nicolas Petit won the 2018 Copper Basin 300 pulling into Glenallen at 7:13 pm Monday. The veteran musher won the race in a time of 37 hours, 51 minutes. This is Petit's second victory of 2018 winning the Knik 200 earlier this month. The Girdwood musher was followed to

KTUU - 2018-01-16 07:01:00

Girdwood figure skater makes Canadian Olympic team

GIRDWOOD, Alaska (KTUU) - A 25-year-old from Girdwood has been selected to join the Canadian Olympic team as a figure skater. Keegan Messing was born in Alaska but holds dual citizenship. Messing took second place overall in the Canadian Nationals. He earned a score of 173.60 in the free skate, bri


Intensive hunts will school bears to stay out of city

Having listened to and read about Anchorage's bear issue for many years, I have written to the ADN recently to point out a solution that has not been tried in Game Management Unit 14C (the Anchorage Bowl) - intensive management. The following is my response to Rick Sinnott's Dec. 26 commentary addr


Interior mushers crowd top of Copper Basin 300 field

FAIRBANKS - Fairbanks resident Sven Haltmann was the first musher to leave the Sourdough checkpoint Sunday night in the Copper Basin 300 sled dog race. Haltmann, who is a CB 300 veteran from Arctic Winter Adventures in Fairbanks, began the 75-mile trek to the fourth - and final - checkpoint in Mende


Here's what's coming up for AK Beer Week 2018

The holidays are over, but that doesn't mean there's nothing left to celebrate. AK Beer Week is here to showcase beer from around state, country and globe. The main attraction is, as ever, The Great Alaska Beer and Barleywine Festival, but there will also be beer dinners, "tap takeovers" and partie


Salon: In Alaska, boomers lead in pot store clientele

Alaska marijuana store operators, interviewed recently in Salon, talked about how baby boomers have become a sizable percentage of their clientele. "I think a lot of people come in that are now reaching retirement and could not consume during their career. What if they were testing or felt that it


'No dogs, no politics, no religious orders.' Christian activist fights Girdwood Forest Fair ban in court

ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - A Christian activist who has protested at Anchorage gay pride events filed a lawsuit against the city Thursday claiming he was kicked out of the Girdwood Forest Fair for expressing his religious beliefs. "Where Alaska's citizens are free to walk they are also free to talk," an a


Christ doesn't look like rage and fear

In art history Jesus has been portrayed in hundreds of ways - young and old, dark- and fair-skinned, powerful and broken - nearly every way you could imagine. In some paintings Jesus is meek and gentle. My grandmother had a giant crucifix hewn from scrap metal, hands hooked in agony, looming over t


Man indicted for pursuit with police

A Parker County grand jury last week indicted a Corvette driver accused of leading Weatherford police on an approximately 10 mile pursuit on Interstate 20 in October. Reuben Eugene Hoyle, 44, of Fort Worth, was indicted on a charge of evading arrest or detention with a vehicle with a previous convi

WEATHERFORD DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-17 00:48:50

Hard Freeze Warning in effect tonight

The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a Hard Freeze Warning, which is in effect from midnight tonight to 10 a.m. Wednesday for all of North and Central Texas. The overnight low in Gainesville is expected to reach 7 degrees with the high temperature on Wednesday at 32. Wind chill valu

GAINESVILLE DAILY REGISTER - 2018-01-16 22:39:00

2 wounded in Fort Worth shooting

Two people were wounded in a shooting Monday evening in Fort Worth, officials said. The shooting occurred about 6:20 p.m. in the 1100 block of Nashville Avenue, near William James Middle School. Both were transported to Texas Health Harris Methodist Fort Worth, one with minor injuries and the othe

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-16 00:48:41

Authorities identify man killed by Fort Worth police in raid

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Authorities have identified a man Fort Worth SWAT officers shot and killed during a drug raid. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported Saturday that the Tarrant County medical examiner's office said 60-year-old Jose Arroyo-Rosales Sr. died from multiple gunshot wounds about 1:


Get a whiff of this: They stole $3,300 worth of fragrances from Walgreen's, police say

Only the finest fragrances would do. So three robbers made off with $1,800 worth of cologne and perfume from one Walgreen's location, and stole $1,500 worth from a second, according to a Fort Worth Police Department news release. So if you see any of these three suspects, who were caught on video at

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2018-01-16 19:03:00

Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo rides into town

FORT WORTH, TX -- Finding its origin in north Fort Worth in 1896, the Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show, more commonly known as the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo, continues Jan. 12 with the "Best of the West" Invitational Ranch Rodeo in the Will Rodgers Memorial Center. The rodeo held dif

SHORTHORN - 2018-01-16 06:00:00

Man caught on camera burglarizing vehicle

A man is wanted for burglarizing a vehicle in southeast Arlington. Arlington police said Tuesday they are searching for a man who was caught on surveillance camera stealing items from a car in the 800 block of Greenridge Drive, which is located southwest of where Matlock Road and Green Oaks Boulevar

ARLINGTONVOICE.COM - 2018-01-16 19:45:53

3 Men Take Over $3,000 in Perfume: Police

Fort Worth Police Dept. Fort Worth police are searching for three men who are suspected of stealing $3,300 in fragrances in two incidents that police say happened within a week. The men were seen leaving a Walgreens at 4324 Golden Triangle Blvd. on Dec. 23 at about 11 p.m. with $1,800 in fragrances,

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2018-01-16 17:37:43

Man charged in assault case that led to fatal crash in northwest Indiana

A 43-year-old Indiana man has been charged in connection with a home invasion and assault case that happened just before a fatal crash Thursday in northwest Indiana. Jeffrey C. Martin, of Cedar Lake, Indiana, is charged with felony counts of aiding in a burglary, aggravated battery and battery with

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-16 23:01:00

5 injured, 1 critically, in northwest Indiana crash

Five people were injured, one critically, in a crash Monday afternoon in northwest Indiana. Emergency crews responded about 2 p.m. to a two-vehicle crash in the 200 block of West State Road 130 in Valparaiso, according to the Porter County Sheriff's Office. An westbound Dodge Dakota had slid sideway

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-15 23:26:00

Flight for Life called to 60th St. and 32nd Ave. in Kenosha for pedestrian struck by vehicle

Kenosha police KENOSHA - Flight for Life was called Tuesday evening, Jan. 16 after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in Kenosha. It happened near 60th St. and 32nd Ave. - and police said the striking vehicle remained at the scene. Kenosha police KENOSHA - Flight for Life was called Tuesday evenin

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2018-01-17 00:33:06

Drunk Man Urinates On Theater Patrons: New Lenox Cops

NEW LENOX, IL - A 20-year-old man from Joliet, Samuel Vigil, was arrested by New Lenox Police on Sunday night in connection with an incident inside the AMC Theater, 1320 West Maple Ave. According to New Lenox police, officers were summoned to the theater around 11:45 p.m. The police call concerned "

PATCH - 2018-01-16 17:15:55