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Alakanuk Man Behind Bars after Shots-Fired Incident in Village

Alakanuk Man Behind Bars after Shots-Fired Incident in Village

An Alakanuk man is in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Correctional Center with his bail set at $150,000 following a Saturday alcohol-fueled shots-fired incident in that village, AST reports. Troopers in Emmonak received a…

Troopers Reveal Names of Officers in Pilot Station Trooper Involved Shooting

Troopers Reveal Names of Officers in Pilot Station Trooper Involved Shooting

Following the Alaska Bureau of Investigation and the mandatory 72-hour waiting period on the release of names of officers involved in a shooting, Alaska State Troopers have made corrections to…

Pilot Station Man Dead Following Exchange of Fire with SERT

Pilot Station Man Dead Following Exchange of Fire with SERT

A Pilot Station man is dead after an exchange of fire with Southcentral SERT in the woods around Pilot Station on Thursday night, Alaska State Troopers report. 27-year-old Dwight Heckman of…

Arctic Slope Search and Rescue Pluck Australian after he Fell through the Ice

Arctic Slope Search and Rescue Pluck Australian after he Fell through the  Ice

AST reports that they received notification and a request for assistance from Global Rescue at 11:39 am on Wednesday. GR reported that they had received a call that a man had…

Interior Man Convicted for Tampering with Trapline

Interior Man Convicted for Tampering with Trapline

Following reports from a trapper near mile 60 of the Steese Highway alerting troopers that someone had intentionally set off his traps on multiple occasions in mid-February, troopers investigated the…

Two Rural Kodiak Island Schools Face Closure Due to Low Enrollment

Two Rural Kodiak Island Schools Face Closure Due to Low Enrollment

Two rural schools on Kodiak Island are facing the ax and will be closed down if enrollment does not increase, one of them for the second time, the Kodiak Island Borough…

Emmonak Troopers Seeking Escaped Prisoner

Emmonak Troopers Seeking Escaped Prisoner

Alaska State Troopers report that they are searching for an escaped suspect in the community of Emmonak following an assault incident on Saturday. At approximately 8:50 pm on Saturday night, AST…

St Mary’s Man Arrested after Threatening to Burn Down House

St Mary’s Man Arrested after Threatening to Burn Down House

St. Mary’s-based Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a St. Mary’s man splashing gasoline onto his residence and saying he was going to bun it down, AST reported…