Governor Dunleavy Recognizes Great Alaska Good Friday Earthquake Remembrance Day

Governor Dunleavy Recognizes Great Alaska Good Friday Earthquake Remembrance Day

(Anchorage, AK) – Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy has proclaimed today, March 27, 2021, as “Great Alaska Good Friday Earthquake Remembrance Day” in Alaska. WHEREAS, emergency preparedness is extremely vital for survival in times of crisis; and  WHEREAS, as one of the world’s most seismically active regions, Alaska is highly vulnerable to earthquakes. Of the 20 […]

Commercial Driver on Dalton Highway Rolls after Medical Emergency Thursday

Commercial Driver on Dalton Highway Rolls after Medical Emergency Thursday

Alaska State Troopers were alerted to a commercial vehicle rollover on the Dalton Highway with a fatality on Thursday morning. After being contacted concerning the accident at 8:12 am, troopers responded to the location at mile 11 of the highway, AST opened an investigation into the incident. The preliminary investigation determined that 47-year-old Kendall Baukol […]

SME Confirms “Life Below Zero” Cast Member as Person Who Perished in Port Protection Fire

SME Confirms “Life Below Zero” Cast Member as Person Who Perished in Port Protection Fire

The State Medical Examiner’s office in Anchorage today confirmed that the remains recovered from a structure fire on the 17th of March in Port Protection were those of the owner. Troopers were alerted to a fully engulfed structure fire on Wednesday before last at 11:30 am and responded to the location on Prince of Wales […]

Suicidal Klawock Man Arrested on Assault/Weapons Charges

Suicidal Klawock Man Arrested on Assault/Weapons Charges

The Klawock Police called Alaska State Troopers at 427 pm on Sunday and requested there assistance regarding a Klawock man armed with a high-powered rifle that he had discharged while making threats, AST reported. AST responded along with Craig PD, and U.S.F.S officers to lend assistance to Klawock personnel. Troopers identified the suspect as 61-year-old […]