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  • US Coast Guard Officer Held in Alleged Mass Murder Plot Feb 21, 2019
    This image provided by the U.S. District Court in Maryland shows a photo of firearms and ammunition that was in the motion for detention pending trial in the case against Christopher Paul Hasson, whom prosecutors call a “domestic terrorist.”  A U.S. Coast Guard officer who federal prosecutors allege stockpiled weapons to launch a spree of […]
  • February 20th, 1962 Feb 20, 2019
  • US Polls Show Majorities Oppose National Emergency Declaration Feb 20, 2019
      Three new polls in the U.S. show that a majority of Americans oppose President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency to build a wall along the country’s southern border with Mexico without congressional authorization. In the latest survey released Wednesday, a Politico/Morning Consult poll showed Americans were opposed to Trump’s action by a […]
  • Troopers Catch Cantwell Hit and Run Driver ‘Engaged in Lewd Act’ along Parks Highway Feb 20, 2019
      Alaska State Troopers on patrol along the Parks Highway near Nenana observed a vehicle matching the description of a vehicle involved in a hit and run collision two days prior pulled out in a pullout along the highway.   Troopers pulled in and made contact with the driver of the vehicle. When they did so, […]
  • New Stuyahok Man Arrested for Burglary/Vehicle Theft after Attempting to Break into Jail Feb 20, 2019
      Troopers revealed that early last week the VPSO in New Stuyahok was contacted by the jail guard and informed that two persons were attempting to break into the Public Safety office at 1:19 am. The guard told the VPSO that they were worried that the two burglars were going to break the front door. […]
  • Anchorage Man with $20,000 Warrant Chased Down on Glenn Highway Feb 20, 2019
      An Anchorage man with a $20,000 arrest warrant was apprehended after a car and foot chase along the Glenn Highway on Monday evening and jailed on the warrant and additional charges troopers revealed on Tuesday. While on traffic enforcement along the Parks Highway east of the Seward Meridian near Wasilla when the officer observed a […]
  • Report Says Trump Asked For Ally to Lead Hush Money Probe, Trump Denies Feb 20, 2019
      U.S. President Donald Trump has denied asking his former acting attorney general to put a Trump ally in charge of a federal investigation into hush money paid to two women during the 2016 election campaign. The allegation appeared Tuesday in a New York Times article that said Trump called Matthew Whitaker to see if […]
  • North Pole Sex Offender Sentenced to 15 Years Feb 20, 2019
      U.S. Attorney Bryan Schroder of the United States Justice Department announced on Tuesday that 43-year-old North Pole resident Eric Whitebread had been sentenced to federal prison on Friday to a term of 15 years in prison followed by 35 years of supervised release for his conviction of distribution and receipt of child pornography. During […]
  • February 19th, 1940 Feb 19, 2019
  • Health Insurance Prices Will Go Up if Medicaid Expansion is Repealed Feb 19, 2019
    Repeal Would Cause Premium Price Hikes and Larger Budget Deficits Juneau – Today, Representatives Tiffany Zulkosky (D-Bethel) and Zack Fields (D-Anchorage) released a report outlining the potential impacts of repealing Medicaid expansion in Alaska. Medicaid expansion was implemented in 2015 to provide medical insurance coverage to a portion of Alaskans who live just above the […]


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