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  • 2020 Bristol Bay Harvest Forecast Set to 34.56M Salmon Nov 20, 2019
    The 2020 Bristol Bay sockeye salmon forecast, issued on Nov. 8, anticipates a total run of 48.95 million fish, which would allow for a potential harvest of 34.56 million. Those figures are higher than this past season 26.11 million fish forecast but lower than the actual 44.5 million harvest. Should the 2020 run come in […]
  • Napakiak Sexual Assault Suspect Arrested by Federal, State and Local Agencies Nov 20, 2019
    On Tuesday, US Marshals with the Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Task Force, Alaska State Troopers and Palmer Police took Alexie Michael, age 65, into custody on a five-count warrant issued for Sexual Assault-Penetrate Without Consent. Troopers began looking for Michael on November 6th, when a $50,000 warrant was issued for his arrest. He had fled […]
  • Smuggler Uses Remote-Controlled Car to Transport Meth Nov 20, 2019
    SAN DIEGO—U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested a 16-year-old boy on Sunday who was using a remote-controlled car to transport methamphetamine across the border.  On Nov. 17, at about 12:30 a.m., Border Patrol agents observed a person with two duffel bags walking along the secondary border wall ducking in-and-out of the agent’s view.  The agent notified […]
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  • Rep. Ilhan Omar Asks Judge to ‘Show Compassion’ for Hateful Man Who Threatened to Put Bullet in Her Head Nov 20, 2019
    “Who are we as a nation if we respond to threats of political retribution with retribution ourselves?” After a man accused of threatening her life pled guilty to the crime in a U.S. District Court, Rep. Ilhan Omar on Tuesday released publicly a letter she wrote asking the federal judge presiding over the case to “show compassion” […]
  • Improbable US Ambassador in Spotlight of House Impeachment Hearings Nov 20, 2019
    WASHINGTON – When President Donald Trump picked Gordon Sondland as his ambassador to the European Union in March 2018, the nomination was seen as improbable. The self-made millionaire hotel magnate and longtime Republican donor had disavowed Trump’s candidacy during the 2016 campaign because of his anti-immigrant rhetoric. But after Trump won the election, Sondland gave $1 million to the […]
  • Cause of Fatal Craig Fire still being Investigated, Positive Victim Identification as yet not Released Nov 19, 2019
    Alaska State Troopers revealed on Tuesday that human remains were found in the rubble of the November 15th fire that broke out at mile 2.1 of Port St. Nicholas Road in Craig. Troopers were made aware just after midnight on Saturday, November 16th and responded to the scene along with members of the Craig Volunteer […]
  • Young, Haaland, and Cole Introduce Legislation to Restore Buffalo on Tribal Lands Nov 19, 2019
    Washington, D.C. – Monday, Congressman Don Young (R-AK), Vice Chair of the Congressional Native American Caucus, along with Caucus Co-Chairs Congresswoman Deb Haaland (D-NM) and Congressman Tom Cole (R-OK) introduced the Indian Buffalo Management Act of 2019. The American buffalo, a North American species of bison, once roamed freely across the United States, and served […]
  • 168th Airmen Head South for the Winter Nov 19, 2019
    EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska — Monday 19 Airmen assigned to the 168th Wing, Alaska Air National Guard, ventured out of Alaska’s below freezing temperatures en route to Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, and its 80-degree days. Each year, Airmen from the 168th Wing deploy to Guam in support of the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command’s Theater […]
  • Ahtna Subsidiary Acquires Leading Dredging and Civil Construction Firm Nov 19, 2019
    Anchorage, Alaska – Ahtna Marine & Construction Company, LLC (AMCC), an Ahtna, Inc. company, has finalized acquisition of Cavache, Inc. a Florida-based dredging and civil construction firm. Cavache has been in operation for over 15 years and it’s 20 employees and vessel and marine equipment assets will be transitioned under AMCC. “Cavache has an excellent […]


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House Votes to Incentivize Urea, Ammonia, GTL Industry

House Votes to Incentivize Urea, Ammonia, GTL Industry

Juneau, Alaska – The Alaska House of Representatives Monday passed a bill to incentivize natural gas refining and fertilizer production, in an effort to help restart the Kenai Peninsula’s Agrium…

Troopers Arrest Kodiak Suspect after Crime Stoppers Tip

Troopers Arrest Kodiak Suspect after Crime Stoppers Tip

Alaska State Troopers in Kodiak report that they made an arrest on Monday on a Kodiak individual wanted on two $25,000 arrest warrants in the Spruce Cape area in Kodiak.…

North Charleston Officer Charged with Murder for Killing of Fleeing, Unarmed Man

North Charleston Officer Charged with Murder for Killing of Fleeing, Unarmed Man

Another case of officer-involved shooting of an unarmed black man is unfolding in the state of South Carolina, and that officer has been arrested after a video shot by a…