Venetie Man Arrested on Several Charges Including Murder after Stabbing Death of Party-Goer

Venetie Man Arrested on Several Charges Including Murder after Stabbing Death of Party-Goer

A Venetie man has been arrested on Murder II charges following a stabbing in that community over the weekend, troopers report. 33-year-old John Fred Roberts was arrested and charged with the stabbing death of 34-year-old Alex Tritt that occurred late Friday night at a drinking party in the community. According to the trooper report, Roberts […]

Troopers Investigate Death of Shageluk Man Found Deceased in Washeteria Bathroom

Troopers Investigate Death of Shageluk Man Found Deceased in Washeteria Bathroom

Authorities in Aniak are awaiting an autopsy determination on a Shageluk man who was discovered deceased in the bathroom of the Shageluk Washeteria on Tuesday. Aniak-based troopers traveled to Shageluk after receiving a report of a deceased man in a locked bathroom at that establishment at about 11:35 am. Troopers were informed that city employees […]

Rural man Cited after Taking Illegal Moose and Giving it to Community

Rural man Cited after Taking Illegal Moose and Giving it to Community

After receiving a tip that a Chalkyitsik man had taken a moose out of season, Fairbanks troopers immediately traveled to the community via state aircraft to investigate on Monday. Once there, troopers conducted an investigation and determined that 63-year-old Woodie Salmon had taken a moose out of season in Game Management Unit 25D on Sunday. […]

State Wildfire Update

State Wildfire Update

Fire officials report on Wednesday, that the total fires burning in the state is now at 297. This total reflects three new fires. Included are 45 fires that are currently staffed and 250 fires that are currently being monitored. Staffed fires have burned approximately 461,734 acres thus far, while monitored fires have consumed 1,312,956 acres. […]

Troopers Seek Venetie Man after Rampage

Troopers Seek Venetie Man after Rampage

Fairbanks-based Alaska State Troopers as well as a VPSO traveled to the community of Venetie on Wednesday in response to a seemingly out of control resident there the trooper dispatch reports. On Wednesday, troopers traveled to Venetie after they received reports of Venetie resident, 30-year-old Vincent Roberts wreaking havoc in the community. Reports coming from […]