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  • Municipality of Anchorage Establishes Alternate Care Site in the Alaska Airlines Center as Precautionary Measure Mar 30, 2020
      Anchorage, Alaska: The Municipality of Anchorage Emergency Operations Center (EOC) is establishing a medical alternate care site (ACS) at the Alaska Airlines Center in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. An ACS is a temporary facility that provides care to patients who are stable but require medical observation and basic support. On-site preparations began last […]
  • NOAA Fisheries Emergency Action Waives Some Observer Coverage Mar 30, 2020
      Federal fisheries officials responding to concerns voiced by longline halibut and black cod fishermen in Alaska have issued an emergency action providing authority, on a case by case basis, to waive observer coverage in some instances. The emergency action also waive some training and other program requirements while meeting conservation needs and providing an […]
  • Suspect Taken into Custody on Assault Charges in East Anchorage after Inflicting Life-Threatening Gunshot Injury to Victim Mar 30, 2020
      Patrol officers with APD responded to a location on the 1500-block of Beaver Place at 11:22 pm on Saturday night after a call reporting a shooting there, APD said on Sunday. When they arrived at the scene, they found an adult male victim suffering from life-threatening gunshot injuries to his lower body. The victim […]
  • Five-Year-Old on Hike Dies near Lunch Creek Trail in Ketchikan, Searchers Recover Remains Mar 29, 2020
      The search initiated for a Ketchikan mother and her five-year-old child on Thursday reached an unfortunate conclusion when the child was located deceased at 2:45 pm on Friday afternoon troopers revealed. 36-year-old Jennifer Treat, and her son, Jaxson Brown set out on a hiking trip on the  Lunch Creek Trail on Wednesday afternoon and […]
  • Untitled Mar 29, 2020
      NUNA A’ULALUNI – EARTHQUAKE NUNA AULAKAN ALINGNARTUQ. – IT IS SCARY WHEN THE LAND SHAKES. The Kodiak Archipelago lies at the juncture of two major tectonic plates, enormous pieces of the earth’s crust that are continually colliding. Here rock formed on the ocean floor is scraped off the Pacific plate as it slides beneath […]
  • With US Now Epicenter of Global Pandemic, Hospitals Forced to Consider ‘Do Not Resuscitate’ Orders for Patients Mar 29, 2020
      “I never want to hear about socialist death panels again.” As the United States becomes the global epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic with more than 85,000 cases spread across the nation, healthcare workers around the country are increasingly facing difficult decisions about whether life-saving measures can be taken for some of the sickest coronavirus patients. Two weeks ago, […]
  • Dems Fume After Trump Announces Plan to Refuse Congressional Oversight of Corporate Bailout Funds Mar 29, 2020
      “This is a frightening amount of public money to have given a corrupt administration with zero accountability.”   Progressive lawmakers on Friday evening denounced President Donald Trump’s intention to disregard provisions in the just-passed coronavirus relief bill that would provide crucial oversight of $500 billion in taxpayer money already poised to be a “Wall […]
  • Legislature Approves Operating & Capital Budgets, COVID-19 Emergency Funding Mar 29, 2020
      JUNEAU – The Alaska Legislature early this morning approved the state’s operating and capital budgets for the upcoming 2021 fiscal year, and emergency funding to respond to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. House Bill 205 totals $4.74 billion in state unrestricted general funds. It holds operating expenses relatively flat at $4.62 billion; provides $120 million […]
  • March 29th, 1867 Mar 29, 2020
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  • Governor Issues COVID-19 Health Mandates on Social Distancing, Limiting Intrastate Travel Mar 28, 2020
      (Anchorage, AK) – Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy, with the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) Friday issued the State of Alaska’s 11th and 12th COVID-19 Health Mandate to protect the public health of Alaskans and disrupt the spread of the virus. COVID-19 Health Mandate 011: Social Distancing Mandate 011 states “all persons […]

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Quinhagak Teen Arrested in Murder/Sexual Assault Case Involving 10-Year-Old

Quinhagak Teen Arrested in Murder/Sexual Assault Case Involving 10-Year-Old

  Alaska State Troopers revealed that they have made an arrest on Murder and other charges following an investigation and autopsy report in the death of the Quinhagak child found deceased on the outskirts of that town on Monday before last. The death of the child, now identified…

Alakanuk Man Sought after Severe Domestic Violence Assault

Alakanuk Man Sought after Severe Domestic Violence Assault

  Alaska State Troopers were informed of a serious Domestic Violence Assault in the community of Alaknuk on Wednesday, and responded to initiate an investigation according to their report. The investigation revealed that in an alcohol-related incident, Ignatius Stanislaus attacked a family member and beat her in the…

Nondalton Man Arrested in Anchorage on Sexual Abuse of a Minor Warrant

Nondalton Man Arrested in Anchorage on Sexual Abuse of a Minor Warrant

  Alaska State Troopers revealed on Tuesday that they had taken a Nondalton man into custody on a Felony no bail arrest warrant at a residence in Anchorage on SAM charges. The arrest made today stems from an investigation that was opened on August 6th, 2018 after troopers…

Former Kivalina Teacher’s Aide Charged with Child Exploitation Crimes

Former Kivalina Teacher’s Aide Charged with Child Exploitation Crimes

Federal Prosecutors have revealed that a former substitute teacher in Kivalina has been charged and arrested on attempted…

Intoxicated Twin Hills man Arrested in Domestic Violence Assault

Intoxicated Twin Hills man Arrested in Domestic Violence Assault

  An intoxicated Twin Hills man was arrested on multiple charges after a domestic violence incident in that…

Aniak Man Taken into Custody and Charged after Strangulation Incident

Aniak Man Taken into Custody and Charged after Strangulation Incident

  AST reports that Aniak-based troopers responded to a Domestic Violence incident in progress in that community and…

Akiak Suspect Arrested on Warrants Totaling $50,500 Friday

Akiak Suspect Arrested on Warrants Totaling $50,500 Friday

  On Friday Bethel-based Alaska state Troopers traveled to Akiak with two warrants totaling $50,500 and served them…

Ambler Man Arrested on Multiple Charges including Attempted Murder after Attacking Aunt

Ambler Man Arrested on Multiple Charges including Attempted Murder after Attacking Aunt

  An Ambler man was arrested on multiple charges including attempted murder and several domestic violence assault counts…

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