Body of Missing Ambler Snowmachiner Pulled from River near Kobuk

Body of Missing Ambler Snowmachiner Pulled from River near Kobuk

  Alaska State Troopers are reporting that they have been notified by Northwest Arctic Borough Search and Rescue that the remains of a missing Ambler snowmachiner have been pulled from the Kobuk River south of Kobuk at just after midnight on Sunday. 52-year-old Alvin Williams of Ambler departed Ambler by himself at approximately 3 am […]

Ambler Man Arrested on Assault and Weapons Charges after Early Morning Weapons Incident

Ambler Man Arrested on Assault and Weapons Charges after Early Morning Weapons Incident

Early Thursday morning Alaska State Troopers based in Kotzebue received an assault report from the community of Amber, the trooper dispatch revealed on Sunday. Troopers were called and informed of an assault involving weapons at 12:30 am on Thursday morning. After an investigation that revealed that 27-year-old Woodrow A. Griest of Ambler, while intoxicated, discharged […]