Napakiak Man Held on Sexual Assault Charges after Wednesday Incident

Napakiak Man Held on Sexual Assault Charges after Wednesday Incident

Alaska State Troopers say that a 21-year-old Napakiak man has been jailed on Sexual Assault I and Assault IV charges after an incident in that community on Wednesday. According to the trooper report, 21-year-old Daniel Andrew sexually assaulted a “female after she attempted to purchase a bottle of alcohol from him.” Troopers went on to […]

Two in Nikiski Arrested after Burglary in Progress Call

Two in Nikiski Arrested after Burglary in Progress Call

  [dropcap]S[/dropcap]oldotna-based troopers responded to a burglary in progress in Nikiski on Sunday evening and arrested two persons from that community, troopers revealed on the trooper dispatch. When troopers responded to the call at Wik Road at 7:30 pm on Sunday evening, they made contact with Andrew Ronald Cook, age 27, and Ashley Rose Cook, age 27, […]

Dillingham Man Indicted on Meth Intent to Distribute Charges in Federal Court

Dillingham Man Indicted on Meth Intent to Distribute Charges in Federal Court

  [dropcap]A[/dropcap] Dillingham man was busted on possession of methamphetamine as he was at the Anchorage Airport preparing to board a flight to the southwest Alaska town was indicted on charges of “possession with the intent to distribute a controlled substance” according to U.S. Attorney Bryan Schroeder on Thursday.  The indictment stems from an arrest […]

One Caught up in Last Week’s ‘Stolen Vehicle Sweep’ Charged with New Federal Charges

One Caught up in Last Week’s ‘Stolen Vehicle Sweep’ Charged with New Federal Charges

As a consequence of his activities and being caught up in the in the city-wide “stolen vehicle sweep” carried out by multiple agencies both local and national, one of the suspects has been additionally charged with federal firearms crimes. It was announced by U.S. Attorney Bryan Schroder that 28-year-old Yako Miska Andrew, who was picked up […]

Search Suspended for Lituya Bay Helicopter Crash Survivors

Search Suspended for Lituya Bay Helicopter Crash Survivors

The search for three passengers of an Airbus H125 helicopter that crashed three miles east of Lituya Bay on Friday while being flown from Grand Prairie, Texas to Wasilla, has been suspended USCG said in a press release on Sunday. The aircraft went down approximately 300 feet from shore near Latoya Bay. Of the four passengers […]

Kenai Peninsula Law Enforcement Impersonator Sentenced being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm

Kenai Peninsula Law Enforcement Impersonator Sentenced being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm

The Department of Justice announced on Thursday that a former Nikiski resident was sentenced to 45 months in Federal prison for possession of firearms while being a convicted felon. 56-year-old Steven Andrew Bush, who pleaded guilty to a single count of being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm on January 3rd of this year […]

Two Arrested after Eagle’s Nest Disturbance Call

Two Arrested after Eagle’s Nest Disturbance Call

After responding to a disturbance call at an Eagle’s Nest address in Wasilla, troopers would make two arrests, the trooper dispatch revealed. When troopers got on scene at approximately 10:30 pm on Tuesday, they began an investigation then report that 34-year-old Amelia Andrew, after warnings,  “created a hazardous condition for troopers.” As a result, she […]