Snowboarding Teen Caught in Hatcher Pass Avalanche Dies in Hospital

Snowboarding Teen Caught in Hatcher Pass Avalanche Dies in Hospital

  Late Monday afternoon, troopers, Palmer Fire & Rescue, Mat-Su EMS, Hatcher Pass Avalanche Center, Alaska Avalanche School, MATSAR, and Alaska Mountain Rescue Group responded to Palmer Fishhook Road in reference to a snowboarder caught in an avalanche. The incident ultimately claimed the victim’s life. Troopers report that the various agencies responded to mile 16 […]

Identities of Deceased Victims in Head-On Collision on Seward Highway Released

Identities of Deceased Victims in Head-On Collision on Seward Highway Released

  UPDATE: The next of kin to the deceased in the crash have been notified and Anchorage police have revealed their identities as 66-year-old Paul Matson and his daughter, 25-year-old Lea Matson. ORIGINAL: Anchorage police say that they believe that winter conditions were responsible for a fatal collision on the Seward Highway where two died, […]

Palmer man Dies in Officer-Involved-Shooting following Disturbance/Car Chase

Palmer man Dies in Officer-Involved-Shooting following Disturbance/Car Chase

  A Palmer man suffered fatal injuries after an officer-involved shooting that occurred following a call-out and a short vehicle chase that ended in a residential area near the Palmer-Wasilla Highway troopers report. Alaska State Troopers responded to the scene at Equestrian Acres after receiving a call reporting a domestic disturbance with weapons present at […]

BSAR Locate Remains of Nunapitchuk Woman off of Tundra Trail between Nunapitchuk and Bethel

BSAR Locate Remains of Nunapitchuk Woman off of Tundra Trail between Nunapitchuk and Bethel

  Alaska State Troopers revealed on Tuesday that the Bethel Search and Rescue (BSAR) contacted them and notified that the remains of missing Nunapitchuk woman, 22-year-old Elizanna Anvil, were found off the trail about four miles from an overturned snow machine. At 1:02 am on Friday Bethel-based troopers were alerted to an overdue traveler going […]

Willow Firefighter Dies as He Prepared to go out on a Call Saturday

Willow Firefighter Dies as He Prepared to go out on a Call Saturday

  Numerous Firefighters, EMS, Life-Med, and Troopers responded to the scene at the Willow Fire Department following a call reporting a firefighter unconscious at the station early Saturday morning, troopers report. According to the report, 66-year-old Willow resident Roger Delongchamp was in a firetruck preparing to respond to an emergency call at just after 2 […]