Five-Year-Old on Hike Dies near Lunch Creek Trail in Ketchikan, Searchers Recover Remains

Five-Year-Old on Hike Dies near Lunch Creek Trail in Ketchikan, Searchers Recover Remains

  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 […]

Anchor Point Woman Shot and Killed in Trooper Involved Shooting Wednesday Afternoon

Anchor Point Woman Shot and Killed in Trooper Involved Shooting Wednesday Afternoon

  Alaska State Troopers reported that a trooper responding to a 911 hangup in the Anchor Point area was involved in a fatal officer-involved shooting on Wednesday afternoon. According to the report, AST was notified of the 911 disconnect call that was received by the Soldotna Public Safety Communications Center at 1:55 pm on Wednesday […]

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, […]