Beechcraft Damaged in King Salmon Emergency Landing

Beechcraft Damaged in King Salmon Emergency Landing

An aircraft with eight persons onboard made an emergency landing in King Salmon just before 1 pm on Thursday, AST reported in the trooper dispatch. At 12:51 King Salmon-based troopers were notified that an inbound aircraft was coming in for an emergency landing at the King Salmon Airport. According to the report, the Beechcraft landed hard […]

Troopers Capture Idaho Fugitive from Justice During Traffic Accident Investigation

Troopers Capture Idaho Fugitive from Justice During Traffic Accident Investigation

At 11:30 am, as Fairbanks-based troopers were conducting a follow-up investigation on Prospect Drive into a vehicle collision that occurred earlier Tuesday morning, they found that one of the drivers in the incident was 41-year-old Kelo Smoke, who was a fugitive from Justice in the state of Idaho. The  officers could see Smoke inside of […]

Izembek National Wildlife Refuge Road Connecting King Cove/Cold Bay Passes House

Izembek National Wildlife Refuge Road Connecting King Cove/Cold Bay Passes House

Alaska’s lone Representative, Don Young, led efforts to pass HR218, The King Cove Land Exchange Act, the long-sought legislation to allow the building of a road between King Cove to Cold Bay, resulted in success with a vote of 248-179 on Thursday morning. In a statement following the vote, Representative Young said: “This is truly […]