Four-Year-Old Boy only Survivor of Kobuk River Boating Accident

Four-Year-Old Boy only Survivor of Kobuk River Boating Accident

A four-year-old boy was the only survivor of unfortunate boating accident on the Kobuk River on Monday, the Alaska State troopers revealed on Thursday evening. According to the trooper report posted on the trooper dispatch, On Monday, 54-year-old Merna Sheldon, her son Albert Sheldon, 34 years of age, and her grandson, four year old Jim Sheldon, “departed […]

Two Noorvik Snow-Machiners Found Drowned on Kobuk

Two Noorvik Snow-Machiners Found Drowned on Kobuk

A Search and Rescue  for two overdue snow-machiners from Noorvik ended sadly on Friday, the trooper dispatch reported. At 12:07 pm on Friday, Alaska State Troopers were notified by the Northwest Arctic Borough Search and Rescue Coordinator, Lena Ferguson, that two men, identified as 34-year-old Richard Patterson and 44-year-old Fred Melton were overdue from a […]