Injured Snowmachiner Lifted Out of Hatcher Pass Saturday

Injured Snowmachiner Lifted Out of Hatcher Pass Saturday

According to the trooper dispatch, at 10:46 am on Saturday, Alaska Wildlife Troopers received a report of an injured snowmachiner in Hatcher Pass near mile 15 of the Palmer-Fishhook Road. AWT says the initial report indicated the snowmachiner, identified as 40-year-old Kevin Unks was with a party that had traversed two avalanche-laden areas before Unks […]

Unknown ELB Keeps Searchers Busy for Four Days, Pilot Neglected to Report Crash

Unknown ELB Keeps Searchers Busy for Four Days, Pilot Neglected to Report Crash

Alaska State Troopers were notified on Sunday of an ELT activation from an aircraft located east of the Parks Highway near Willow and Talkeetna. The aircraft that emitted the signal would not be located until Thursday. Investigators could not locate any distress calls or reports of overdue aircraft AST said. Beginning Sunday, the day the […]

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