CORRECTION: Victim Succumbs to Injuries Following Metlakatla Trailer Fire Tuesday

CORRECTION: Victim Succumbs to Injuries Following Metlakatla Trailer Fire Tuesday

Troopers report that a victim of a trailer fire in Metlakatla succumbed to his injuries before he could be medevacked to Seattle for treatment of injuries sustained in the blaze on Tuesday morning. At 4 am on Tuesday morning the Metlakatla Volunteer Fire Department responded to a trailer fire to find that one person was […]

Eight-Year-Old Plucked from Skwentna River by Wildlife Trooper and Iditarod Volunteer

Eight-Year-Old Plucked from Skwentna River by Wildlife Trooper and Iditarod Volunteer

While two Alaska Wildlife troopers were at the Swentna River Iditarod checkpoint on Tuesday they saw a young child fall through the ice and with assistance from an Iditarod volunteer the child was saved from certain death in the icy waters of the river. Trooper Knier and Trooper Gunderson observed the eight-year-old child fall into […]