Hiker, dog rescued on Mount Roberts

...on Mount Roberts Tuesday morning after he called Alaska State Troopers for help.Juneau resident Robert Sauerteig, 53...try and get back later, don't worry,'" said Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters. "The next day, he realized...
Hunter falls to death on Pioneer Peak

ANCHORAGE - Authorities say a Wasilla man has died after falling down the mountainside at Pioneer Peak.Alaska State Troopers say 49-year-old Roy Roth had been hunting sheep near Goat Creek when he fell Sunday night. A hunter who was...
'Fairbanks Four' wants convictions overturned

...Frese. Those were later recanted.Bachman also plans to introduce new evidence from a cabdriver, who later told Alaska State Troopers he saw either "Native" or "Asian" men - including one with Pease's distinctive ponytail hair style - near...
North Pole man found dead in Kenai cell

...reported Heppner was found unresponsive in his cell and efforts to revive the North Pole man were not successful.Alaska State Troopers and the Alaska State Medical Examiner's office will review the death. The Department of Corrections says it...
Soldotna woman arrested for driving drunk with 5 kids in car

ANCHORAGE - Alaska State Troopers say they arrested a Soldotna woman for driving drunk with five children in the car.KTUU-TV reported that troopers say they...
Thieves target vehicles along highway near Fairbanks

FAIRBANKS - Alaska State Troopers say highway thieves near Fairbanks have been pulling emission control devices off vehicles.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported...
Venetie man arrested in connection with stabbing death

...connection with the stabbing death of another man in the interior Alaska village of Venetie (VEE'-neh-teye).Alaska State Troopers say John Fred Roberts of Venetie was arrested Sunday on a charge of second-degree murder in connection with the...
Homeless man in Anchorage uses homemade spear to kill bear

...seen outside a tent. David Tandler, 49, told officers he was worried it would harm children inside the tent, Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman Beth Ipsen said in an email to The Associated Press. No children were present at the camp site when...
Man accused of fatally shooting father's fiance

...shot six times in the lower abdomen with a rifle, according to court documents. A village health aide called Alaska State Troopers shortly after 3:30 a.m. Monday to report the shooting.Coffee told troopers he got the .22-caliber rifle...
Budget cuts could cost Alaska State Troopers a helicopter

ANCHORAGE - Alaska State Troopers have already grounded one of their two search and rescue helicopters due to budget cuts, and officials say if changes aren't...


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