Hiker, dog rescued on Mount Roberts

...terrain on Mount Roberts Tuesday morning after he called Alaska State Troopers for help.Juneau resident Robert Sauerteig...I'll try and get back later, don't worry,'" said Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters. "The next day...
"Read Local: An Alaska Book Week Celebration" to be held Oct. 10

...Alaska Southeast's One Campus One Book program in collaboration with 49 Writers, the Alaska Center for the Book, the Alaska State Library, the Anchorage Public Library, and the Alaska Quarterly Review. Coffee, ice-cream and pastries available...
Empire Editorial: To boost voter turnout, Juneau should look to online elections

...two council seats and much of the school board.This is unacceptable.More people attended this year's Southeast Alaska State Fair than expressed their opinion on the people who will drive our government for the next several years.We've been...
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 with...
North Pole man found dead in Kenai cell

...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 will also conduct...
Alaska Editorial: Forest management

...Forest Service land. Goucher spoke in support of the concept Tuesday, saying that it could result in 2,500 jobs in Alaska."State managed lands are accountable to clear mandates and generate significant revenues for stakeholders, while federally...
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...
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...
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...
'Fairbanks Four' wants convictions overturned

...and 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...


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