Refine Search

Troopers suspend search for missing village man July 15.According to troopers, Olanna's clothing was found the following day on the shore near the western Alaska village.The search for Olanna has involved four-wheelers, boats and an Alaska Army National Guard helicopter.
Search underway for Brevig Mission man missing

...his family last Tuesday.Troopers say Olanna's clothing was found the following day on the shore near the western Alaska village.The search for Olanna has involved boats, four-wheelers and an Alaska Army National Guard helicopter. Gusty...
Boy reaches plea deal in musk ox killings

...Brevig Mission boy has reached a plea deal with state prosecutors in the 2012 killings of musk oxen near his western Alaska village.The boy and another boy were charged in January with multiple counts of wanton waste of big game after the deaths...
Hooper Bay teen dies in apparent drowning

...18-year-old Darin Long was found tangled Sunday in a partially deployed fishing net in a slough near the western Alaska village.Troopers say Long had been subsistence fishing.He was last seen by his family at about 11:30 p.m. Saturday...
Trial opens in Native language voting lawsuit

ANCHORAGE - A federal trial began this week in a voting rights lawsuit filed by several Alaska villages, alleging the state has failed to provide accurate, complete translations of voting materials into Native languages.State officials...
State plans meetings on Ambler road despite village objections

NOME - Residents of an Alaska village are boycotting two days of meetings being conducted by a state agency to discuss a 220-mile road to the Ambler Mining District...
Homes in Alaska village of Huslia threatened by erosion

FAIRBANKS - An eroding river in Alaska's interior is threatening several homes in the Athabascan village of Huslia.
Village sues feds to open road in refuge

ANCHORAGE - An Alaska village sued the U.S. Interior Department on Wednesday after it rejected a road through a national wildlife refuge that could improve...
In Alaska village, banishment helps keep peace

ANCHORAGE - Without a jail or even armed law enforcement, the isolated Alaska village where two state troopers were shot and killed is turning to a traditional form of justice: banishment.The Tanana Village Council...
Two Alaska State Troopers killed

...Two Alaska State Troopers were shot and killed Thursday when they were conducting an investigation in the Interior Alaska village of Tanana, the agency and a local shopkeeper said.Killed were Sgt. Patrick "Scott" Johnson and trooper Gabriel...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback