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Yakutat episode of 'Hotel Impossible Undercover' to air Jan. 6

...Undercover" filmed in Yakutat.In the season premiere, host Anthony Melchiorri returns to the town to check up on Glacier Bear Lodge, a hotel he helped "rescue ... from poor management and a financial crisis," a news release from the Travel Channel...
Prosecution rests against alleged killer

...53, is facing two counts of murder in connection to the shooting death of 39-year-old Sandra M. Perry at Glacier Bear Lodge in July 1996. Kowalski claims the shooting was accidental.Although the state officially rested on Monday, their last...
More wild cards crop up in murder trial

...allegations that Robert D. Kowalski confessed to intentionally shooting 39-year-old Sandra M. Perry at the Glacier Bear Lodge and that Kowalski was high on methamphetamine at the time he pulled the trigger.Kowalski, 53, who is facing two counts...
On day one of murder trial, jury hears from victim's oldest son

...days-long vacation with Robert D. Kowalski, police in Yakutat were cordoning off the couple's bedroom at the Glacier Bear Lodge. Kowalski had shot Sandra M. Perry in the head with a Mossberg 12-gauge "bear-killer" shotgun slug, probably...
Convicted murderer gets 40 years

...Menendez. That's 40 years to serve.Kowalski has always claimed the July 1996 shooting in Room 10 of the Glacier Bear Lodge in Yakutat was an accident. He claimed the same thing Friday when he spoke to Padgett, who appeared in court by phone...
Kowalski murder cold case to go to jury today

...defense.Prosecutors say Kowalski, 53, intentionally killed 39-year-old Sandra M. Perry in Room 10 of Glacier Bear Lodge following an argument about 3 a.m. July 21, 1996. Kowalski maintains the shooting was an accident.He was not charged...
Forensic photos prompt move for mistrial

...on the Mossberg 12-gauge "bear killer" shotgun that killed 39-year-old Sandra M. Perry at Yakutat's Glacier Bear Lodge in July 1996. Perry's boyfriend, Robert D. Kowalski, 53, claims it was an accident.State crime lab firearms...
Old case, new twist

...argument overheard in Room 10 of Glacier Bear Lodge before the 3 a.m. shooting was...Indreland, who operated the Glacier Bear Lodge until 2004, said the same thing...Indreland still operates the Glacier Bear Lodge. Indreland has not owned the lodge...
Tedious words reveal Yakutat horror

...differing accounts about how his then-girlfriend Sandra M. Perry was fatally shot in Room 10 of Yakutat's Glacier Bear Lodge on July 21, 1996. Kowalski, now 53, is standing trial in Juneau Superior Court on two counts of murder."He can't...
Court bombshell: Troopers destroyed evidence in cold case

...was an accident.Kowalski is now facing two counts of murder in connection to Perry's death at Yakutat's Glacier Bear Lodge. The state of Alaska re-opened the case after Kowalski was convicted of homicide in 2008 for killing his girlfriend...


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