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Authorities search Mendenhall Valley home in drug probe the 8100 block of the residential neighborhood, from about 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.Trooper spokeswoman Beth Ipsen confirmed the search was a part of a drug investigation. Because the investigation is ongoing, she said she could not...
Italian tourist killed when hit by piece of Alaska glacier to the backcountry by helicopter to go skiingThe party was later taken to the glacier site. Troopers spokeswoman Beth Ipsen says the group was gathering for a photo when someone ran after hearing the ice crack.Hellweger was struck by an ice...
Italian tourist killed by piece of glacier

...backcountry by helicopter to go skiing.The party was later taken to the glacier site by helicopter. Troopers spokeswoman Beth Ipsen said the group began gathering for a photo."Alexander was away from the group, but making his way there when the...
Studded tires must be off in southeast Alaska

...north have until the end of the month before they must remove their studded tires.Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman Beth Ipsen says people could face fines for using studded tires after the deadlines.The state fine is $50. Cities may impose...
Alaska troopers encourage selfies for backcountry adventurers

...selfie right before heading out into the backcountry, as a way to account for their whereabouts.Troopers spokesperson Beth Ipsen said the advice to snap a selfie is part of a larger push to encourage those venturing into the backcountry to fill out...
It's a wrap for Alaska troopers reality show

...participate in another season of "Alaska State Troopers," which airs on the National Geographic Channel, agency spokeswoman Beth Ipsen said Wednesday.Cockrell's Tuesday email said that after five years, "it's time to stand down and focus on our...
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Alaska troopers search for missing Missouri man near Anchorage

...for Jerry Warner began Sunday in the area of Willow Creek near milepost 70 of the Parks Highway.Troopers spokeswoman Beth Ipsen says Warner and his wife have been visiting Alaska in their RV. Ipsen says Warner is an avid outdoorsman.Theresa Dean...
Woman killed musk ox to protect dog

...protect her dog.The citation issued to Diana Adams after the July 17 incident was later reduced to a written warning. Beth Ipsen, a spokeswoman for the Alaska State Troopers, said this was done after consultation between the wildlife troopers...
Ski guide critically injured in Alaska avalanche

...Alaska was in critical condition after getting buried by an avalanche, Alaska State Troopers said Saturday.Spokeswoman Beth Ipsen said Aaron Karitis was unconscious when he was pulled out from under 7 feet of snow Saturday morning. He was taken to...
Suicidal man was teacher under investigation

...troopers on the Kenai Spur Highway and is being treated for unspecified injuries.Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman Beth Ipsen confirmed the man found Friday was the same one who caused lockdowns at two Nikiski schools on Thursday.Ipsen said...


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