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Tok man sentenced in assault case minors. Alaska State Troopers said Defrance had been drinking at a party in Tok with several minors when he beat Dave Howard, who was 19 at the time. Defrance left Alaska soon after. He was found in February 2008 when police arrested him...
Thanks from the family of Terry Hicks, and to our honorary pallbearers : John Kveum, Bob Lunda, Harold Westman, Glenn Glover, Howard L. Gray, Dave Howard, Pearl Miller, Freda Westman, Dodie Lunda, Lisa Wolf, Sandy Kveum and Judy Brown. Terry was proud and happy to...
Alaska man wanted for attempted murder arrested in Montana

...erratically through a construction zone. Defrance, 25, was wanted in connection with an attack on 19-year-old Dave Howard of Tok on Aug. 10. He and four minors were drinking when Defrance reportedly became angry and severely beat and choked...
Man dodges possible 200-year sentence

...26-year-old man will also spend five years on probation. Defrance must pay for the medical expenses of 19-year-old Dave Howard whom he was accused of beating. The charges stemmed from an incident in August 2007 when authorities say Defrance was...


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