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Pedestrian struck by suspected drunk driver

A 33-year-old woman was taken to Bartlett Regional Hospital on Sunday morning after being struck by a suspected drunk driver in the 4500 block of North Douglas Highway.At 2:05 a.m. on Sunday, while walking along North Douglas Highway...
Drunk driver in fatal crash gets 45-day sentence

...doing in the middle of the road?" Hancock said.Kauvar sentenced Hancock to the maximum allowed for a first-time drunk driver, 365 days, but suspended 320 days. Hancock was ordered not to drink alcohol during 10 years of probation and to submit...
Drunk driver crashes after high speed chase

A suspected drunk driver was arrested after leading police on a high speed vehicle chase through Mendenhall Valley on Tuesday morning and side-swiping...
Drunk driver gets same prison term

FAIRBANKS - Despite winning an appeal earlier this year for a new sentence, a convicted drunk driver has been sentenced to the exact same prison term. Eugene Bottcher, 66, is serving 20 years after he struck and killed a 13-year-old...
Police: Drunk driver caused Tuesday night crash

Police said a drunken driver went through a red traffic light and caused an accident at the Egan Drive and Mendenhall Loop Road intersection around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday night.
Longest-serving JPD officer retires home, especially when family members or friends were victims of crimes. One of his dad's friends was hit by a drunk driver and killed."I grew up with the guy," he said, adding, "More than half the time, you would know the people involved...
Sochi-bound: How an accident changed a Juneau man's life and set him on track for the Olympics player that could have went somewhere with the right guidance. I gave all that away when I got into a car with a drunk driver. I never tapped into my full potential, I guess that is why I coach so much now."The first three years after the...
Drunk driver's jail time cut

A Kenai Peninsula judge has reduced the sentence for the man whose drunken driving resulted in the deaths of two Juneau men and serious injury to a third local man. Kenai Superior Court Judge Jonathan H. Link on Monday reduced Michael J. Glaser's sentence to 22 years with nine years suspended. Glaser had appealed Link's original sentence, which was 55 years in prison with 33 years suspended.
Reduce road risks

On a recent Saturday morning, a drunk driver on Juneau's Egan Drive almost hit one of our Mothers Against Drunk Driving members, who called 911 to report the incident...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

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