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Alaska is beating drunk driving

...figure is less than half that), the first chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving was formed in Alaska after a drunken driver killed two young people walking along the road in Girdwood.MADD formed in 1980 after a similar incident in California...
Apparent drunken driver causes multiple accidents

...people between the downtown area and the Vanderbilt intersection. Police received numerous reports of an apparent drunken driver at about 9:40 p.m. Saturday, as a red truck driving north on Egan Drive almost ran a vehicle off the road...
Boy hit by alleged drunken driver dies

FAIRBANKS - A Fairbanks boy who was hit by an alleged drunken driver while riding his Big Wheel has died suddenly at a Seattle hospital. Four-year-old Phillip Lara was hit in August and had been...
Drunken driver gets 32 years for deaths of 15-year-olds

ANCHORAGE - The intoxicated driver who struck and killed two teens on an Anchorage sidewalk has been sentenced to 32 years in prison.
Before pot is legal, a final definition of 'in public'

...she said.White referenced the difference in drunken driving and stoned driving. She told the Assembly that a drunken driver might run a stop sign while a high driver would wait for it to turn green. Joking aside, she said she would be more...
New trial in repeat DUI case?

ANCHORAGE - A repeat drunken driver who was convicted of consuming at least a dozen drinks and causing...Bidwell, whose 17-year-old daughter was killed in 1983 by a drunken driver. Bidwell and her husband, Royal, were daily attendees at Phillips...
DUI suspected in Seward Highway fatal

...ANCHORAGE - Anchorage police were looking for a reported drunken driver when her SUV crossed the center line on the Seward...Dave Parker said Phillips was reported as a possible drunken driver after she left a hair salon and later when she was...
Outside Editorial: The peril of children in cars with drunk drivers

...him and two other young boys from the back seat. The other boys, 2 and 7, were seriously injured.The alleged drunken driver who caused this horrific accident? Shannard Dyer, Taylor's father. He has been charged with six counts of aggravated...
Measure would close bars at 2 a.m. in Denali Borough

HEALY - The son of a woman who was killed by a suspected drunken driver as she rode her bicycle to work for her early morning shift wants bars to close earlier.Noah Schieber has started an online petition...
Alaska Editorial: Conversations about Alaska alcohol abuse, DUI issues is overdue

...though. One doesn't have to go too far back in Fairbanks history to find a distressingly similar case - in 2005, drunken driver Eugene Bottcher hit and killed a 13-year-old Saul Stutz, who was riding a bicycle on Goldstream Road. Bottcher...


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