Investigator: Removal of Alaska plane wreckage weeks away

...crashed in steep, rugged terrain near Ketchikan, killing nine people, is recovered.National Transportation Safety Board investigator Clint Johnson said authorities were waiting for a helicopter capable of lifting the parts to become available. He said that...
Report: Inadequate records kept of National Guard complaints

An independent investigator who looked into the alleged culture of sexual assault and misconduct in the Alaska National Guard said Monday she did not find...
Kodiak homeowner kills 9-foot-tall bear on his lawn

...Troopers Kodiak Post supervisor Sgt. Eric Olsen says Long emptied the cylinder of his .44 magnum revolver. He says an investigator determined Long acted in self-defense.Olsen is urging residents to avoid placing trash outside dumpsters. He says residents...
Wildfires blister Alaska with increased frequency, intensity

...fires burning near homes north and southwest of Anchorage.Rupp, a University of Alaska Fairbanks professor and principal investigator for the U.S. Geological Survey's Alaska Climate Science Center who researches and projects forest ecology, said Alaska's...
Pluto just 4 weeks, 20M miles away for spacecraft

...fired a thruster on the spacecraft over the weekend to fine-tune its path."This is one charged-up team," principal investigator Alan Stern of the Southwest Research Institute in Boulder, Colorado said last week. "They know that they're getting...
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My Turn: Widespread abuse stems from attitude

...for related documents made it easy to suspect he was hiding something. Soon after taking office, Walker hired a special investigator to examine the allegations within the Guard. Retired Superior Court Judge Patricia Collins was also asked to determine if...
Theater shooter's ex asked him to see a therapist

...her she could be summoned back.She took the stand before jurors were shown a graphic video of the crime scene taken by an investigator hours after the attack.The 45-minute silent video showed bodies sprawled throughout the theater and wedged between rows...
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Special investigator will look into Guard allegations the process of hiring a special investigator to look into the handling of sexual...approved by Walker.Jang said the investigator will look into allegations of sexual...into the Guard scandal. Jang said the investigator will be more of a fact-finder and...
McGuire waiting for investigator's report

...The chairwoman of the Senate Judiciary Committee said Monday that it makes sense to wait for the findings of a special investigator before delving into allegations of sexual assault and other misconduct within the Alaska National Guard.Sen. Lesil McGuire...
Admiralty, from many angles

...gave two readings on the trip, including a passage from his second book, "The Curious Eat Themselves," that featured investigator Cecil Younger jumping from a plane on Admiralty Island, and a poem from his collection "The Rising and the Rain" that...


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