Jean Thorsteinson

...Skagway, Alaska on May 26, 1921. She was proud of her Alaskan heritage that included a grandfather who served as U.S. Marshal in Eagle during the Gold Rush Days. Her father worked for Wells Fargo as a Railway Express Agent and Customs Inspector for...
Police & Fire for Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014

...Tuesday, CCFR responded to Douglas Highway for an open burn complaint. Large fire and responsible party located. The fire marshal ordered the person to extinguish the fire since it was an illegal open burn. The person did not have a proper burn permit...
Today in History Scapa Flow in Scotland's Orkney Islands; 833 of the more than 1,200 men aboard were killed.In 1944, German Field Marshal Erwin Rommel committed suicide rather than face trial and certain execution for allegedly conspiring against Adolf Hitler...
Feds capture fugitive Juneau mom

...the situation.The U.S. Marshals Service for the District...disappeared."Deputy U.S. Marshal and spokeswoman Rochelle Liedike said the Marshals Service in Anchorage became...Liedike declined to say how Marshals found the mother and daughter...
Longtime Kenai fire responder, marshal retires

KETCHIKAN - Kenai Fire Marshal Eric Wilcox has retired.Wilcox departs after 25 years with the Kenai Fire Department, the last seven years as fire marshal.The Peninsula Clarion ( reports colleagues of Wilcox celebrated...
Marshals say kidnapping suspect attempted escape

...was tackled by U.S. marshals before he reached the...was grabbed by a U.S. marshal near the defense table...a prisoner's legs. Marshals have not determined how...carried him over."A marshal used a stun gun to subdue...
Alaska US Marshals get bomb-sniffing dog

ANCHORAGE - The U.S. Marshals in Alaska have a new bomb-sniffing dog. His trainer, says the yellow lab named MacDuff...reported when MacDuff is not on duty in Anchorage he's Mac the family pet of Deputy U.S. Marshal Jimmy Johnson.
U.S. Marshals catch Anchorage man wanted in the Philippines

ANCHORAGE - U.S. marshals arrested an Anchorage man accused of a killing 15 years ago in the Philippines. The 58-year-old, Armando Olde Y Balangatan...
Marshals seek fugitive in Juneau area

JUNEAU - The United States Marshals Service is asking for the public?s help in locating a fugitive...Cabarloc. Anyone with information is asked to contact U.S. Deputy Marshal John Olson at 907-350-9986. You may also call Juneau Crime...
Kitchen fire causes $50K in damage, no injuries

...the two-story apartment full of smoke. They extinguished a fire, which the fire marshal determined originated in the kitchen near the stove.Fire Marshal Daniel Jager wrote in a release that the tenants did not have renters insurance.Jager...


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