Firefighter leaps into harbor to rescue man

An unidentified man was pulled from the ocean below the Alaska...her friend shouted encouragement to the man in the water, bystander Teri Tibbett said...after emerging from the water and seeing the man taken on a gurney to a waiting ambulance...
North Pole man found dead in Kenai cell jail since Oct. 23, 2014.KTVA reported Heppner was found unresponsive in his cell and efforts to revive the North Pole man were not successful.Alaska State Troopers and the Alaska State Medical Examiner's office will review the death. The Department...
"Kidnapped": Juneau couple self-publishes account of their abduction in the Philippines

...leaving their home in the Philippines with their 7-month-old granddaughter when armed men stopped their car. As Loy radioed for help, one of the men pistol-whipped him, he lost consciousness, and the trio's almost week-long ordeal...
Hunter falls to death on Pioneer Peak

ANCHORAGE - Authorities say a Wasilla man has died after falling down the mountainside at Pioneer Peak.Alaska...Sunday night. A hunter who was with Roth hiked down and found the man dead.Troopers were joined by the Alaska Mountain Rescue Group...
Defense lawyer: White officer targeted black player

...JohnPaul Giacona, who first told the Atlanta Hawks' Thabo Sefolosha to clear the area early on April 8. "I think he saw a black man in a hoodie."Sefolosha, 30, has been charged with misdemeanor obstructing government administration, disorderly conduct...
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Venetie man arrested in connection with stabbing death

ANCHORAGE - A 33-year-old man is under arrest in connection with the stabbing death of another man in the interior Alaska village of Venetie (VEE'-neh-teye).Alaska State Troopers say John Fred Roberts of Venetie was arrested Sunday...
Alaska's median income drops below 1989 levels

...The report shows that 60 percent of those earning low wages are women. Women were much more likely to earn lower wages than men in 1989 and again in 2014."Women in Alaska face a lot of different obstacles," said Tamiah Liebersbach, Program Coordinator...
Just tired

...there was a loneliness.Even though she met and married the man of her dreams, my father, the illness lurked inside her.She hid it well...suicide deaths.? For every woman who dies by suicide, four men die by suicide, but women are three times more likely to attempt...
Juneau-Douglas City Museum accepting applications from artists

...Juneau-Douglas City Museum is located at 4th & Main Streets. Fall/Winter hours are Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Admission is free during the month of October thanks to the Pioneers of Alaska Men's & Women's Igloo #6.
Booker season: Breaking our hearts

...four friends in a "work of lasting emotional impact" as 2015 Man Booker Prize judge Ellah Allfrey said of Hanya Yangihara's...reasons that drove them to migrate. "I'll come back a rich man who can choose his own life."Randeep is the least capable...


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