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Salcha man charged with killing landlord

FAIRBANKS - A Salcha man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of his landlord. An arrest warrant was issued Thursday for 31-year-old...
Salcha man's death may be homicide

FAIRBANKS - A Salcha man found dead in his cabin earlier this month may have been killed. Alaska State Troopers initially believed 54-year-old...
Salcha man sentenced to 17 years

FAIRBANKS - A Salcha man who repeatedly sexually assaulted his wife at knifepoint has been sentenced to 17 years in prison. Samuel Fevos Sr., 60...
Group pushes potable water in Salcha

SALCHA - Some folks in Salcha seem as interested as ever about getting hundreds of residents showers and laundry machines. Many in the 1,000-person Salcha community, as do many living in and around Fairbanks, haul their...
3 bears visit Salcha garage, raid freezer

FAIRBANKS - A family of grizzly bears caused havoc again this week in Salcha south of Fairbanks. The three bears early Wednesday broke through a door to a garage and ripped the top off a chest freezer...
Salcha residents seeking way to get out of Tanana River area prone to flooding

...years, flooding along the Tanana River in Salcha has become more than an inconvenience...a way out. The flooding situation in Salcha worsened with flooding in the spring of...Wards and others residents. The floods in Salcha occur when chunks of ice become jammed...
Salcha residents keep eye on Tanana River as water recedes

...winter flood watch for the Tanana River in Salcha has been canceled. The National Weather...Thursday, said Rob Weathers, chief of Salcha Rescue Inc. "The river dynamics are...of residents and emergency workers in Salcha spent New Year's Eve filling hundreds...
Salcha homesteader, inventor dies

FAIRBANKS - A Salcha homesteader known for his businesses lifestyle. Joe Balch settled in Salcha in 1946 and homesteaded a parcel of land...raised hay and potatoes. He opened the Salcha Store in 1954. His more than 300 inventions...
Flooding leaves Salcha residents stranded

...Department of Transportation said access to Salcha remained cut off by flood waters on of an ice road. About 30 Salcha families remain stranded due to overflow...there on top of the ice," Reitano said. Salcha is about 35 miles southeast of Fairbanks...
Salcha homeowners apply for sale of homes to government

...officials are screening 116 applications from homeowners near Salcha who want to sell their homes, land and businesses to the government...needed to buy all real estate affected by Tanana River flooding. Salcha neighborhoods sandwiched between the Richardson Highway and...


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