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Motorcyclist medevaced after crash

A 49-year-old motorcyclist was medevaced to Seattle's Harborview Medical Center after sustaining life-threatening injuries in a Saturday collision with a car on Glacier Highway.At 6:14 p.m. Saturday...
Flesh-eating bacteria victim leaves hospital, faces rehab

Ruben Pereyra has left the hospital, but his battle with the ravages of flesh-eating bacteria is not over yet.
State Briefs

Forum to discuss light rail tonight; Man who fell is in serious condition; Virus hits computers
Another fisherman lost in search for Galaxy survivors

ANCHORAGE - The search for two men missing from a commercial fishing vessel that exploded and burned in the Bering Sea continued today as Coast Guard officials prepared to launch a formal investigation into the cause of the blast. The Coast Guard today said another man is missing in the area, a commercial fisherman swept overboard this morning from a vessel aiding in search. The man was a crew member of the Clipper Express, a 138-foot Seattle-based vessel that on Sunday had rescued two people swimming in survival suits after they abandoned the burning ship.
Juneau Empire Story Archive

SEATTLE - A powerful earthquake jolted the Northwest today, sending people fleeing into the streets of Seattle and Portland, Ore., knocking out power to thousands and shutting down the Seattle-Tacoma Airport.
Juneau Empire Story Archive

JUNEAU -- The amount of this year's Alaska Permanent Fund Dividend will be announced on Sept. 21 in Fairbanks. The announcement was scheduled for Sept. 20 during the Permanent Fund Corporation's annual meeting in Fairbanks.
Driver medevaced to Seattle after two-vehicle crash on Egan Drive

A 38-year-old man was medevaced to Seattle's Harborview Medical Center on Saturday evening following a two-vehicle accident on Egan Drive earlier in the day. The man had to extricated from his vehicle...
Local Briefs

...condition this morning. The name of the 38-year-old man is not being released. A nursing supervisor at Seattle's Harborview Medical Center said the man was expected to be moved from the Intensive Care Unit by this afternoon. Marijo Toner, a...
Girl injured in car accident returns to school

Charlotte Brown saw an angel when she apparently died near Christmas while lying on a cold hospital table in Seattle, far from home. A roll-over accident on Egan Drive on Dec. 8 already had claimed the use of the lower half of her 7-year-old body. While in recovery, she stopped breathing. Her body just stopped trying.
Shooting in Wrangell under investigation

A Wrangell man medevaced to Seattle's Harborview Medical Center Sunday afternoon with three bullet wounds was the victim of a retaliation shooting, the man's fiancee said. Valarie Nakamura...


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