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Grand jury indicts Selawik man on murder, assault charges

...A Kotzebue grand jury has indicted a Selawik resident suspected of killing another...officer and others during a standoff.Selawik is a village of nearly 900 people about...a.m. July 6 took a call of a man in Selawik firing a gun. A village police officer...
10 arrested in Selawik burglary

...following a break-in at the village store in Selawik. Troopers say an undisclosed amount of...the burglary, the authorities said. Selawik is a dry village, and residents voted...and Douglas Mitchell, 20. All are Selawik residents. Charged with third-degree...
Selawik fight club host charged

ANCHORAGE - A man who hosted "fight club" boxing in Selawik has been charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor. The Anchorage Daily News reports 20-year-old Percy Clark...
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Between 5,000 to 10,000 gallons of fuel spill in Selawik

SELAWIK - A fuel spill has occurred at the tank farm in the village of Selawik. The Alaska Department of Conservation says the...the spill at between 5,000 and 10,000 gallons. Selawik is about 75 miles east of Kotzebue. It appears the...
Man dives into water, drowns in Selawik

ANCHORAGE - Authorities are investigating a drowning in Selawik. Alaska State Troopers say 40-year-old David Commack of Selawik dove into the water from a boat Friday and never surfaced. His body was recovered an hour later. Attempts to revive...
Two Selawik men perish in rescue attempt

...through thin ice on a search near Selawik. The bodies of Larry Dale Booth...snowmachines to look for another pair of Selawik men who were late returning home from a fishing trip Tuesday afternoon. Selawik is about seven miles southeast of...
Selawik man gets 25 years in prison

ANCHORAGE - A Selawik man was sentenced to 25 years in prison for raping and beating his in 2005 in which both were drinking home brew at their home in Selawik, a community of about 700 people southeast of Kotzebue. Weeks before...
Troopers release names, details of fatal village shooting

...a home the northwest Alaska village of Selawik is charged with murder in the death of...Troopers say Christopher Cleveland of Selawik was arrested on a charge of first-degree...the death Monday of Wade Cleveland, of Selawik.Christopher Cleveland's arrest came...
Pregnant woman punched in Selawik

...accused of punching a pregnant woman in the stomach this week. Troopers say the alleged attack occurred in the village of Selawik - 90 miles east of Kotzebue. The woman, seven months pregnant, was transported to a Kotzebue hospital. James Foxglove was...
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Man in custody after locking self in home; 1 dead

...residence.The man was apprehended about 2:30 p.m. in Selawik. Troopers flew to the village earlier in the day after receiving...saw troopers walking the man out of the house in handcuffs.Selawik is an Inupiat Eskimo community of about 875 people. It is...


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