AFN 2014: Plea for help

...was "a normal guy." Then, In May, he shot two Alaska State Troopers at point-blank...Twenty-year-old Nathanial Kangas, who shot and killed the troopers, is a product...mental health care, Kangas might never have shot the two men, Roberts-Hyslop said, adding...
SEC teams not done knocking each other off

...division before claiming the rematch with Les Miles' Tigers."It's the best conference in college football, probably by a long shot, so whoever wins the West will have a big advantage," predicts Auburn coach Gus Malzahn.Plenty of time to beat up on each...
Today in history

...70 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On Oct. 22, 1934, bank robber Charles "Pretty Boy" Floyd was shot to death by federal agents and local police at a farm near East Liverpool, Ohio.On this date:In 1746, Princeton University...
Pistorius sentencing: What it means

...prosecutors to appeal."We hold that regardless of who Mr. Pistorius believed to be behind the bathroom door that fateful night, he shot to kill - and therefore a murder did occur," the women's league said in a statement.THE PRISONFor at least the next 10...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

...10:57 p.m. Saturday, JPD received a report that someone shot a BB gun at a two-pane window at their residence at the...solid leads or suspects in the case, and the motivation for the shot fired is unknown.Warrant arrest? At 12:20 p.m. Friday...
Drug court: Hard cases, some success

...he said. He looked at one of the graduation gifts given to him by Assistant U.S. Attorney John Laing - a card with his mug shot from a previous arrest on the front - to show him how far he had come."If you don't give up, they won't give up," Pitts...
Letter: Marijuana may not be 'toxic' but it can be deadly

...911 line on April 14 because her husband was paranoid and hallucinating after eating a marijuana-concentrate candy. He then shot her at close range while their two sons were in the house. I wonder if marijuana supporters will say it was just an excuse to...
Search for stolen bike uncovers stash of parts

...are crimes of opportunity - people steal bikes to get around and then ditch them somewhere."Typically, it's like a one-shot throw away deal," he said. "It happens quite a bit."? Contact reporter Emily Russo Miller at (907) 523-2263 or at...
From field to freezer

...Educator Tennie Bentz, and a donated buck an ADF&G biologist shot on Prince of Wales Island.Fish and Game does not discourage...hunt, when he was 10."I definitely like the venison I've shot and all that," he said. "I don't like buying (meat) from...
Juneau argues Road pros, but mostly cons at hearing

...representing the Alaska Committee, argued that the financial costs of building the road are worth it. The road will provide a shot in the arm to the Juneau economy and better connect Alaska to its delegates in Juneau during legislative session, he said...


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