The guns of August reach Alaska

...police officers Jimmy Kennedy and Rick Adair responded to a 911 call. At 1724 Evergreen Avenue, a man fired several rifle shots at a passing vehicle, then barricaded himself inside his home. As Kennedy and Adair approached the house, the man opened...
Animal Control, JPD investigate animal shooting

...loose and acting aggressively toward people and animals was shot and killed on a North Douglas property at about 5 p.m. Friday...although a blotter item noted they were investigating the report of shots fired. Alcohol was not a factor in the incident, police noted...
South Korea wins Little League World Series

...Hwang set down the first six Chicago hitters, four on strikeouts.Butler broke up Hwang's no-hitter with a spinning cue shot to short that he beat out leading off the third. That was all for Hwang after he had mentioned to his coaches that he was sick...
Today in sports history

...first dead heat in the 143 runnings of the Travers, and a rare finish for any Grade 1 race. Alpha pays $4.10 and 33-1 shot Golden Ticket returns $26.80 to win.2013 - Teen star Lydia Ko runs away with the Canadian Women's Open with a five-stroke...
Villager shoots muskox chasing tethered dog

...tethered village dog and ignored attempts to scare it off was shot and killed in the village of Wales.Muskoxen have been, Randy, got out his rifle and fired several warning shots."It didn't even budge!" Helena Oxereok said. "It just...
Warriors top Crimson Bears 35-22 at Wasilla

...have liked to throw the ball more, but the running game was what they were giving us," Hamrick said. "When we did take our shots they were effective."Juneau's six-man defensive line suffered a setback in the second quarter.Junior Kana Galletes...
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Man gets six years for drug-related shooting at Coho Apartments

...Depasquale III since the threatened man then shot him in self-defense.During his sentencing...Depasquale said he blames himself for getting shot."When you get close to death like that...It was Depasquale who ended up being shot; Torres hit him twice, once in the shoulder...
Woman in shooting outside Kenai Walmart pleads guilty

...Kenai Police allege she fired multiple shots at an occupied vehicle in the Walmart a passenger inside the vehicle being shot at, a 17-year-old juvenile at the...admitted to police that she fired three shots at the bumper of the vehicle with the intention...
Police & Fire for Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014

...woman from BRH to her residence. Basic life support care was provided en route.Shots fired? At 10:27 p.m. Wednesday, JPD responded to multiple reports of shots fired in the 8600 block of Airport Boulevard. Officers interviewed several witnesses...
Hunters' fight to bring polar bear trophies home

...says. "Common sense told us that if we shot a polar bear before they passed a law...following fresh tracks by dogsled, Hershey shot a female polar bear with a yellowish tint...haunches. The next day, April 1, Kreider shot a slightly larger male polar bear.Both...


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