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Soldotna Police Dept. gets top honor

SOLDOTNA - The Soldotna Police Department is being recognized for being innovative. The department...effort was the first in Alaska. The award will be presented to Soldotna Police Chief John Lucking on Monday.
Kenai Peninsula municipalities hope to host upcoming fish board meetings

...spring prior to the meetings amid safety concerns, according to a Peninsula Clarion story dated Feb. 17, 1999. Soldotna police officers were on hand for security measures.In a March 3, 1999 story, vice-chair Dan Coffey said, "These were...
Alaska liquor board job posting raises eyebrows Department of Commerce.The state is seeking a replacement for retired board director Shirley Cote, a former Soldotna police chief and Anchorage police captain appointed by then-Gov. Sarah Palin in 2008.The board's chairman, Bob Klein...
Ex-Soldotna player sought in robbery

SOLDOTNA - Police said a former Soldotna High School football star is wanted on five...knifepoint robbery involving a drug deal in which he posed as a victim. Soldotna police said 19-year-old Anthony Griglione is wanted on a warrant for...
Police identify body found in Soldotna

SOLDOTNA - Soldotna police have released the identity of a woman whose body was found out...morning in front of a thrift store on the Kenai Spur Highway in Soldotna. Police say there does not appear to be any signs of foul play and suspect...
Kenai bear protection at center of battle

...up a trail in the morning, come back in the afternoon - there's bear tracks on your tracks."Two years ago, a Soldotna police officer shot and killed a big brown bear in a residential neighborhood that likely was attracted by the head of a...
Two close-knit SC families die in Alaska plane crash

...come forward who witnessed the crash, authorities said. It took firefighters 10 minutes to put out the flames.Soldotna police have not released the names of the victims, pending positive identifications from the state medical examiner's...
Trooper arrested in drunk driving probe

...36-year-old Alaska state trooper has been arrested in Soldotna for investigation of drunken driving and weapons misconduct. Soldotna police say a local officer arrested Derek T. Loop on Sunday. Police declined to discuss details of the arrest. Public...
Woman proceeds with hair appointment after crashing into salon

...feet across the room when a car driven by 73-year-old Della Miller crashed into the salon's windows Wednesday, Soldotna police officer Marvin Towle said. The parking area in front of the salon was snow-covered. The customer was taken to...
Man gets 6 years in Soldotna drug death

...the bathroom of a Soldotna grocery store in August 2008. Authorities say he ingested heroin sold to him by Watson. Soldotna police said Watson was tied to the death through surveillance tapes, cell phone records and personal records.
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