Seven people scrambled out of a Ward Air floatplane that crashed Monday morning into Berners Bay, escaping without major injuries, according to state and federal officials.
Continental jet makes emergency landing in Juneau; Treadwell Mine Trail may be expanded; Police await blood test results in van accident case; Haines man drowns in gravel pit pond
A commercial fishing boat captain became unconscious and died and his crew had to abandon ship late Saturday night in Hawk Inlet 20 miles southwest of Juneau.
Juneau's biggest illegal drug problem has some people asking if it should be harder to soothe the sniffles.
As of this morning, searchers had found the bodies of four snowmobilers. They continued probing deep snow for two more people thought to have been in the area when a wall of snow up to 30 feet deep hit the area about 55 miles southeast of Anchorage.
ANCHORAGE - Frustrated by the decision to wait for the snow to melt, a group of volunteers has resumed the search for the last body remaining in Turnagain Pass after a deadly avalanche.
An autopsy of the pilot ruled out the possibility that a sudden, major medical emergency led to the fatal helicopter crash on Herbert Glacier last week.
Alaska State Troopers swept through and arrested eight people in Juneau this week in an operation to net fugitives, state officials said Thursday.
TURNAGAIN PASS - Up to six people may have died when an avalanche swept through a popular Kenai Peninsula snowmobiling area Sunday.
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