Refine Search

No serious injuries in Berners Bay crash

...aircraft, which crashed in Slate Cove shortly before 11:30 a.m., according to Greg Wilkinson, spokesman for the Alaska State Troopers. Slate Cove is on the west side of Berners Bay, about 50 miles northwest of Juneau and inaccessible...
State Briefs

...friend's child around 6:45 p.m. in the pits near mile 26 of the Haines Highway, said Greg Wilkinson, spokesman for the Alaska State Troopers. The name of the friend is not being released and his age is unknown, Wilkinson said. The name, age...
Boat skipper dies at helm

...owner-operator of the vessel, became unconscious about 11 p.m. and stopped breathing," said Greg Wilkinson, spokesman for the Alaska State Troopers. "Members of the crew started cardio-pulmonary resuscitation." While the crew members were distracted...
Escalating meth addictions put focus on cold medicine

Juneau's biggest illegal drug problem has some people asking if it should be harder to soothe the sniffles.
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...snowmobilers drive straight uphill to see who can make the highest mark on the mountain, said Greg Wilkinson, a spokesman for the Alaska State Troopers. Authorities are relying on a jumpy videotape of the disaster to provide clues about where to look for...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

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.
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...attack that could have triggered the accident, which killed seven people, said Greg Wilkinson, Anchorage spokesman for the Alaska State Troopers. Results of the autopsy on the 29-year-old pilot reveal no answers to the cause of the June 9 crash...
AK troopers' sting nets 8 in Juneau

Alaska State Troopers swept through and arrested eight people in Juneau this week in an operation to net fugitives, state officials said Thursday.
Volunteers probe for avalanche victims

TURNAGAIN PASS - Up to six people may have died when an avalanche swept through a popular Kenai Peninsula snowmobiling area Sunday.
State and local briefs


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback