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Trapper Creek man dies when plane strikes tree

...investigator Brice Banning has been assigned to the crash. He was scheduled to depart early Monday.Troopers said Zagula's next of kin were present at the scene. His body was turned over to the State Medical Examiner Office for an autopsy.
A decade of violent deaths

...determined to be clearly suicide by hanging in a rural community, chances were the body would not be brought to the state medical examiner office.Now, she says, more decedents are being brought in for examination."It's important for us," Hull-Jilly...
BRH employee found on hospital trail dies

...said in a phone interview Monday.Campbell said Gelber's remains are presently en route to Anchorage so the State Medical Examiner Office can do an autopsy.In a statement, BRH Interim CEO Egbert described Gelber as a kind and loving person, and...
Man dies in skiff in Pelican waters, no foul play suspected

...suspicious, state statutes require law enforcement to investigate all unattended deaths. Peters said the State Medical Examiner Office will conduct an autopsy and determine the cause.Pelican is a small fishing community on Chichagof Island...
Human remains found by firefighters in Sterling

...the person was reported missing, otherwise we will have a mystery on our hands."Troopers notified the State Medical Examiners Office of the discovery, but the remains have not yet arrived at the SME office in Anchorage, said state public...
Searchers find body of missing man in Haines

...Ward has been notified. No foul play is suspected, she said.Ward's remains will be transported to the State Medical Examiner Office in Anchorage for an autopsy to verify the cause of death. Peters said troopers believe it was a suicide...
Autopsy results for Kake homicide victim will not be released

...completed Friday morning, but the official report and findings will not be completed for several weeks as the State Medical Examiner Office awaits lab results, according to examiner office spokesman Greg Wilkinson.The examiner's office is prohibited...
14-year-old being held as suspect in Kake homicide

...remained in Kake since that time, investigating the death as a homicide.An autopsy recently completed by the State Medical Examiner Office confirmed Howard's death was a result of a homicide, the dispatch states.? Contact reporter Emily Russo...
State investigates death of assisted-living resident

...when he was found ranged from the low 20s to mid-20s, according to National Weather Service records. The State Medical Examiners Office ruled Hamilton's death accidental and said it was caused by hypothermia. Police and Hamilton's family...
Man found dead near Herbert Glacier

...discovered his body in the river below the glacier at about 9:30 a.m. Resse's body will be sent to the State Medical Examiner Office in Anchorage for an autopsy, the release states. There is no indication of foul play.


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