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Man killed, wife wounded at Trapper Creek

TRAPPER CREEK - A man described by neighbors as a troublemaker...killing the man and wounding the woman - at Trapper Creek, a community near Talkeetna, about 80 miles...people with his guns since moving last summer to Trapper Creek.
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Trapper Creek man charged in high-speed chase

TALKEETNA - A 30-year-old Trapper Creek man tried to elude Alaska State Troopers in a high-speed chase but ended up rolling his pickup truck. Troopers say Malcolm Merlyn...
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Utah man charged in Alaska assault

TRAPPER CREEK - Alaska State Troopers say a 23-year-old Utah man who refused to...workers just before 5 a.m. Sunday at Mount McKinley Princess Lodge near Trapper Creek called troopers and reported a domestic disturbance. Trooper investigators...
Man struck by hit-and-run driver

TRAPPER CREEK - Alaska State Troopers have arrested a 48-year-old pickup driver suspected of seriously injuring a pedestrian at the Trapper Creek Bluegrass Festival and then driving off. Rodney Humphrey was charged...
Rural residents wary of rickety bridges in Alaska

TRAPPER CREEK - Buried under a few feet of snow, the one-lane bridge over Cottonwood...built a modern home there. Gary Baker is the primary supervisor for the Trapper Creek Road Service Area, meaning he hears a lot of complaints about the condition...
William 'Bill' Henry Devon

...William "Bill" Henry Devon died July 1, 2008, in Trapper Creek. He was 80. Born July 31, 1927, in Fairbanks, he...Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 12, at Trapper Creek Elementary. His family may be contacted at bzdevon...
Talkeetna man crashes in rare electric car

...control on the icy road surface. The car was demolished.Trooper spokesman Tim DeSpain says roads from Willow to Trapper Creek were "pure ice." West was wearing his seat belt and was treated at the scene for head cuts but was not taken to...
Empire Editorial: Stand tall Denali

...determined Denali's height.There's a tourist-oriented seasonal restaurant at a Princess lodge just outside of Trapper Creek named for Denali's (Mt. McKinley's to some) previous height, 20,320 feet. The food will likely be just as...
Officials call off search for lost climber

...suspended for a climber missing on Mount Huntington inside Denali National Park and Preserve. Johnny Soderstrom, 26, of Trapper Creek is presumed dead, likely swept away by an avalanche on Tuesday, according to the U.S. Park Service. Soderstrom...
Music festivals, Alaska style do we get you up to play at Trapper Creek Bluegrass Festival this May...months later I found myself in Trapper Creek (just a few miles north of Talkeetna...real quick. I had heard that Trapper Creek wasn't a full-on bluegrass...


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