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Boaters say they found human remains at river

...of human remains found in the Chena River State Recreation Area.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported that trooper spokesman Tim Despain said boaters reported finding human remains while in the area Saturday evening.Despain said troopers...
Former Troopers captain accused of child sex abuse

...reported.Marshals were asked to help in serving the warrant because they were already in town on other business, Trooper spokesman Tim Despain said.Tanner retired as a captain in 1999.He was head of D Detachment for two years. The detachment...
Two teens rescued on Mount Juneau Sunday night

...which troopers said expedited the rescue.They were picked up at 7:45 p.m., and no injuries were reported, Trooper spokesman Tim DeSpain told the Empire via email.Troopers viewed the incident as an opportunity to remind hikers to dress...
Talkeetna man crashes in rare electric car

...was heading north at about 5:20 p.m. when he lost 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...
Alaska Digest

...rescue organizations expanded the search Wednesday for a Douglas woman who went missing Sunday night, according to trooper spokesman Greg Wilkinson. Wilkinson said the search area at the end of North Douglas Highway was expanded further out into...
State and local briefly

...collided on the Parks Highway about one-half mile west of the intersection with the Glenn Highway. Alaska State Trooper spokesman Greg Wilkinson said the head-on collision left two women and a man dead. He had no other information, such as...
Troopers take to snowmachines to cut down on dangerous riding

...Alaska State Troopers have started using snowmachines to patrol along the Chena River and elsewhere in Fairbanks. Trooper spokesman Greg Wilkinson said it is the first time a trooper detachment has made a concerted effort to keep tabs on snowmachiners...
Suspect in fatal crash surrenders

...Troopers. Sound off on the important issues at Byron Geisinger, 46, called troopers Sunday and surrendered, said trooper spokesman Tim DeSpain. He has been charged with manslaughter and failure to render aid, troopers said. Geisinger is suspected...
Visiting teen found dead on Mount Juneau

...foot of a rock face on Mount Juneau. Evan Schroeder apparently died of injuries from a fall, said Alaska State Trooper spokesman Greg Wilkinson. A team of 10 rescue workers who climbed the Basin Road side of Mount Juneau reached the teen-ager's...
Northwest Digest

...November may have found wreckage from a plane that disappeared in the area four years ago, according to Alaska State Trooper spokesman Greg Wilkinson. "We've certainly not been able to confirm that," he said. But in talking with an officer from...


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