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Hiker's family: 'We're not throwing in the towel' "I know that she's missing. And that we've searched the area that we believe she went missing."Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters confirmed on Monday that no new leads surfaced over the weekend. The case is now a missing persons...
Emotions run high after search is called off

...and you're not finding anything to tell you where else she could be, you can only do that for so long," Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters told the Empire Friday. "That's really what it comes down to."Emotions ran high as friends...
Inmate injured in assault at Goose Creek prison

...jailed. There were no weapons involved in the latest attack and only minor injuries were reported, Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters said.Charges are being forwarded to the district attorney's office in this case, Peters said...
Alaska man accused of killing employer with machete

...machete was found in the living room, along with a partially opened butterfly knife. Both had blood on them.Trooper spokeswoman Beth Ipsen said an autopsy was conducted, but the official cause of death had not been reported to troopers late...
Suicidal man was teacher under investigation

...was located by troopers on the Kenai Spur Highway and is being treated for unspecified injuries.Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman Beth Ipsen confirmed the man found Friday was the same one who caused lockdowns at two Nikiski schools on Thursday...
Slain troopers to be honored at Juneau ceremonies

...friends to spend time together.For those wishing to donate to the families of Johnson and Rich, Alaska State Trooper spokeswoman Megan Peters said the Alaska Concerns of Police Survivors has established memorial funds through Wells Fargo that...
Troopers investigate assault at LCCC

...being released at this time because the incident is still under investigation and charges have not been filed, troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters said Thursday.Peters noted the trooper assigned to the case is off-duty and could not provide...
Troopers name 2 men killed in Alaska plane crash

...the scene by helicopter after the plane was reported overdue, and a local pilot spotted the burning wreckage, troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters said.Responders found the remains of the men in the wreckage.Johnson said he didn't know who...
Troopers: Wasilla man arrested after standoff

...located inside the residence."It's unclear if Pacheco has an attorney. He is being held on $500,000 bail.Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters said that the person who reported the incident didn't provide an identification.
Troopers investigate death of Palmer man

...the body of Theodore Konyot was found by a family member Monday night in his home.An autopsy has been ordered.Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters says by email that about 60 marijuana plants were on the property.Troopers are investigating the...


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