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Studded tires must be off in southeast Alaska

...state farther north have until the end of the month before they must remove their studded tires.Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman Beth Ipsen says people could face fines for using studded tires after the deadlines.The state fine is $50...
Chain saw, knife fight leads to injuries in Alaska village

...had attacked first.The woman was treated in Emmonak.The man was flown to Bethel and eventually Anchorage.Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters says by email that the man's injuries were serious but not life-threatening.No one had been...
Wilderness Safety Challenge coming to Juneau

...Challenge is funded by the state of Alaska Department of Public Safety's Division of Alaska State Troopers. Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters said the funds (less than $25,000) come from the DPS Search and Rescue budget specifically for...
Former fish board nominee charged with wildlife violations in Montana

...Hoerning said Maw has not yet responded to the charges and has until March 31 to contact the court.Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters said she couldn't say whether or not Maw is under investigation in Alaska, or if authorities in...
Village school placed on lockdown as residents exiled

...were exiled from the community.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported the brief lockdown occurred Tuesday.Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters says the people who were asked to leave are no longer in the Koyukuk River community.Peters said...
Italian tourist killed by piece of glacier to the backcountry by helicopter to go skiing.The party was later taken to the glacier site by helicopter. Troopers spokeswoman Beth Ipsen said the group began gathering for a photo."Alexander was away from the group, but making his way...
Italian tourist killed when hit by piece of Alaska glacier

...members of the party to the backcountry by helicopter to go skiingThe party was later taken to the glacier site. Troopers spokeswoman Beth Ipsen says the group was gathering for a photo when someone ran after hearing the ice crack.Hellweger was...
Man killed in Unalakleet, another man injured

...further treatment.Troopers said Showalter and the other man were involved in a fight that led to the death. Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters said no one was immediately arrested Monday in connection with the case.Few other details have been...
Fight ends in man's death

...Alaska State Troopers say a 27-year-old California man is dead after a fight at a home in Cooper Landing.Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters identified the man found dead early Thursday as Genghis Muskox.Peters says a man named Paul Vermillion...
Searchers find body of missing man in Haines

...Alaska State Troopers said searchers on Wednesday located the body of a man who was reported missing in Haines.Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters said the family of 26-year-old Jonathan Ward has been notified. No foul play is suspected, she...


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