Troopers: Nikiski man dies in crash on Kenai Spur Highway
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - A 25-year-old Nikiski man died and another individual sustained life-threatening injuries in a collision on the Kenai Spur Highway.
Illicit alcohol, drugs seized at Fairbanks airport
Fairbanks, Alaska (AP) - Authorities at an Alaska airport say they have seized more than $133,000 in illegal alcohol and more than 140 grams of drugs in the past six months.
Police release info on pedestrian incident in Lemon Creek
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Juneau police have released information about a pedestrian struck by a vehicle in Lemon Creek on Thursday.
CCFR names volunteer of the year
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Meg Thordarson has volunteered for the past 12 years for Capital City Fire Rescue.
The City Museum Receives Rie Munoz Original Artwork
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Munoz family donated a collection of original artwork to the Juneau-Douglas City Museum.
ATM machine stolen from Credit Union
Hydaburg, Alaska (KINY) - Troopers said the incident caused $5,000 in property damage.
Prisons try new things to cut down contraband
Juneau, Alaska (AP) - Alaska prison officials have proposed giving inmates copies of their incoming mail rather than originals.
Bethel principal arrested on child sex enticement charges
Bethel, Alaska (KINY) - U.S. Attorney Bryan Schroder announced that Christopher Allen Carmichael, 55, a principal working in the Lower Kuskokwim School District in Bethel, has been charged with attempted transfer of obscene material to a minor, and attempted coercion and enticement of a minor.
Alaska Policy Forum releases interactive PEAKS map
Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) - Alaska Policy Forum has published new interactive maps of the 2019 Performance Evaluation for Alaska’s Schools, or PEAKS, results.
Investigators say pilot in fatal Girdwood crash was drunk
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - The National Transportation Safety Board says the pilot in a fatal Alaska crash had a blood-alcohol reading six times over the legal limit for flying.
Sen. Sullivan chairs hearing on Coast Guard Arctic strategy
Washington, DC (KINY) - U.S. Senator Dan Sullivan, chairman of the Senate Commerce Subcommittee on Security, convened a hearing Thursday on “Expanding Opportunities, Challenges, and Threats in the Arctic: A Focus on the U.S. Coast Guard Arctic Strategic Outlook.”
'Decency' rule nixed after Dimond swimmer disqualified
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - A bathing suit decency rule that disqualified a Dimond High School swimmer has been eliminated.