Sitka Man Perishes in Boating Accident while out Gathering Herring Eggs in Southeast

Sitka Man Perishes in Boating Accident while out Gathering Herring Eggs in Southeast

AST reports that Wildlife Troopers are conducting an investigation into the cause of a fatal boating accident that took place in the Starrigavan Boat Launch area on Friday. State and Wildlife Troopers were alerted to two boaters being thrown from a 17-foot skiff near Lisianski Point just after 12 noon on Friday afternoon. The two […]

CORRECTION: Victim Succumbs to Injuries Following Metlakatla Trailer Fire Tuesday

CORRECTION: Victim Succumbs to Injuries Following Metlakatla Trailer Fire Tuesday

Troopers report that a victim of a trailer fire in Metlakatla succumbed to his injuries before he could be medevacked to Seattle for treatment of injuries sustained in the blaze on Tuesday morning. At 4 am on Tuesday morning the Metlakatla Volunteer Fire Department responded to a trailer fire to find that one person was […]

SME Confirms “Life Below Zero” Cast Member as Person Who Perished in Port Protection Fire

SME Confirms “Life Below Zero” Cast Member as Person Who Perished in Port Protection Fire

The State Medical Examiner’s office in Anchorage today confirmed that the remains recovered from a structure fire on the 17th of March in Port Protection were those of the owner. Troopers were alerted to a fully engulfed structure fire on Wednesday before last at 11:30 am and responded to the location on Prince of Wales […]

Suicidal Klawock Man Arrested on Assault/Weapons Charges

Suicidal Klawock Man Arrested on Assault/Weapons Charges

The Klawock Police called Alaska State Troopers at 427 pm on Sunday and requested there assistance regarding a Klawock man armed with a high-powered rifle that he had discharged while making threats, AST reported. AST responded along with Craig PD, and U.S.F.S officers to lend assistance to Klawock personnel. Troopers identified the suspect as 61-year-old […]

1 2 3 45