Prosecutors said a 24-year-old Anchorage man accused of shooting his ex-girfriend and leaving her naked in a ditch in 2012 was consumed by jealously. A defense attorney countered that the pair were in love and the woman might have been killed by drug dealers.
The owner of a medical marijuana business is fighting a subpoena as part of an investigation into whether the activities of the Alaska Cannabis Club are subject to campaign finance and disclosure laws.
Tuesday night was a long one for the Anchorage Assembly, which faced an agenda packed with topics ranging from tow trucks to marijuana. Much of the night went to discussing whether ridesharing firm Uber should be allowed to operate in the city.
An Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race musher found dead in an apparent Anchorage suicide has been identified as the owner of more than a dozen dogs seized last week in Girdwood as part of a now-closed animal-cruelty case.