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Slain Chevak woman's family seeks justice

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Friends, family of slain Chevak woman turn to Facebook for justice

More than a month after a woman was found dead near a village health clinic in Western Alaska, her family and friends are mounting a social-media campaign to learn more about her suspicious death.

Armed robbery reported in parking lot of Tudor Road Taco Bell

A woman was robbed at gunpoint Monday afternoon in Midtown, according to the Anchorage Police Department.

Anchorage Cigarette Tax-Evasion Case Ends in $1.2M Fine

Palmer man gets 88 years for decade of child sex abuse

A Palmer man originally charged with sexually abusing a boy and a girl dozens of times over the course of a decade faces close to a century in prison as part of a plea deal, according to Alaska State Troopers.

Man stabbed in Spenard; caller says roommate was to blame

Police are investigating an apparent stabbing Saturday night in West Anchorage, where a caller says the victim was wounded by his roommate.

Anchorage police turn to women's expo to recruit new cops

The Anchorage Police Department has the help wanted sign out.

Juneau man faces charge for nonemergency 911 calls

A Juneau man faces a misdemeanor harassment charge after police say he made nine calls to 911 in one evening, with no emergency.

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Cox given more time to file appellate brief

Convicted militia leader Schaeffer Cox has been given more time to file an appeal brief with the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.

Accused shoplifter gives birth in jail, says she didn't know she was pregnant

A 24-year-old Anchorage woman arrested for shoplifting gave birth behind bars Sunday morning at the Anchorage jail, according to Alaska Corrections officials. The woman told jail workers she did not know she was pregnant, a state spokeswoman said.

Lane Wyatt Changes Plea to Guilty

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