Seward Highway closed by multi-vehicle injury crash at Mile 80

Crash to close Seward Highway for 'at least 6 hours'

Alaska State Troopers say the Seward Highway is closed after a major crash with injuries in the Portage area Friday afternoon.

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Man convicted of identity theft, fake organizations for veterans

For the better part of three years, Alan Michael Bartlett of Owosso, Mich., was the leader of U.S. Disabled Veterans, LLC and U.S. Handicapped-Disadvantaged Services, LLC.

CHARGING DOCS: Suspect admits to raping, killing Chevak teen in 2014

Nearly a year after 19-year-old Roxanne Smart was found dead near a clinic in Chevak, the Western Alaska village where she lived, Alaska State Troopers have arrested a man on murder and sexual assault charges.

How Alaska theaters would respond to a shooting

How Alaska theaters try to prevent shootings

The day after a deadly shooting in Louisana at a movie theater, a theater here made an effort to talks safety with staff members.

Anchorage Jail Corrections Officer Struck, Injured by Inmate

State: Inmate dies after being held at Anchorage jail

An inmate died Saturday morning at a private hospital after being held at the Anchorage Correctional Complex, according to a Corrections Department news release.

Anchorage police seek man accused of sexually assaulting victim at gunpoint

Officers from the Anchorage Police Department are seeking a man wanted for a reported sexual assault that occurred early Saturday.

Father sentenced to 30 years for killing daughter

Father convicted of shaking, killing baby to serve 30 years; mother 'livid'

A Palmer man convicted in the 2008 murder of his young daughter was sentenced in court Wednesday. For some family members, doubts about his guilt still remain. 

Father convicted of shaking baby to death back in court

UPDATE: Man convicted of shaking, killing daughter sentenced to 30 years

Seven years ago, 15-month-old Jocelyn died. The convicted killer, her father, is still awaiting sentencing. 

Hatcher Pass woman injured by rock thrown through car

Hatcher Pass woman injured by rock thrown through car

A woman was injured Sunday night after someone threw a rock into her car window as she rode with her family along Palmer-Fishhook Road.

Hatcher Pass woman injured by rock thrown through car

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