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(UPDATED) Missing couple found dead in Denali Highway trailer

Alaska State Troopers on Sunday found the bodies of a man and woman reported missing two days earlier from a Denali Highway campsite, the agency says.

Nome Judge responds to accusations of misconduct, denies wrongdoing

After facing a slew of charges alleging professional misconduct, Nome Superior Court Judge Timothy Dooley has responded to the allegations, denying any wrongdoing or any pattern of behavior unbecoming a judge.

Alaska underwear thief gets 90 days in jail

KODIAK — The man who broke into homes and stole women's underwear will undergo a mental health evaluation.

Nikiski residents consider starting police department

Nikiski residents consider starting police department

Following recent struggles with crime, Nikiski residents have put an ordinance on the October ballot to decide whether the Kenai Peninsula community will fund its own police force. 

Old dog, new job: 8-year-old Marley finds a new career in prison system

He’ll need to update his LinkedIn page. This 8-year-old Labrador, Marley is switching jobs.

Charges: Man robs coffee stand, leads troopers on 100 mph-chase, exposes himself

Alaska State Troopers described a bizarre and busy morning for 27-year-old Harding Custer today. His Chevy Tahoe, however, is nowhere to be seen and authorities are asking for the public's help to find it. 

Mother seeks clues after son's suspicious death near Big Lake

Troopers need help piecing together Big Lake man's final hours

Alaska law enforcement officials on Friday distributed a news release asking anyone who saw Christopher Seaman during his final hours to come forward.

Police: Crucifix necklace likely saves bystander to Fairbanks shooting

A man at a Fairbanks bar early Friday, who was a bystander to a shooting, was likely saved by a crucifix on a chain he wore around his neck, according to a Fairbanks Police Department news release.

Push for more cops leads city crime talks

3 areas are now under advisories, watches or severe weather warnings.

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