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Channel 2 NewsAlaska State Troopers say a man who ran away from troopers Monday afternoon, eluding an evening search after troopers stopped a stolen vehicle with spike strips, was located and hospitalized Tuesday afternoon. According to a Tuesday AST dispatch,...
Channel 2 NewsA Sterling man is presumed dead after trying to retrieve a canoe from the frigid waters of Portage Lake while hiking with his brother Monday afternoon. According to a Tuesday AST dispatch, Dave and Larry Dobson canoed to the south side of the lake Monday...
Anchorage, AlaskaEvan "Joe" Griffith, the pilot of a floatplane that crashed last week in Homer killing former state lawmaker Cheryll Heinze, says he wishes he had died in her place. Heinze, 65, was killed in the Cessna 206 crash Tuesday night on Homer’s Beluga...
Channel 2 NewsA dramatic rescue took place in Valdez over the weekend, according to Valdez officials. The fire chief and emergency manager for Valdez says two brothers were hiking on the Worthington glacier when one fell in. The fire department, Glennallen troopers...
Channel 2 NewsA Worthington Glacier fall Saturday left a Connecticut teenager trapped in a crevasse for several hours before he was rescued suffering from hypothermia, according to local emergency responders. Valdez officials say Kurt Schenher, 16, was hiking on the...
Channel 2 NewsBoaters rescued three men from the waters of Kachemak Bay after their skiff capsized Saturday afternoon, according to Alaska State Troopers. A Monday AST dispatch says Alaska Wildlife Troopers in Homer and NOAA Fisheries officers were conducting a...
Channel 2 NewsDutch Harbor residents have been feeling the chill of the state’s severe weather this week -- including the Aleutian Islands port’s bird population, with several seabirds and bald eagles spotted on land and coated in ice after weeks of...
Channel 2 NewsSitka police say the Alaska medical examiner's office has determined that hypothermiacaused the death of a 37-year-old man whose body was found outside in December. Police continue to investigate the death of Henry C. "Chuck" Johnson and are seeking...
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Channel 2 NewsTwo Barrow girls who were medevaced to Anchorage last week before one of them diedhad been left in a bedroom with an open window overnight, exposing them to outside temperatures of -30 degrees Fahrenheit, according to charging documents filed against...
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