A Soldotna man was arrested at his home Saturday morning after authorities said he fled the scene of a single-vehicle rollover crash that killed a man and injured two others earlier that day in Soldotna.
A motorcyclist who had eluded authorities during a pursuit crashed into an all-terrain vehicle at an intersection on Pittman Road near Wasilla early Sunday morning, resulting in serious injuries for the man and ATV driver.
Recent court filings reveal an Anchorage police officer facing felony charges in both state and federal court for allegedly depriving someone of their constitutional rights had a known history of using unjustified force.
Just east of Fairbanks, Alaska are the communities of Two Rivers and Pleasant Valley. Over the last few months, life has been anything but pleasant for residents of the area as a serial arsonist has tormented them. The Alaska State Troopers have identified five fires as arsons and are investigating others. Just this weekend there were two fires in the community.
Joni Bryant, the former executive director of Alaska Native Harbor Seal Commission, had been accused of using the nonprofit’s checking account and credit cards to make unauthorized purchases and cash withdrawals for herself.