The world's biggest
undeveloped gold and copper mining project, planned in
southwestern Alaska near the largest fishery for sockeye salmon
globally, moved a step closer to approval on Wednesday after the
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released a draft environmental
Officials in Alaska say they used relatives’ DNA to track down a suspect in a murder nearly 26 years ago at a college dorm. Steven Downs, 44, was arrested Friday in the brutal killing of Sophie Sergie — whose body was found in April 1993 at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, according to state troopers....
A relatively new type of genetic testing was credited Friday with helping authorities in Alaska solve a case in which a 20-year-old woman was found brutally murdered in the bathroom of a university dorm room more than 25 years ago.
BETHEL, Alaska — A 16-year-old boy was arrested after he briefly took control of a small plane during a short commercial flight over western Alaska, authorities said. The teen was in the front passenger seat of the Piper Cherokee Six on a recent Yute Commuter Service flight from Napakiak to Bethel, KYUK-AM reported last week....
An Alaska teenager has been arrested after grabbing a small plane's controls during a short commercial flight. The incident caused the aircraft to enter a steep climb as it started to dive towards the ground. Luckily the plane was able to stabilize once the boy was apprehended.
An Alaska teenager sitting in the passenger seat of a small plane briefly took over the aircraft’s controls during a short commercial flight, causing the plane to momentarily plummet toward the ground, police said.
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