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Burglary in Progress Call to AST Apprehends Several Individuals

On September 16 around 10:26 PM, The Alaska State Troopers, with the help of Palmer Police, responded to a report of a Burglary in progress in the area of the Old Glenn Hwy in Palmer. The homeowner reported hearing people in his attic and then spotted individuals on the stairwell outside his home. The homeowner […]

Driver pronounced Deceased in Single Vehicle Collision

At 9:51 PM on September 15, Anchorage Police responded to a single vehicle crash on the 8700 block of Spruce Brook Street. Initial indications are that a pickup was being driven eastbound on East 88th Avenue, from Lake Otis, when it went through the fences of several residential back yards before coming to a rest. […]

AST deploys Helicopter after SOS near Knik River Valley

On September 15 around 1:25 PM the Alaska State Troopers were notified of an SOS activation from a satellite communications device near Friday Creek in the Knik River Valley. After further investigation, it was determined that a man was sheep hunting and was stuck in snow on a steep and unstable slope. The Alaska State […]

DHSS Warns Recent Security Breach could Potentially Impact Alaskans

The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services is notifying the public today of a security breach of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act and the Alaska Personal Information Protection Act. This breach was caused by a highly sophisticated cyber attack on DHSS that was first detected in May 2021. Notification of this security […]

Fred Meyers hiring F/T & P/T positions

Full-time and part-time positions are now available in the company’s retail stores and manufacturing facilities and distribution centers. Fred Meyer is looking for individuals to staff fresh departments and center store aisles, cashiers and courtesy clerks, online order fulfillment for Pickup, as well as pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. Individuals interested in joining the team should […]

Domestic Dispute in Kenai leads to Arrest

On september 15 at 8:21 PM, the Soldotna AST K-9 Team along with the assistance of AWT, responded to a report of a domestic dispute on Effie Street in Nikiski. Upon arrival investigation revealed 36 year old Ryan E. Doty of Kenai got into an argument with his live-in girlfriend. The argument was reported to […]

Wasilla Woman wielding Rifle Charges Troopers

On September 15 at approximately 5:15 a.m., the Alaska State Troopers in the Mat-Su Valley were notified of a disturbance at a residence on West Wren Street in Wasilla. When Troopers arrived at the residence 40-year-old Wasilla resident Kathryn Stanley confronted the responding Troopers from a second-story window, Stanley then came outside armed with what […]