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470 Health Care Contractors Coming to Help Alaska

470 Health Care Contractors Coming to Help Alaska

The State of Alaska announced a plan that will be importing hundreds of medical personnel from the lower-48 states, as our own state experiences its highest levels of COVID-19 and is grappling with the worst infection rates in the nation. During a press conference in Anchorage yesterday Heidi Hedberg of the Alaska Department of Health […]

Man Arrested For Murder of Moose Hunter

Man Arrested For Murder of Moose Hunter

On September 11 around 9:19 PM, the Alaska State Troopers were notified of an SOS activation from a satellite communication device with a message stating someone had been shot and they were approximately 8.5 miles off the Taylor Highway, near Chicken. The Alaska Air National Guard Rescue Coordination Center, or AKARCC, was notified. The U.S. […]

JPD Searching for Man Wanted in Break-In

JPD Searching for Man Wanted in Break-In

On September 19, at about 1:45 PM, a resident in the 17600 block of Point Lena Loop Road called 911 to report an intruder in their home and gunshots being fired. Police responded to the home and determined nobody, but the complainant, was still inside. Juneau police department checked the surrounding area for signs of […]

Driver in Hit and Run Investigation Arrested

Driver in Hit and Run Investigation Arrested

The driver of a deadly hit-and-run investigation in Anchorage has been identified and arrested. The preliminary investigation indicates that the male pedestrian was struck by a vehicle at East Benson Boulevard and Seward Highway. The vehicle immediately fled the scene after the collision. Investigators were able to identify both the vehicle involved and the person […]

Man Arrested After Hitting Guard Rail

Man Arrested After Hitting Guard Rail

On September 15, around 8:07 PM, the Alaska State Troopers observed a silver Ford Taurus hit a guard rail near mile 27 of the Glenn Highway in a construction zone. Troopers attempted to stop the vehicle resulting in a vehicle pursuit. While the Taurus was attempting to elude AST, another driver had to take evasive […]

Man Indicted for Drug Trafficking

Man Indicted for Drug Trafficking

A 38 year old man has been indicted on charges involving his leadership role in trafficking narcotics. Miguel Baez Guevara, a United States citizen living in Mexico, was indicted by a federal grand jury on 17 counts related to his leadership role in trafficking narcotics directly from Mexico to Alaska. Guevara was arrested by Mexican […]

Chinese Warships Sighted near Aleutian Islands

Chinese Warships Sighted near Aleutian Islands

The United States Coast Guard has recently encountered Chinese warships 46 miles from the Aleutian Islands. The U.S. Coast Guard demonstrated its commitment to the Bering Sea and Arctic region with deployments of national security cutters Bertholf and Kimball, and a U.S. Arctic patrol by icebreaker Healy. “Security in the Bering Sea and the Arctic […]

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