Crime and Safety

Jeffrey George, 25, facing felony assault, reckless driving charges after allegedly striking a woman with a metal rod, crashing snow machine into a house, following a day of drinking, says AST.

Arnold Kalmakoff, 45, passed away two days after an ATV accident, according to state troopers.


Updated: state troopers apprehended Devin Andrew, 19, after he had escaped custody in New Stuyahok Wednesday.

State troopers say Danielle Dobkins, Ivon Washington, and Paul Chukwak spent two unexpected nights out in cold temperatures after a 4-wheeler broke down between Naknek and Levelock.

Austin Waldron, 22, allegedly stabbed another male following an argument during a night of drinking. Victim was treated for non-life threatening injuries and released.

No injuries, no citations in single vehicle accident Saturday in Dillingham.

Gunman in Bethel neighborhood shooting freed

Jan 6, 2017
KYUK/ Katie Basile

The plea deal agreed upon at Daniel Misner's January 5th sentencing minimizes his time served in prison.

KUCB: Seven people have been charged in a major crackdown on methamphetamine distribution in Unalaska.

Two teams of snowmachine searchers set out Thursday morning looking for Marcus Wyagon, who was believed to be walking to Dillingham. He was treated for cold exposure at the village clinic.

Office of Gov. Bill Walker

Judge Pat Douglass had a front row seat as state's criminal justice reforms, SB 91, rolled out over past few months. She says while she agrees with the underlying philosophy, the mechanics have been lacking.

Dave Cannon

Mark Matter, 62, and his wife Cecilia Matter, 63, of Aniak, perished in a plane crash Friday near Marvel Dome northeast of Bethel.

Mike Branson, 68, made it to East Creek Lodge after a 12 hour trek from the Snake River. He was hospitalized for cold exposure and other injuries. Authorities notified by use of Personal Locator Beacon.

KDLG: A 51-year-old woman was charged with possession of heroin after a traffic stop Tuesday in Dillingham.

Police say they stopped the vehicle because an officer recognized Annie Sergie in the passenger seat, and that there was bench warrant for her in a case on trial this week. When Sergie was searched prior to arrest, a medicine bottle was found on her person that contained a small amount of what police say she admitted was black tar heroin.

She also had close to $600 cash.

Sergie was charged with fourth degree misconduct involving a controlled substance.

courtesy of the Blom family

Ice fog and cold weather have grounded aircraft and made boating hazardous. NPS suspended official search for Piper Cherokee that went down Wednesday with four onboard.

Avery Lill, KDLG

Sprinkler system contained small fire that started in utility room. Fire appears to have been caused by one of two boilers.