Alaska State Troopers

Alaska News: Dillingham Man, Andrew Madison Straley III Indicted on Federal Drug Trafficking Charges

Drugs Found inside Man’s Luggage at Anchorage Airport, Bound for Dillingham, Alaska Anchorage, Alaska – U.S. Attorney Bryan Schroder announced today that a Dillingham man has been indicted on federal drug trafficking charges, arising from the seizure of methamphetamine found inside his luggage at the Anchorage International Airport. Andrew Madison Straley III, 50, of Dillingham, … Continue reading Alaska News: Dillingham Man, Andrew Madison Straley III Indicted on Federal Drug Trafficking Charges

JUNEAU, Alaska | Authorities say a bear has killed an Alaska mine worker

JUNEAU, Alaska — A contract mine employee has been killed in an encounter with a bear in southeast Alaska. Hecla Greens Creek Mine reports the incident occurred Monday at a remote drill site accessible only by helicopter. Alaska State Troopers say a report of the incident was received at about 8:45 a.m. but provided little … Continue reading JUNEAU, Alaska | Authorities say a bear has killed an Alaska mine worker

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Troopers: Missing 10-year-old Alaska girl found dead

ANCHORAGE, Alaska  — A 10-year-old girl has been found dead Friday, authorities said, more than a week after she was reported missing in a remote Inupiat Eskimo town on Alaska’s northwestern coast. Alaska State Troopers said Ashley Johnson-Barr’s remains were found east of Kotzebue. The girl was last seen playing with friends at a local … Continue reading ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Troopers: Missing 10-year-old Alaska girl found dead

2 experienced climbers believed dead on Alaska mountain

ANCHORAGE, Alaska/ March 14, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Two experienced mountain climbers trying to tackle a new route in Alaska were presumed dead after climbing ropes that matched their gear were found in a crevasse, authorities said Wednesday. George “Ryan” Johnson, 34, of Juneau, and Marc-Andre Leclerc, 25, of Squamish, British Columbia, were reported missing after they failed … Continue reading 2 experienced climbers believed dead on Alaska mountain