Alaska Dispatch's Best of the Week: Dec. 8-14

Alaska Dispatch staff

Big stories in Alaska this week: Matanuska Maid dairy founder Kyle Beus was charged by the federal government with wire fraud and false statements used to obtain grant disbursements from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. As information trickled out about the indictment, storms started moving into Southcentral Alaska and by the time they'd moved on parts of Anchorage were buried under 16 inches or more of fresh, wet snow. We checked in on the women of Alaska aviation and Shell Oil's Arctic "beer can." Read all about it: