Anchorage

The family of Ezra Golilie Sr. had been trying to find him for months before his body was found partially submerged and frozen in Cuddy Family Midtown Park pond on April 11. 

Michelle Theriault Boots
The Anchorage Police Department said they've identified the man found frozen in a Midtown Anchorage park earlier this month as 49-year-old Ezra Golilie, Sr.Megan Edge
"It kind of is redneck," auto mechanic Bryan "Bree" Parsons admits of his hard-to-miss "Swiftkick," a Frankenstein's monster of a car made from cobbled-together parts that can be spotted cruising around Anchorage.Suzanna Caldwell
One of the two men arrested in connection with the armed robbery of a Mountain View smoke shop had apparently been on the lam for two weeks, after escaping from a downtown halfway house. Michelle Theriault Boots

Frank Nicholai spent Wednesday at his Muldoon apartment finishing a wooden Russian Orthodox cross for his daughter, Megan Sophie Johnson, who was found dead Sunday afternoon in an alcove at Muldoon Road Baptist Church.

Suzanna Caldwell
Frank Nicholai spent Wednesday finishing a wooden Russian Orthodox cross for his daughter, Megan Sophie Johnson, who was found dead Sunday afternoon in an alcove at Muldoon Road Baptist Church.Suzanna Caldwell
Mayor Sullivan says $7 million left over from 2014 will reduce property taxes and fund police and fire academies and a new program for addiction treatment.Mike Dunham
Anchorage Police identified the 14-year-old girl found dead Sunday afternoon as Megan Sophie Johnson, and the investigation into what caused her death is ongoing.Suzanna Caldwell
Faced with accelerating memory loss, legendary Anchorage renaissance woman Jean Paal is having her funeral now while she can still enjoy it.Mike Dunham
Anchorage police reported Friday that one of the drivers involved in a fatal Glenn Highway collision on April 3 was going over 90 miles per hour.Jerzy Shedlock