Claudia Kuzakin, 39, was killed Friday morning in the Mountain View neighborhood in what appeared to be a hit-and-run incident, Anchorage police said. No suspect had been identified as of Friday evening.
Two Nome residents may face criminal charges after police searched their home Thursday and found 21 mature cannabis plants and six immature cannabis plants, among other items, according to Alaska State Troopers.Tegan Hanlon
A 37-year-old Anchorage man was sentenced Tuesday to 10 years in prison for heroin distribution and using bear spray on a police officer to avoid arrest, according to the District Attorney’s Office.Jerzy Shedlock
An Alaska appeals court has affirmed the 2011 child abuse conviction of Jessica Beagley, the Anchorage "hot sauce mom" who prosecutors said used a videotape of herself punishing her adopted Russian son to try to get on the "Dr. Phil" show.Jerzy Shedlock
One protester, Christian Pence, 19, refused to leave the Willamette River after being told the waterway was closed Thursday afternoon, then assaulted a deputy who tried to remove him from the water, authorities said.Associated Press