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Court rejects Alaska appeal over fishing rights

The Supreme Court has turned away an appeal by the state of Alaska in a long-running fight over the control of rivers and the fishing and hunting rights of Native Alaskans.

Prosecutors lay out case in Coast Guard homicides

Prosecutors lay out case in Coast Guard homicides

James Michael Wells is charged with murder counts in the deaths of 51-year-old Richard Belisle and 41-year-old Petty Officer 1st Class James Hopkins.

Senate passes bill to limit access to certain court records

Senate passes bill to limit access to certain court records

Sen. Fred Dyson’s bill would make it so all criminal cases that result in a dismissal or an acquittal are considered confidential.

Firearms, crime scene analysts testify in Yakutat homicide trial

Firearms, crime scene analysts testify in Yakutat homicide trial

The cold case investigator says the defendant was not positioned consistently with an accidental shooting claim

Passenger killed in Yandukin Drive accident

Jessica Louise Billy identified as a passenger in a vehicle that turned in front of oncoming truck

Attorneys’ errors pile up in Yakutat homicide trial

Attorneys’ errors pile up in Yakutat homicide trial

Wednesday’s back and forth between attorneys culminated in a call for a mistrial.

Evidence suppression question dominates Yakutat homicide trial

Evidence suppression question dominates Yakutat homicide trial

Robert Kowalski’s defense moves to block testimony based on destroyed evidence

Witness memory tested during Yakutat homicide trial

Witness memory tested during Yakutat homicide trial

Yakutat lodge residents, employees try to remember July 1996 death of Sandra Perry

Man arrested in Togiak nearly disrupts jail flight

Alaska State Troopers say a prisoner flight from Togiak to Dillingham almost got a lot more dangerous.

Witnesses begin taking the stand in Yakutat homicide case

Witnesses begin taking the stand in Yakutat homicide case

Sandra Perry’s son testifies about hearing about his mother’s death at the hands of Robert Kowalski