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Fairbanks man accused of shooting gun while driving

A 38-year-old Fairbanks driver is accused of shooting a gun from his moving truck to relieve stress.

Judge awards stiff penalties for out-of-season fishing

Judge awards stiff penalties for out-of-season fishingTwo fishermen recently learned that commercial trolling out of season – even by a single day - can be expensive.

No evidence in reported Kasaan shooting

A reported shooting early Wednesday morning in Kasaan on Prince of Wales Island apparently didn’t happen.

APD arrests alleged serial rapist

APD arrests alleged serial rapistAnchorage police have arrested an alleged serial rapist and charged him with 10 counts of sexual assault.

Parents turn in kids wanted in school vandalism, break-in

Parents turn in kids wanted in school vandalism, break-inPolice say the boys responsible all live in the same Lemon Creek area near the school.

Tipster leads police to artwork reported missing

A tipster has helped lead police to an Alaska Native art piece reported missing from the Juneau International Airport.

Department of Corrections releases new information policy

Department of Corrections releases new information policyThe Alaska Department of Corrections announced that it has developed a new policy on how prisoner deaths are handled.

Former Alaska creamery executive convicted in fraud case

Karin Olson was convicted Wednesday on two felonies, both involving federally backed state loans for Valley Dairy Inc. in Palmer.

Juneau police arrest man accused of pointing bow and arrow at couple

Police say 23-year-old Wesley Bowman made a racist comment to the couple before pointing a bow and arrow at them

Open container check in Marine Park turns into brawl with police

Open container check in Marine Park turns into brawl with policePolice say they arrested four people in Marine Park after they grabbed, headbutted and fought officers.