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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.

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.

Woman, 56, dead after Lemon Creek fire

Woman, 56, dead after Lemon Creek firePolice say the cause of death and origin of the fire are under investigation.

Police suspect kids in school break-in, vandalism

Police suspect kids in school break-in, vandalismJuneau police Lt. Kris Sell says the suspects were caught on school surveillance cameras.

Troopers investigate inmate overdose at Juneau prison

Troopers investigate inmate overdose at Juneau prisonA prison officer discovered the inmates, who authorities aren’t naming, on July 24 at 3 p.m.

Higher fines for traffic, animal control citations

Higher fines for traffic, animal control citationsJuneau drivers face double, even triple fines for speeding, not showing proof of insurance

Juneau police seize pot, $42,000 cash from 21-year-old’s home

Juneau police seize pot, $42,000 cash from 21-year-old’s homePolice searched the suspect's home and arrested him Tuesday--the same day a judge signed paperwork setting aside his 2013 misdemeanor drug conviction.

State Supreme Court rules same-sex partners can access death benefits

State Supreme Court rules same-sex partners can access death benefitsThe Alaska Supreme Court has ruled that same-sex partners are eligible for death benefits, even though they are prohibited from marrying by the state Constitution.

Douglas dog owner defends animal’s actions after fatal attack

Douglas dog owner defends animal’s actions after fatal attackJody Vick says his pitbull-mastiff was provoked by a smaller Shiz Tsu