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Homer man shoots, kills self with Trooper’s pistol

Twenty-four-year-old Aaron Michael Rael-Catholic is dead following the incident Wednesday night.

Tribal judge: Bill to improve village public safety doesn’t go far enough

Tribal judge: Bill to improve village public safety doesn’t go far enoughThe U.S. Senate Indian Affairs Committee today looked at a raft of bills aimed at improving the safety of Native American communities.

Prosecution draws parallels between Yakutat and Montana shootings

Prosecution draws parallels between Yakutat and Montana shootings1996 Yakutat homicide defendant Robert Kowalski convicted for another death in 2008

Divergent views of Yakutat homicide recalled by witnesses

Divergent views of Yakutat homicide recalled by witnessesVictim's friend, Robert Kowalski's ex-wife remember various statements that suggest either intent or accident

Domestic violence stabbing suspect flees scene, later arrested

Wayne Walter Williams found in Douglas on Sunday

Senate passes bill to limit access to certain court records

Senate passes bill to limit access to certain court recordsSen. 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 trialThe 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 trialWednesday's back and forth between attorneys culminated in a call for a mistrial.

Trial bombshell is a big dud

Trial bombshell is a big dudRobert Kowalski homicide trial veers unnecessarily off course with allegations about destroyed evidence