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Man arrested for aiming rifle at woman

Gregg Lawrence Kortesma was arrested early Wednesday morning at the Nugget Mall

More than a win, Constitution Party candidates want ballot access

More than a win, Constitution Party candidates want ballot accessAlaskans will have one more option in the governor’s race: The Division of Elections will allow Constitution Party candidate J.R. Myers to appear on the ballot.

Attorney: Yup’ik fishermen wrongfully convicted

Attorney: Yup’ik fishermen wrongfully convictedAttorneys argued before the Alaska Court of Appeals in downtown Anchorage yesterday about whether Yup’ik fishermen, who fished for Chinook or king Salmon during a closure on the Kuskokwim River in 2012, were wrongfully convicted.

Man accidentally shoots self at Alaska State Fair

The public safety director in Palmer, Alaska, says a man accidentally shot and wounded himself Tuesday evening at the Alaska State Fair.

Tanana man sues over banishment

Tanana man sues over banishmentA man accused of promoting violence toward law enforcement wants to return to the village of Tanana after he was exiled.

Search for missing woman expands to mine shafts

Search for missing woman expands to mine shaftsAn expert on Juneau mine shafts says hiker Sharon Buis may have fallen into an old mine on the side of Mount Roberts.

Alaska ferry workers approve new contract

Alaska ferry workers approve new contractThe Inlandboatmen’s Union of the Pacific represents about 650 Alaska ferry workers

Animal Control and JPD investigate dog shooting

Animal Control and JPD investigate dog shootingA dog was shot and killed at a North Douglas Highway residence on Friday.

Experimental rocket explodes after launch in Kodiak

Experimental rocket explodes after launch in KodiakA rocket carrying an experimental Army strike weapon exploded seconds after take off from the Kodiak Launch Complex at about 12:25 a.m. Monday morning.

Summer quake spurs researchers to Amchitka

Summer quake spurs researchers to AmchitkaA team of scientists is descending on a former nuclear test site in the Aleutians today to search for damage from a massive earthquake.