Before there was a Behrends neighborhood, the avalanche path that goes through it saw slides big enough to level forests. It will happen again someday.
Johnson-Barr’s death rippled across the state, generating outrage over the high rates of violence against Alaska Native women and children.
Anthony Lee Herring faces nine felony charges related to the shooting, including for first-degree murder.
Most of the time, bears don’t want to mess around with humans.
Almost every day, sometimes twice a day, Haines residents are receiving alerts from the Haines Police Department that there is a bear in the area.
Chisholm’s illegal prescriptions “significantly contributed” to the accidental deaths of five patients, who are listed in the document only by their initials, according to the plea agreement.
Deteriorating weather had ended search efforts for the day about an hour before Kiefer was found.
Alaska has made up a growing share of the country’s crashes involving small commercial aircraft, according to an investigation by KUCB and ProPublica.
Last November, Yoder was convicted of taking a moose that was too small during a September hunt.
The woman contacted her husband, telling him she had been charged by multiple bears and had used bear spray. Shortly after that, she stopped responding to phone calls and messages.