Ketchikan Superior Court Judge Trevor Stephens is the new presiding judge for the First Judicial District, which encompasses Juneau and the rest of Southeast Alaska. Alaska Supreme Court Chief Justice Walter Carpeneti yesterday (Tuesday) appointed the presiding judges for the state’s four judicial districts. Superior Court Judge Ben Esch has been named presiding judge for…
Juneau Police say two teenage girls were taken to the hospital yesterday afternoon (Sunday) after being struck by a car on Glacier Highway. Neither girl was seriously hurt.
Three teenage boys have been charged with vandalism, after getting caught in the alleged act at Melvin Park in the Mendenhall Valley.
The state Department of Health and Social Services has identified the daycare provider shutdown Wednesday as a result of abuse allegations.
The U-S Senate voted 95-3 today (Thursday) to confirm Judge Morgan Christen to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals.
Over 180 plants were reported seized from a North Douglas Highway residence.
Jason Duby, Joel Duby, and Michael W. Duby are accused of hunting and sport fish guiding violations.
An Arkansas judge has ordered the teenagers charged with the murder of Kevin Thornton, of Juneau, to undergo psychiatric evaluations to determine if they are competent to stand trial.
Attorneys for three Arkansas teenagers accused of killing a Juneau man will argue motions Monday to dismiss the case or transfer it to juvenile court, and try each boy individually. Seventeen-year-old Richard Shelby Whybark and Timothy Tyler Norwood, and 16-year-old Clinton Lavon Ross are charged with second degree murder in connection with the death of…
Lt. Lance Leone faces charges related to negligence and dereliction of duty after the July 2010 crash of his H-60 helicopter. Those closest to him say the incident won’t keep him from flying.