26, Jan 2015 - Alaska News Nightly: January 16, 2015
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24, Jan 2015 - Alaska soldier gets 62 years for murdering his wife in 2012
David Matthew Lopez, 26, was sentenced Tuesday in Anchorage Superior Court to 62 years in prison for shooting his wife to death after the Office of Children’s Services took temporary custody of their child.
24, Jan 2015 - How an EPA plan to cut carbon emissions is playing out in coal-rich Wyoming
Watch Video | Listen to the Audio RELATED LINKS Obama administration announces goal to rein in methane leaks How will plunging oil prices affect the economy? Scientists read layers of Alaska’s ice and snow to track climate change JUDY WOODRUFF: The rise in greenhouse gases and temperatures are the reasons why the president has issued new restrictions on coal-fired power plants in this country ...
23, Jan 2015 - Collins named special investigator for National Guard claims
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Attorney General Craig Richards has hired a retired state court judge to serve as a special investigator to look into allegations of sexual assault and other misconduct within the Alaska National Guard. Patricia Collins is expected to look at each allegation that has been made and determine if it was adequately investigated by law enforcement and handled appropriately by ...
22, Jan 2015 - Alaska names special investigator for National Guard sex assault claims
Attorney General Craig Richards has hired a retired state court judge to serve as a special investigator to look into allegations of sexual assault and other misconduct within the Alaska National Guard.
11, Oct 2014 - Is Georgia the next Senate curveball?
Plus: courts deal big blows to voter suppression, worrying signs for Dems in Alaska, and the Massachusetts guv race
10, Oct 2014 - Alaskan gay marriage ban to be debated in federal court
By Steve Quinn JUNEAU Alaska (Reuters) - A federal judge will hear oral arguments in a lawsuit challenging Alaska's 16-year-old constitutional ban on gay marriage on Friday, following a week of court rulings backing same-sex unions in seven other states. The hearing comes days after the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals legalized the unions in Nevada and Idaho, and the U.S. Supreme Court upheld ...
09, Oct 2014 - Ninth Circuit Upholds U.S. Authority Over Alaskan River
The National Park Service acted within its statutory authority when it banned hovercraft from the Nation River in Alaska, the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled yesterday.
02, Apr 2014 - Both sides vow to keep fighting in Katie John subsistence case
FAIRBANKS – One day after the United States Supreme Court declined the state of Alaska’s appeal in the most recent iteration of the Katie John cases, the fight about subsistence hunting rights and the
07, Dec 2011 - Hearing to begin over fatal Coast Guard crash - Longview Daily News
He will make eventual recommendations to the Coast Guard's commanding officer in Alaska, Rear Admiral Thomas Ostebo, for the next course of action. Possibilities include dismissal of the charges, administrative action or court martial. Leone faces a ...