Lawsuit over Nighswonger abuse amended to name principal, include additional alleged victims
A civil lawsuit filed against the Mat-Su Borough School District over alleged abuse by former teacher Lukis Nighswonger has been amended to include a former principal as a defendant, and claims by an additional two alleged victims.
Sitka jury finds man guilty of murdering girlfriend
A Sitka court found Albert Peter Macasaet III guilty of first-degree murder for killing Judylee Guthrie. Guthrie's body was found along a logging trail in Klawock, in a puddle and thick brush. The Attorney General says she was strangled to death by the co
Nome mayor, ACLU work toward solution for police mishandling of sexual assault cases
A group of Alaska Native women say police in Nome have a history of not properly investigating crimes they report. In response, the city council is discussing an ordinance that would create a public safety commission.