Alaska State Troopers

troopers, alaska state troopersAlaska State Troopers say there have been no arrests or charges in the death of a 19-year-old woman in Chevak. Roxanne Smart was found deceased on the ground a week ago near the community clinic.
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Amanda Hoeldt built a pen for the eagle she named, Eugene.

An eagle rescued near Aniak Tuesday and sent to Anchorage. – Photo by Jared Thorson

An Aniak woman came across an injured bald eagle earlier this week. With help from her community in remote Southwest Alaska, she gave the bird a second chance and brought it to the care of veterinary experts.

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A Cessna 208 with two pilots on board has crashed outside of Bethel. Ravn Alaska spokesperson Steve Smith confirms the downed plane was a Hageland Aviation training flight with two pilots on board, and no passengers.

State Troopers say the plane was overdue just after six o’clock Tuesday and within the hour a local pilot reported seeing burning wreckage to troopers.
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