The ground search for missing hiker, 54-year-old John MacGregor, of Jasper, Georgia is continuing today inside Denali National Park. There are now 70 people involved in the search as well as a dog team from Alaska Search and Rescue Dogs. (photo courtesy of NPS) (more…)
KTNA’s morning news, echos, weather, announcements for August 25th, hosted by Sue Deyoe. Headlines – Primary election results show Miller ahead of Murkowski; Two collisions on Parks Highway keep EMS busy; Missing hiker in Denali; Talkeetna helicopter being used in search for missing Katmai plane; McDonnell receives high award. 16 min.
CRASH SITE— Alaska State Troopers took this photo of the downed DeHavilland Otter in the Muklung Hills north of Dillingham. The crash killed former Senator Ted Stevens and four other people. Photo courtesy of AST
KTNA’s news, weather, announcements and Denali Echoes, hosted by Diana Haecker. Local news headlines: Locals remember Ted Stevens; Names released of other crash victims and survivors. (16 min.)
TED STEVENS IN ACTION— Former Senator Ted Stevens toured Shishmaref in 2007 and preferred riding the fourwheeler over an arranged ride in a truck. Stevens died yesterday in a plane crash. Photo by Diana Haecker
Former Senator Ted Stevens, 86, died in a plane crash north of Dillingham on Monday. Residents don’t remember Ted Stevens coming to Talkeetna, but his legacy has touched the region in numerous ways. KTNA’s Diana Haecker has this story.
Alaska State Troopers have released the names of the people who died in a plane crash near Dillingham Monday evening. The five people killed in the crash are Senator Ted Stevens, 86 of Anchorage; Terry Smith, 62 of Eagle River, Bill Phillips Sr, 48 year old Dana Tindall and 16 year old Corey Tindall of Anchorage. (more…)
Former Senator Ted Stevens has been killed in a plane crash near Dillingham, according to a source close to the family. (more…)
KTNA’s morning news, echos, announcements for August 10th. Host is Sue Deyoe. Headlines – Ted Stevens in plane crash near Dillingham; Troopers arrest man in Village Park; Humphrey trial ends in mistrial; Fish meeting in Wasilla Wednesday to discuss Cook Inlet fisheries. 16 min.
The three individuals that died in the Fairchild C-123 plane crash in Denali Park on Sunday have been identified.
Bill Michel, age 61, of Delta Junction was the owner of the company plane and was the pilot. John Eschelman, age 52, of Wasilla and Paul Quartly, age 66, also of Wasilla, were on board. (more…)
At 3 pm Sunday afternoon, a cargo aircraft crashed into the south-facing slope of Mount Healy inside Denali National Park. The crash occurred within a mile of Park headquarters and just 200 yards north of the Denali Park Road. (more…)