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…)
A plane crash near Denali Park Headquarters yesterday started a wildland fire close to the Park Road. (more…)
The crash of a C-17 military cargo plane on Wednesday evening near the Elmendorf Air Force base killed four crewmembers and also damaged railroad tracks, forcing closure of the railroad section. (more…)
Troopers rescued Timothy Troyer, 52 of Spokane, WA from the north fork of the Kashwitna River Wednesday afternoon. (more…)
Alaska State Troopers are looking for a Piper Super Cub airplane that was stolen from the Big Lake area. (more…)
Two Chinook helicopters from Fort Wainwright assisted in a medical evacuation on Mt. McKinley Wednesday. The rescue not only involved climbing rangers and theB Company, 1st Battlion, but also Alaska State Troopers. The 24 year old Pennsylvania man was taken to Fairbanks for evaluation.