The latest from TV, Radio, and Newspapers

Add a news source

Are we missing a Togiak news source? Let us know!

Togiak Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Togiak, AK.

Results 1 - 17 of 17 for "" in Togiak, AK

  1. Jury finds Jerry Active guilty on all counts in double murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Jerry Active, accused of a notorious 2013 double murder and sexual assaults, including one involving a 2-year-old girl, was found guilty on all 12 counts Friday. The state argued it had an abundance of evidence , including numerous witness testimony and physical evidence linking Active to the crimes.


  2. Troopers seize Togiak-bound whiskey, charge Aleknagik man with smugglingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Acting on a tip, Alaska State Troopers detained an Aleknagik man attempting to smuggle 11 bottles of whiskey into Togiak at the village's airstrip Friday, they said. In an online dispatch, troopers wrote that the whiskey bottles were in a box belonging to 31-year-old Jeremiah Kyakwok.


  3. Witnesses in double-murder trial tell of suspect leaving apartment after drinking sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    A neighbor of an Anchorage couple murdered in May 2013 said in court Tuesday she saw a young Alaska Native man run through her yard, then jump headfirst through a nearby apartment window on the afternoon of the murders. The apartment belonged to 73-year-old Touch Chea and 71-year-old Sorn Srea, who state prosecutors argue were killed by Jerry Active.


  4. Victims' family members take stand in Anchorage double-murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    The grandson of an Anchorage couple killed in May 2013 said Monday in Anchorage Superior Court he was certain the man responsible for the death of his grandparents was sitting in the courtroom. Vong Seng was called as the state's second witness in the trial against Jerry Andrew Active, who is accused of a double murder in a Mountain View apartment and a slew of other felonies.


  5. Double-murder trial of Jerry Active opens in AnchorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    The trial of Jerry Andrew Active, accused of a notorious 2013 double murder and multiple sexual assaults, began Thursday in Anchorage Superior Court with prosecutors recalling the night of the crime, saying Active was found and arrested near the scene clad in bloody socks. Active's attorney, meanwhile, argued during opening statements that the state lacks the DNA evidence to tie Active to the crimes of which he is accused.


  6. With fish spotting, aviation's relationship with fishing turned contentiousRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Of all the ways in which Alaska's aviation and fishing industries have been associated over the years, the use of aircraft to spot fish for commercial fishing operators has by far been the most controversial. Fish spotting is not unique to Alaska or even the West Coast; according to Aerial Age Weekly, it was used as early as 1920 off the coast of Virginia when "....each morning at 5 o'clock a flying boat carrying a pilot, radio operator and fish spotter leaves the station to aid fishing craft."


  7. A new spotlight on accused killer's long path through legal systemRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2013 | Anchorage Daily News

    A week ago Saturday, just hours after being released from his most recent stint in jail, Active, according to police, climbed through the window of an Anchorage apartment, killed an elderly couple inside and sexually assaulted their 2-year-old great-granddaughter. Before he was released that day, he had told the Department of Corrections his new address would be the Brother Francis Shelter for the homeless, a department spokeswoman said.


  8. Study examines decline in young rural Alaska fishermenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    In 1980, the city of Dillingham boasted more than 150 fishing permit holders in the community. Today, that number has dropped to less than 80, and while the number of fishermen in rural Southwest Alaska has declined, the average age of those who continue to fish has risen by almost a decade.


  9. North Trail opens between Dillingham and ManokotakRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    With temperatures hovering in the teens and fresh snow blowing across the tundra, adventurous travel between Manokotak and Dillingham on the North Trail is finally bringing people to Dillingham for groceries and good times. "I was the third person that went on the river, or North Trail," Leon George of Manokotak said.


  10. Remnant glaciers in Western Alaska expected to disappear by century's endRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Few people ever see the alpine glaciers in southwestern Alaska's Ahklun Mountains. If current melt trends continue, no one will see them.


  11. Togiak man charged after assault, threats to shoot police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Troopers said a Togiak VPO Sunday responded to a report of an assault and found that 19-year-old Anthony Forbes had injured two other men. When the officer attempted to arrest Forbes, he pushed the female officer and "threatened to shoot her if she attempted to arrest him again," troopers wrote in an online dispatch.


  12. Teens arrested in vandalism, burglary that shuts down Togiak clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Togiak Health Clinic was vandalized during an apparent burglary late Monday night or early Tuesday morning, and two young men have been arrested and identified as suspects in the case. The only health facility for the village of 900 residents remained closed Wednesday morning due to damage to the building's electrical and communication systems.


  13. Togiak man gets 8 years for manslaughter charge stemming from drug debtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Ephraim D. Lockuk, 31, was sentenced Friday in Anchorage Superior Court to eight years in prison for killing an acquaintance and business partner during an argument over a $28,000 debt. , 53, in the chest at the victim's home in the early morning hours of Jan. 11, 2012.


  14. Peer mentor for recovering addicts arrested for breaking into Togiak clinic pharmacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    George Washington Kase, 25, originally of Dillingham, was arrested April 11 in Togiak for allegedly breaking into the village clinic pharmacy and stealing prescription medications. Kase had been employed as a peer mentor at the Bristol Bay Area Health Corp.'s Behavioral Health Center and had been speaking to others in Bristol Bay about addiction and recovery.


  15. Laine Welch: 2015 outlook good for Alaska fisheriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska is poised for some big fish stories next year based on predictions trickling in from state and federal managers. For the state's largest fishery -- Alaska pollock -- the Eastern Bering Sea stock has more than doubled its 10-year average to top 9 million tons, or 20 billion pounds.


  16. Platinum mine criminal charges a first for AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    What's now called the Platinum Creek Mine, on the Salmon River near Kuskokwim Bay, dates back to the 1920s but most recently was run from about 2008 to 2012 by XS Platinum Inc. Long-ago operators used a big dredge to dig for platinum and left waste piles that still block the river and tributaries, according to a federal biologist. Photographed August 2011.


  17. Mike Mason, radio voice of Bristol Bay, leaving KDLGRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    After six years on the job, Mike Mason will leave his post as news director at KDLG public radio this month. Mason, whose balanced reporting and distinct deep voice have been a daily fixture in Bristol Bay, has been hired as the press secretary for the Alaska House Minority.