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Daniel Nick, age 25, is accused of strangling his pregnant girlfriend until she blacked out.
Courtesy of State Trooper Nicholas Hayes.

Five days ago, a man accused of strangling his pregnant girlfriend escaped from custody and hasn’t been seen since. According to Trooper Nicholas Hayes he is considered “extremely violent and very dangerous.”

Man Accused Of Strangling Girlfriend In Emmonak

Dec 12, 2017

Last Sunday, State Troopers arrested an Emmonak resident for strangling his girlfriend.

Kipnuk Resident Convicted Of Sexual Assault

Dec 7, 2017

This article was updated with further reporting on December 12, 2017

Kipnuk resident Nace Paul was convicted of sexual assault last night, although the jury did not find him guilty of all charges.


At Trial, Bethel Resident Accused Of Sexual Abuse

Dec 7, 2017
The State of Alaska courthouse in Bethel, Alaska.
Dean Swope/KYUK

Yesterday was the first day in the trial of Garrett Walters of Bethel, who is charged with multiple counts of sexual assault and abuse.


Missing Nunapitchuk Resident Found, Promptly Arrested

Dec 5, 2017

A missing Nunapitchuk resident was found alive and well last weekend, then promptly arrested.

Bethel PD Investigates Death Of Woman Found In Snow

Dec 1, 2017

A woman found lying in the snow outside of Bethel Thursday night died Friday in the hospital.  Police are investigating the death of Sandra Frye, whose body is being transported for an autopsy.

Woman Fatally Overdoses On Heroin In Bethel Home

Dec 1, 2017

Two weeks ago, a woman fatally overdosed on heroin in the home of William “Billy” Aloysius, age 33. Law enforcement has been looking for Aloysius ever since.

Trial Begins In Kipnuk Sexual Assault Case

Nov 30, 2017

Yesterday was the first day in the trial of Nace Paul, a Kipnuk resident accused of sexual assault.

Tuntutuliak Resident Charlie Steven Found Guilty Of Rape

Nov 28, 2017
The State of Alaska courthouse in Bethel, Alaska.
Dean Swope/KYUK

Last Tuesday, Tuntutuliak resident Charlie Steven, age 43, was convicted of raping his cousin when she had blacked out after a night of drinking.

Emmonak Man Arrested For Threatening Resident With Ax

Nov 22, 2017

Alaska State Troopers arrested an Emmonak man yesterday for allegedly going after another resident with an ax.

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