Big Lake man arrested

On 3-22-19, at approximately 10 p.m., the Bureau of Highway Patrol responded to a domestic disturbance near mile 12 Burma Road in Big Lake. Jeffery Lee Petersen, age 38 of Big Lake was contacted. Petersen was found to have a no bail warrant for a parole violation for Theft II and was arrested and later […]

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Recycling notes

Op-Ed Contributed by Sammy Taylor “Today a familiar face came to recycle. This time he brought his partner and child. Last time I saw her was almost two years ago when she was pregnant. I think I’ve been talking with this partnership for four or five years now. First they brought their household recycling plus […]

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Man charged in Houston assault

On 03/20/2019 at approximately 9:49 a.m. the Alaska State Troopers responded to an assault that occurred at an address in Houston. Investigation revealed that 45 YOA Anthony Kortas Jr. recklessly caused injury to a domestic partner. Kortas was remanded to Matsu Pretrial pending arraignment.

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Big Lake man arrested

On 03/13/19 at approximately 7:55 p.m., Alaska State Troopers responded to a residential burglary alarm off North Shore Drive. AST contacted Jason Greenwood, age 27, of Big Lake. Investigation determined Greenwood had forcefully entered a residence and had items in his possession identified by the victim as being taken. Greenwood was arrested and charged with […]

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