Tag Archives: Alaska

U.S. Marshall Task Force ends Northwest bank robbers spree

Anthony James Martinis

The United States Marshall Service has arrested a man wanted for a string of bank robberies in Southwestern Washington and Oregon. Acting United States Marshal David Miller said Anthony James Martinis was wanted by the Longview Washington Police Department on

Jeff Myers – Hoquiam Police Chief

High Grade Gold Mine Hatcher Pass, Palmer, AK

Mining in Alaska, and the details behind the cabin. Electing a Prosecuting Attorney, and Missouri police.       Part 1 Part 2

Greater Grays Harbor Inc. selects Andre “Dru” Garson as new CEO

Greater Grays Harbor Inc.

Andre “Dru” Garson was offered and has accepted the position of CEO of Greater Grays Harbor, Inc. In addition to being a Development Specialist with the Alaska Department of Commerce and Community Economic Development in Juneau, Garson has worked with

DEA National Drug Take-Back day collects nearly 16 tons from Pacific Northwest

Hoquiam police report record turnout for DEA Drug Take Back Day

Americans nationwide showed their support for the United States Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA’s) National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day program by dropping off more prescription pills than ever. After seven previous Take Back Days spread over almost four years, 780,158 pounds

CONSUMER ALERT: Wash. officials warn of consumer rip-offs by mudslide charity scams

Scam Alert

OLYMPIA — As donors consider contributing to relief efforts for the Snohomish County mudslide tragedy, Attorney General Bob Ferguson and Secretary of State Kim Wyman are urging consumers to be on guard against scam artists who try to take advantage of the

Vancouver coin company accused of cashing in without delivering

Blue Moon Coins

More than two dozen people have contacted Better Business Bureau to complain about Blue Moon Coins out of Vancouver, Wash., after spending hundreds of thousands of dollars. The company, which sells wholesale precious metals and coins, has earned an “F”

New scam sweeping US, hoping you return the call after “One Ring”

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First recognized by Better Business Bureaus on the East Coast, the “One Ring” phone scam is now being reported across the United States. As an industry leader in identifying and tracking emerging scam trends, BBB serving Alaska, Oregon and Western

WDFW seeks comments on revised draft policy for Grays Harbor fisheries

WDFW Fishing

OLYMPIA – The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission is seeking public comments on a revised draft policy to improve salmon management in Grays Harbor. The revised draft policy includes new provisions recently proposed by the commission to conserve wild salmon

Two in custody, third suspect sought after Hoquiam assault

Police are searching for a third suspect after a man and his girlfriend were assaulted at a Hoquiam apartment building late last month. Detective Sergeant Shane Krohn tells us the 27 year old couple were treated for head injuries early

Alaska Crab Fishery to open by the weekend

WASHINGTON, D.C. - On Thursday, U.S. Senators Maria Cantwell (D-WA) and Mark Begich (D-AK) applauded the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) swift action to open the Bristol Bay Red King Crab Fishery to Washington state and Alaska crab