Palmer Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Palmer, AK.

Results 1 - 11 of 11 for "u:alaskapublic.org" in Palmer, AK

  1. Alaskaa s first Hall of Fame teacher talks about mixing dancing and mathRead the original story

    May 5, 2017 | APRN

    Alaska Public Media's Lori Townsend talks with Bob Williams about his lenghty career in education. Williams is Alaska's first member of the National Teacher's Hall of Fame.

    Comment?

  2. Palmer man faces federal charges in 2016 double homicideRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2017 | APRN

    Acting Alaska U.S. attorney Bryan Schroder speaking at a press conference on March 23, 2017 A Palmer man faces federal charges in a Wasilla double homicide last summer, and the defendant, 30-year-old John Pearl Smith II, could face the death penalty. Prosecutors say the decision to charge Smith in federal court aims to fulfill a nationwide directive by Attorney General Jeff Sessions to use federal resources in fighting violent crime at the local and state level.

    Comment?

  3. AK: Garrison Keillora s Sitka pen palRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | KSKA

    The first time Keillor and Woods met was in 2013, after his show in Boone, North Carolina. Woods, whose red hair is somewhere between copper and strawberry blonde, stuck straight up.

    Comment?

  4. Five teenagers face adult charges for Palmer murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | APRN

    A group of Mat-Su teenagers, ranging from sixteen to nineteen years of age, were arraigned in state Superior Court in Palmer Tuesday, in relation to the disturbing kidnap and murder case of another Valley teen, David Grunwald. All five will be charged as adults.

    Comment?

  5. Four more teens arrested in Palmer murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | APRN

    Renee Royal and family members hold signs at vigil for David Grunwald on Friday Hundreds of people turned out Friday night in frigid temperatures to honor and pray for David Grunwald, the Palmer teenager who was kidnapped and murdered in November. Renee Royal, of Wasilla, waved a sign "Justice For David".

    Comment?

  6. Southcentrala s only meat packing plant up for grabsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | APRN

    Southcentral Alaska's only federally-approved meat packing plant, Mt. McKinley Meat and Sausage in Palmer, is up for sale or lease.

    Comment?

  7. Sockeye fire trial postponed againRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | KSKA

    The Sockeye fire trial, which was scheduled to begin Tuesday, has been re-scheduled. At pre-trial hearing on Monday, Kevin Fitzgerald - attorney for defendant Greg Imig - asked the court to delay the trial until mid-January, due to an Imig family emergency.

    Comment?

  8. Sockeye fire trial starts tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | KSKA

    The trial of an Anchorage couple charged with igniting the devastating Sockeye fire last year is scheduled to start Tuesday in District court in Palmer. State prosecutors say defendants Greg Imig, 60 and Amy DeWitt, 42, burned debris in June 2015 without properly clearing the area or keeping water on hand.

    Comment?

  9. Mat-Su Salmon Symposium brings salmon advocates togetherRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2016 | KSKA

    Matanuska Susitna Borough's annual Salmon Symposium brings together researchers and conservationists for updates on how to better manage and protect salmon habitat. The event got underway last Thursday in Palmer.

    Comment?

  10. Right-to-farm Supreme Court arguments heard at Colony High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | KSKA

    Palmer's Colony High School was the site chosen by the Alaska Supreme Court to hear oral arguments in a case that could test the state's right-to-farm law. The state's highest court convened Wednesday at the school as part of an outreach program - Supreme Court LIVE - that helps to teach students about Alaska's judicial system.

    Comment?

  11. Untold Stories at the Palmer MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | KSKA

    Storytelling comes to the Mat-Su Valley in the tradition of Arctic Entries and The Moth . Untold Stories brings Mat-Su Valley residents to the stage to share their personal stories: funny, sad and sweet.

    Comment?

Palmer Job Listings
View or post Palmer job listings on Topix.
Palmer Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Palmer from Topix.
Palmer Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Palmer on Topix.