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Author: Curt Biberdorf
  • August

    Corps takes on recovery role after Yukon River flood disaster

    While the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is assisting with the short-term needs of communities affected by spring flooding along the Yukon River, it is also taking steps to mitigate future risk.Alakanuk, Circle, Eagle, Emmonak, Fort Yukon, Galena and Hughes flooded when ice jams created rising waters, which destroyed buildings and caused residents to
  • May

    Troopers in Alaska Enlighten Citizens With Academy

    While people across the nation can watch the TV series “Alaska State Troopers” in their living rooms, dozens of Alaskans can learn in person about the state's largest law enforcement agency from a classroom.The Alaska State Trooper Citizen Academy in Palmer started in 2012 to increase understanding and enhance awareness about the role of the