780 AM | 96.1 FM 

“YOURS FOR WESTERN ALASKA”

(907) 443-5221

Outstanding Warrant Arrest Made In Kotzebue; Original Charges Related to Importation

An Alaska State Trooper cruiser. Photo: Matthew F. Smith, KNOM file.

A Kotzebue resident was arrested over the weekend on an outstanding warrant for charges regarding the importation of alcohol.

Alaska State Troopers contacted 29-year-old Norma Berry in Kotzebue on Friday evening, June 23rd, once it was discovered Berry had an arrest warrant from a court case in Anchorage. Berry had been charged with one count of importation into a dry community and one count of selling alcohol without a license in a dry community. She then failed to appear for arraignment in that case earlier this year.

Berry was remanded to the Kotzebue Regional Jail. Her bail is set at $300.

Recent Posts

Most Read Stories

Lawsuit Against Myrtle Irene’s Owner Moves Forward As Gold Mining and Reality T.V. Season Resumes

The Cost of Living in Alaska
Love Letters to Home: Katie Smith of Nome, Alaska

FBI Agents Begin to Leave Nome, Agency’s Involvement in Okpealuk Investigation Provides Clarity for Some

More

Newsletter:

Christmas 2023

Work for Us:

Jobs

Contact

Nome:

(907) 443-5221 

Anchorage:

(907) 868-1200 

Land Acknowledgement

We acknowledge that KNOM Radio Mission is located on the customary lands of Indigenous peoples. 

Based in the Bering Strait region, KNOM broadcasts throughout the homelands of the Iñupiaq, Siberian Yup’ik, Cup’ik and Yup’ik peoples.

Scroll To Top