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Anchorage woman's body found next to snowmachines on winter trail in northwest Alaska


ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A 31-year-old Anchorage woman was found dead on a snowmachine trail in northwest Alaska.

Alaska State Troopers on Tuesday said the body of Nicheal Snell was found Sunday on the winter trail between Kobuk and Shungnak. Volunteers found her body next to her snowmachine between the two villages.

Troopers continue to investigate the death.

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