Police & fire for Monday, Aug. 31, 2015

...presumed innocent.Attempt to serve? At 11:47 p.m. Friday, Michele Nelson, 49, was arrested for an outstanding Alaska State Troopers warrant in the 100 block of Main Street. She was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center.Criminal mischief...
Alaskans have opportunity to share arts stories with NEA chairman of the NEA are state arts agencies, and the Alaska State Council on the Arts (ASCA, on which I serve as chair...Summer Music Festival, the Island Institute, and the Alaska State Museum's Sheldon Jackson Museum, allowing chairman...
Beacon leads searchers to stranded hiker

...activated his personal locator beacon, which sent out an emergency assistance request and broadcast his GPS coordinates.Alaska State Troopers were notified at 8 a.m. by a dispatch center in Houston, which receives emergency satellite signals for...
Sentencing continues for case related to troopers' deaths

FAIRBANKS - The sentencing hearing for a man convicted of evidence tampering in the deaths of two Alaska State Troopers will be continued next week.The hearing for Arvin Kangas will resume next Thursday to give the judge time to consider...
Department reports death at Fairbanks jail

...Corrections only said the death occurred around 3:40 a.m. Thursday at the Fairbanks Correctional Center, and that Alaska State Troopers and the medical examiner's office were investigating.Department spokeswoman Sherrie Daigle (DAY'-guhl...
What's happening this week

...Jane Chu, chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, 5-6 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 1, JACC. Hosted by the Alaska State Council on the Arts and the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council. Part of Chu's statewide tour, the reception offers...
Art History: Sybil Davis and Ken DeRoux

...Davis' husband), is a former Alaska State Museum curator who grew up in Juneau...were curator of visual arts at the Alaska State Museum beginning in 1982. substantial funding of the (Alaska) State Council on the Arts. I also think...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015 of theft in the 10000 block of Jensine Street. Warrant arrest? At 4:51 p.m. Monday, 24-year-old Clifford Durgan was arrested in the 6500 block of Glacier Highway on three outstanding Alaska State Trooper issued warrants.
NEA Chairwoman Jane Chu to visit Juneau Tuesday

...from the NEA.On Tuesday evening, Chu will be the guest of honor at a public reception at the JACC, hosted by the Alaska State Council on the Arts and the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council. The reception, which runs from 5-6 p.m., will...
Miller: Progress more complex than pass, fail

...of achievement on tests that, in the past, have proven challenging for JSD students.A preliminary report by the Alaska State Board of Education earlier this month estimated that only about one-third of Alaska's students will be rated proficient...


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