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Equipment stolen from Anchorage elementary school

ANCHORAGE - The Anchorage School District says an elementary school has been broken into only days after reports of vandalism at South Anchorage High School.
Law regulates use of restraint in schools

...Ashley Dunks, a mother of three who says her son, who has autism, was secluded against her wishes at an Anchorage elementary school.She started the Facebook group Ban Seclusion Rooms in Alaska and collaborated with Rep. Charisse Millett...
Crime bill change targets abduction attempts

JUNEAU - After a man walked into an Anchorage elementary school in mid-January attempting to take a 10-year-old girl while falsely claiming to be her father, authorities found they could...
State | AK legislature
Parnell approves new education commissioner

Anchorage elementary school principal Michael Hanley has been named commissioner of the Department of Education and Early Development, replacing Larry LeDoux...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...districts represent themselves. ``We don't need this solution imposed on us,'' said Fred Giddings, an Anchorage elementary school principal. ``There's nothing broken here.'' Rep. Scott Ogan, a Palmer Republican, said he filed...
State investigates death of assisted-living resident

...assisted-living home. James B. Hamilton, 69, was found dead Dec. 13 in a downtown ballfield near an Anchorage elementary school. The state's Office of the Long Term Care Ombudsman is investigating the death, deputy ombudsman Suzan...
Substitute teacher arrested on child porn charge

ANCHORAGE - A substitute teacher at an Anchorage elementary school has been charged with possession of child pornography. Police say 32-year-old Eric Hafen was arrested Saturday. Acting on...
Regional News
School district begins swine flu vaccinations district has started offering swine flu vaccinations. About 40 percent of eligible students at four Anchorage elementary schools received vaccinations on Monday. Mark Mew, the school district's head of security, said only about half...
Alaska residents warned about aggressive cow moose

...Wednesday's Anchorage Daily News ( same day, a moose struck a man outside an Anchorage elementary school, but he was uninjured, police said. Over the weekend, a moose charged and injured at least two mountain...
Teacher faces drug, forgery charges

ANCHORAGE - Authorities arrested an Anchorage elementary school teacher accused of forging prescriptions and illegally obtaining Adderall. Police said 39-year-old Anisa Kae Nelson faces...


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