Juneau police arrest man who allegedly robbed Northrim Bank branch with bomb threat

The Juneau Police Department has arrested a man it says is the person behind the robbery of the Mendenhall Valley branch of Northrim Bank on Friday.Larry Randolph Powell, 52, was arrested at Juneau International Airport shortly after noon Saturday...
Photos: First day in court

...Prosecutors charged Powell with robbery, theft and terroristic threatening for allegedly holding up the Mendenhall Valley branch bank Friday morning.Charging documents allege Powell walked into the bank, handed the bank teller a note that said he had...
Meyer named Juneau regional branch manager

...appointed Jodi Meyer as the new Juneau Regional Branch Manager. When the branch opens this fall, she will be responsible for business development, lending, customer service and branch operations. "Every customer who walks into the...
Salary decrease squeaks through House

...300 of those work in the executive branch. More than 500 work for the Legislature, and all 826 judicial branch employees are exempt.The bill impacts...exempt and partially exempt executive branch employees work in Juneau. During session...
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Thumbs up, thumbs down for April 20, 2015

...Northrim Bank and Alaska Airlines for helping bring a dangerous situation to a safe end. Northrim Bank's Mendenhall Valley branch was robbed by a man on Friday. The man walked into the bank and said he had an explosive device. On Saturday, JPD was tipped...
Police and Fire report for April 20, 2015

...was impounded.Robbery? At 11:12 a.m. Friday, police responded to a report of a bank robbery at the Mendenhall Valley branch of Northrim Bank. Police began searching for the suspect, who was arrested after noon Saturday.Theft? At 11:40 a.m...
Gray whales' Pacific crossing leads to questions of origin

...of Ecology and Evolution of the Russian Academy of Sciences, the Kronotsky State Nature Biosphere Reserve and the Kamchatka Branch of the Pacific Institute of Geography.The scientists were startled when a 13-year-old male whale they named Flex swam...
Bombs shatter houses in Yemen capital, hit near Iran Embassy

...The casualty figures could not be independently confirmed.The turmoil in Yemen has raised concerns that al-Qaida's local branch, considered the most dangerous affiliate of the terrorist network, is exploiting the security and political vacuum. U.S...
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Lawyer: Reporter in Iran faces 4 charges

...Esmaili, the director-general of the Tehran provincial justice department, saying Rezaian's case had been referred to a branch of Revolutionary Court. He said the process of bringing the case to trial had been prolonged because "the case has various...
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Some legislative staff may see 40 percent pay cut

Legislative branch state employees who work in rural areas of Alaska could see an almost 40 percent pay cut if a bill introduced this week passes...
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