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Man pleads guilty to abusing two girls

...all of which carry a maximum possible punishment of 99 years in prison - for abusing the two girls. He pleaded guilty to a consolidated count that encompasses having sexual contact with both victims.Because he has a prior sex offense felony, Griffin is presumptive...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-09-14/man-pleads-guilty-abusing-two-girls
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Domestic violence JPD's biggest concern

...arrest."A cop with a sense of humor," one Chamber member chuckled.During his presentation, Johnson showcased JPD's consolidated dispatch center, which fields 911 calls for both the police and fire departments and whose dispatchers have helped deliver...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-08/domestic-violence-jpds-biggest-concern
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Search for missing hiker goes underground

...when people would leave the big companies and try to get rich on their own," Weed explained. "Eventually, they were all consolidated."Searching the mine is a dangerous endeavor, especially since it's so steep, and Weed warned others not to look for...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-24/search-missing-hiker-goes-under-ground
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Hunters' fight to bring polar bear trophies home

...on behalf of USFWS. So did Greenpeace, the environmental group.With such a growing cast of characters, the case was consolidated and moved to U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., in 2011.Hershey, Kreider and SCI argued that one part of...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-19/hunters-fight-bring-polar-bear-trophies
State
Ex-Bethel foster dad gets 66 years for sex abuse

...years in prison after pleading guilty in a child sexual abuse case.Peter Tony was sentenced Tuesday in Bethel on three consolidated child sexual abuse counts, KYUK reported. He will have no possibility of parole.In a plea deal with prosecutors in February...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-24/ex-bethel-foster-dad-gets-66-years-sex-
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Ex-Bethel foster dad gets 66 years for sex abuse

...years in prison after pleading guilty in a child sexual abuse case.Peter Tony was sentenced Tuesday in Bethel on three consolidated child sexual abuse counts, KYUK reported. He will have no possibility of parole.In a plea deal with prosecutors in February...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-23/ex-bethel-foster-dad-gets-66-years-sex-
State
Better late than never

...increase in resources, as well as staff involved with the settlement process, according to the May letter. "The FY2014 Consolidated Appropriations Act included funding to implement the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act of 1975 for...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-31/better-late-never
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NCAA settles concussion suit, will change rules

...die."To keep the NCAA from having to hold unwieldy talks with multiple plaintiffs, 10 lawsuits filed nationwide were consolidated into the one case in Chicago, where the first lawsuit was filed in 2011.The lead plaintiff is Adrian Arrington, a former...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-30/ncaa-settles-concussion-suit-will-chan
Sports
Juneau School Board votes to cut 20 teachers to balance $90 million budget

...less money to pay teachers. The resulting cuts will add about three students to each class in the district as classes are consolidated.The school district's non-voting student representative, Juneau-Douglas High School student Ruby Steedle, spoke...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-03-26/juneau-school-board-votes-cut-20-teache
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City limps toward sales tax collection goal

...special revenue funds ($9,030,792). If the Assembly adopts the ordinance it presented Wednesday, those funds would be consolidated into the general fund."Finance would like to consolidate the reserve in the General Fund so it is very simple for the...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-05-22/city-limps-toward-sales-tax-collection-
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