Alaska is beating drunk driving

...passed a bill awarding highway funding to states with anti-drunk driving efforts."That started with MADD," explained Cynthia Franklin, executive director of the Alaska Alcoholic Beverage Control Board and Anchorage's former municipal prosecutor...
Ballot measure oversight leaves villages unable to prohibit pot sales

...Incorporated cities and boroughs that want to forbid marijuana stores can do so, but villages can't."It's upsetting," said Cynthia Franklin, executive director of the Marijuana Control Board. "The upsetting part of this is that established villages will...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, July 1, 2015

...that was cancelled en route.Fishing violations? On Sunday, Alaska Wildlife Troopers Juneau Post contacted 53-year-old Cynthia Adams, of Haines, captain and permit holder on the F/V Lady Hawke, after observing her operating a drift gillnet in the...
Nickerson, Fritz to wed

Kathryn Nickerson and Evan Fritz will wed May 2016.The bride is the daughter of Neil and Cynthia Nickerson of Juneau.The groom is the son of William and Catherine Fritz of Juneau. Evan and Kathryn are high school sweethearts...
Juneau school board approves charter school through 2026

...year's contract, concerns were expressed by some involved. Parent group president Ryan Stanley and facilitating teacher Cynthia McFeeters addressed concerns about the school's discipline plan, which was perceived to lack structure, by rewriting a...
High court ruling against gay marriage would produce 'chaos'

...clerks in counties other than Los Angeles and Alameda to adhere to Proposition 8," Schaerr said.Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman, a Republican, said she supports same-sex marriage, but believes voters need to remove the marriage ban from the...
Video calls bike gang arrests into question

...right to assemble peacefully."We really don't want police to go in anytime we don't like a gathering of people," said Cynthia Alkon, an associate professor of criminal law and dispute resolution at Texas A&M University.Police have to know of a...
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My Turn: Attacking Public Defenders for doing their job is a disservice to all

...indigent criminal defendants. Their work helps assure that our criminal justice system avoids the temptation to paint every crime with the same brush.? Cynthia Strout is president of the Alaska Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Jane Virginia Efshen

...survived by her twin sister Judy Marshall and her older sister Beverly Chidester. The other survivors are Beverly's children: Cynthia Grissom, Cathy Chidester, Candice Lloyd, and Terrance Chidester; and Judy's children: Dirk Marshall, Amber Mashall...
Marijuana board bill advances in Legislature

...Alaska. Documents filed with the committee estimate creating a marijuana regulation system will cost almost $1.6 million.Cynthia Franklin, director of the state's Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, would also be director of the new marijuana board...
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