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Accumulated Fragments: Histories entwined: A ship, her origins and her adventures

...Department of Treasury took over via the Collector of Customs. In 1879 the Navy was given jurisdiction over the Department.Captain Beardslee was transferred to the post of Commander of the Pacific Squadron to later become a Commodore. His replacement...
Ordinance on parking tickets raises questions

...they can get to court if they're so motivated."Assemblymember Jerry Nankervis, a retired Juneau Police Department captain, said he has some questions about the proposed ordinance as well."All of my questions are regarding the necessity...
Retired officers dig deep for justice

...these cases and pursue it." Current CCU members include retired trooper Jim Gallen, retired Anchorage Police Department Captain William "Bill" Gifford, and retired trooper James Stogsdill. There is currently one position on the CCU open...
JPD looking for those responsible for threatening note

...Monday afternoon."I'm looking for any sort of input from the community regarding this incident," Juneau Police Department Captain of Operations Ed Mercer said in an interview Tuesday.The incident resulted in closing down Douglas Highway for...
Zen owner aquitted in sexual assault case the restaurant and supervised by the alleged victim. "There isn't a procedure, per say," Juneau Police Department Captain Jerry Vankervis said about the conduct of the interview. "The preferred method, in a perfect world, is to always...
Police find pot at JDHS, make one arrest

...with marijuana in school Wednesday afternoon, and one of them was arrested, according to police.Juneau Police Department Captain of Operations Ed Mercer confirmed Thursday the school notified police a little after 1 p.m. that three students...
Just 40 miles from Nome, stuck in the snow

...When we get called on situations like this, it's a needle in a haystack," said Jim West Jr., a Nome fire department captain and search and rescue coordinator.For Vial, the cold was worse than the hunger, he said. Still he scoured the...
State House wants more pro-business alcohol regulation

...the industry, and concluded they were correct. ABC Board Director Shirley Gifford, a retired Anchorage Police Department captain and Soldotna police chief, opposed moving the board from Public Safety, saying it would hamper the agency's...
Alcohol industry gets more 'collaborative' regulator

...and was divided on HB 125.The board's executive director, Shirley Gifford, is a retired Anchorage Police Department captain of detectives and Soldotna chief of police. Its investigators are law enforcement officers and carry guns.The bill...
Today is last day for municipal candidates to file

...District 1 seat.Meanwhile, Sanford has the mayoral race to himself and Jerry Nankervis, a former Juneau Police Department captain, is the sole certified candidate for Danner's District 2 seat.Three candidates have filed for school board...


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