Police and Fire blotter for Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015

...the other vehicle. Neither vehicle was identified.? At 6:23 p.m. Thursday, a 30-year-old man reported his 2012 Dodge Charger was struck by another vehicle while it was parked in the 200 block of 7th Street. Less than $5,000 damage was reported...
Troubles blow into town on Taku winds

...and since the most recent storm hit Thursday, everyone seems to have a tale of the trouble they bring. Rosie Ainza dove to dodge a flying piece of fence on Douglas, sustaining minor bodily damage but avoided assault by the debris. Thomas McKenzie found...
Empire Editorial: A striped pig may visit Juneau on Feb. 24 ate the sandwich - again and again it was returned to the restaurant, and again and again the same sandwich was served to dodge the law.Then there was the striped pig.In 1838, Massachusetts passed a law limiting the sale of hard liquor. Under the...
'Boxing coach' dodges assault charge

The former Thunder Mountain High School football coach who faced criminal charges after being caught on video knocking a player unconscious ducked assault charges during a trial held in Oregon last week.
Teens flip sports car

...closed on Tongass Boulevard for about half an hour as police investigated and as the vehicle was cleared from the roadway. The Mustang was totaled, and the parked Dodge truck sustained approximately $4,000 worth of damage, police said.
Annual pigeon dung problem grows across Fairbanks

FAIRBANKS - Twice a year, Marcus Dodge assigns a worker to don disposable coveralls...deposits from a non-native species.Dodge, director of the Fairbanks Parking Authority...landfill."Pigeon crap weighs a ton," Dodge said. "It's not a lot of fun to clean...
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Congress dodges world poverty aid

Last year the world's rich countries promised to do something about the debt burden that entrenches poverty in large parts of the world. Developing countries were asked to present ideas on how they would use the resources freed by debt relief to reduce poverty; creditors said they would find the money to make debt write-offs possible.
Cheney dodges 2012 GOP presidential speculation

WASHINGTON - Former Vice President Dick Cheney is declining to say who's out front in the 2012 Republican presidential sweepstakes, but says he'll be happy to participate in the process.
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Empire editorial: Juneau dodges capital move, confirms leaders new and old

Congratulations to the winners in yesterday's election. Beth Kerttula, Bruce Weyhrauch, Kim Elton and Frank Murkowski won their respective races fair and square. Fran Ulmer, as predicted, won in Juneau and can take pride in the valiant fight she conducted in her quest for the governor's office.


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