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Add medicine cabinet to spring cleaning list with drug take-back day

...unwanted medication from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.The collection effort is part of the U.S. Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Agency's National Take-Back initiative. It promotes the proper disposal of medication to reduce prescription drug...
Juneau turns in record amount of unwanted prescription meds

...lot of people have been waiting for this to come around."The event is a nationwide effort sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Agency to dispose of medication safely and properly. It's held across the country and in Juneau twice a year - once...
Local businesswoman pleads guilty to meth conspiracy

...methamphetamine, a felony.She was arrested Oct. 5 on an arrest warrant after an investigation by the FBI, Drug Enforcement Agency, U.S. Postal Inspection Service, Alaska State Troopers, U.S. Coast Guard Investigative Service and the...
Drug Take-Back Day nets 135 pounds of meds

...the public drinking water."This is the fifth national Take-Back day that the U.S. Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Agency has hosted nationwide. It's held twice a year - once in the spring and once in the fall.According to their...
Salvors refloat federal vessel that sank in Kodiak

...contains a bilge pump that moved water through a port.The vessel was built in 1979 and named the Caroline. The Drug Enforcement Agency seized the boat in the late 1990s. The DEA used the boat for about a decade as an undercover vessel.The DEA...
Northwest Digest Authorities seized 62 meth labs in Alaska in 2004, but the number fell to 45 the following year, federal Drug Enforcement Agency officer Harvey Goehring said. The amount of meth seized statewide more than tripled during the same period...
Man wins hearing in pot bust appeal

...manufacturing a controlled substance. At issue is whether Drug Enforcement Agency officers provided Ridgway with paperwork specifically...said federal public defender Sue Ellen Tatter. Drug Enforcement Agency agent Cary Freeman testified at Ridgway's preliminary...
25 arrested, 44 indicted in big drug bust

...Thirty-two others were arrested previously in California, New York, Missouri, Utah and Illinois, said federal Drug Enforcement Agency Special Agent Zoran Yankovich. Another 38 defendants have been charged in Kansas City with conspiracy to distribute...
Man killed in shootout at Homer airport

...was putting children in harm's way is of great concern for us," said Tom Kelly, a spokesman for the federal Drug Enforcement Agency's Minnesota district. The injured boy was hospitalized, but his condition was not immediately available...
Drug ring leader convicted in Anchorage

...Lancaster, and used private shippers to mail packages to various addresses in Anchorage. On March 13, 2007, Drug Enforcement Agency agents seized a package after being notified by the shipper in California that it contained six kilograms of cocaine...


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