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Fire sprinkler codes reverts to 2006 version due to complexity of 2009 version

...instead of 2009 standards being used. City Manager Rod Swope admitted that the code is overly-complex and confusing for plan examiners, building inspectors, contractors and designers. He said it also has created problems for their building code officials...
Police & Fire: Friday, Aug. 12, 2011

...traveling with family members who found her in her bed on the cruise. There were no signs of foul play and the State Medical Examiners Office did not request an autopsy.Domestic violence? At 12:23 p.m. Tuesday, a 35-year-old man was served with...
Mom pushing dead boy in swing charged with manslaughter

...Ji'Aire Donnell Lee.Authorities say Lee died of dehydration and low body temperature while he was in the swing. Medical examiners ruled the death a homicide.At Monday's arraignment, Simms objected when prosecutors declared her a danger and a flight...
Nation and World
UAS program eyes nat'l accreditation

...national accreditation program. Five examiners from the National Council for Accreditation...York professor who chaired the board of examiners, said in a telephone interview only...Before leaving campus Oct. 13, the examiners told UAS staffers that the school met...
FBI hair analysis problems reveal limits of forensics

...seminars to hundreds of state-level examiners. But critics say the technique lacks...cases dating before 2000 in which FBI examiners provided evidence. But the number of...account cases involving FBI-trained state examiners.Still, no one knows how many defendants...
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As Legislature enters the second half, here's a one-sentence guide to all 212 bills on its agenda

...Game to open an antlerless moose season at a regional board meeting. SB69Expands the authority of the Board of Chiropractic Examiners to cover interns, teachers and assistants. SB70Allows the construction of the big natural gas pipeline through a handful...
State | AK legislature
New chief medical examiner named

...who worked as an assistant Alaska medical examiner has been named the state's chief medical examiner.Gary Zientek has worked for the Alaska...judge had said Zientek's role as a medical examiner in a 2008 autopsy impeded prosecutors...
Searching for a murderer, motive

...An autopsy should be able to help establish the time of death, Campbell said. Both bodies have been sent to the medical examiner's office in Anchorage for an autopsy. Preliminary results should be available to law enforcement fairly quickly.Based...
The 28th Alaska Legislature in plain English

...until at least 2022.HB 239EXTEND BOARD OF EXAMINERS IN OPTOMETRYThe Optometry Board of Examiners will be around until at least 2022.HB 240EXTEND...CHIROPRACTIC EXAMINERSThe Chiropractic Board of Examiners will be around until at least 2022.HB 241EXTEND...
Human remains found by firefighters in Sterling

...Hopefully the person was reported missing, otherwise we will have a mystery on our hands."Troopers notified the State Medical Examiners Office of the discovery, but the remains have not yet arrived at the SME office in Anchorage, said state public health information...


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