Troopers to review alleged Sitka police violence

...of a high school student in Sitka.In a widely publicized video, Sitka police are shown using a taser on 18-year-old Franklin Hoogendorn while he was in police custody in September 2014.The review was first reported by KCAW-FM in Sitka and was requested...
Planning commission hears big plans department's concept design for Franklin and Front Streets.Both plans are still...approve the plan by early next year.Franklin and Front Streets Concept DesignMichele...department's concept design for improving Franklin and Front streets. This is the "first...
Gastineau Apartments demo will proceed

...since Nov. 5, 2012, when a towering fire engulfed the building at 127 South Franklin St.While the fire was confined primarily to the building closest to Franklin Street, water damage, squatters and neglect have since rendered all three buildings...
Kindred Post to host Tiny Post Office Concert featuring local hip hop artists

...The event is free and open to the public; donations welcome. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The show begins at 7 p.m.Kindred Post is located at 145 S. Franklin Street. Learn more at or on their Facebook page.
31 kids compete in first fall trap tournament

...junior division, Brice Norton of Juneau got first with 35; Franklin Neidiffer of Petersburg got second with 31, and Maele Allen...with 24, Joseph Rossman of Haines got second with 23, and Franklin Neidiffer of Petersburg got third with 21. For novices, Dawson...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015

...controlled substance in the fourth degree in the 200 block of Franklin Street.Fire and medical? On Friday, Capital City Fire...assisted the probation office with a remand in the 200 block of Franklin Street.Sex crime? At 6:09 p.m. Sunday, JPD investigation...
Police & Fire for Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015

...m. Tuesday, Situk Harry, 36, was cited and released for larceny after stealing $42 worth of alcohol in the 100 block of Franklin Street.Warrant arrest? At 12:22 p.m. Tuesday, Francisco Salgado, 48, and Alejandra Salgado de Teran, 59, were...

...blacks; King denied making such a claim.In 1965, Henry A. Wallace, who had served as vice president during President Franklin D. Roosevelt's third term of office, died in Danbury, Connecticut, at age 77.In 1978, U.S. Rep. Leo J. Ryan...
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...789-0501WORKSHOPS & CLASSESFAME: Writing Workshop with Letters Aloud, 6:30?8 p.m., Monday, Nov. 23, Kindred Post, 145 S Franklin St. Join the Letters Aloud performers as they teach a workshop on letter writing based on their FAME performance of reading...
FBI will take lead in Sitka Taser probe

...first time in a "use of force" situation.This latest case pertains to the September 2014 incident involving 18-year-old Franklin Hoogendorn, a student at Mt. Edgecumbe High School, who was arrested in downtown Sitka for alcohol-related misconduct...


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