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7 years for botched suicide attempt that injured girlfriend Gunshot victim dismayed, thinks sentence is excessive

...50-year-old Skagway man was sentenced Tuesday to serve seven years in prison for accidentally shooting and seriously injuring his girlfriend during a suicide attempt last year.Juneau Superior Court Judge Philip Pallenberg also ordered Carl Timothy Forester's...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-30/7-years-botched-suicide-attempt-injured
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Judge OKs record-setting $2B sale of Clippers

...April when a recording surfaced of Sterling scolding his young girlfriend for bringing black men to Clippers games.The NBA moved quickly...Magic Johnson, who had been photographed with Sterling's girlfriend, as a bad role model for kids because he had HIV. Sterling...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-29/judge-oks-record-setting-2b-sale-clipp
Sports
A Haunted House 2

Now Playing Synopsis: Mischievous spirits plague Malcolm (Marlon Wayans), his new girlfriend and her two kids after they move into their gorgeous dream house. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Marlon Wayans, Jaime Pressly, Gabriel Iglesias, Dave Sheridan, Essence Atkins, Ashley Rickards, Affion Crockett Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Cabin Fever: Patient Zero

Opens Friday, Aug 1, 2014 Synopsis: A group of adventurous young friends on a trip to the Caribbean decide to explore a secluded island, where they unleash a highly contagious, flesh-eating virus after swimming in contaminated water, and exploring a research facility that houses a terrifying secret. Somewhere on an uncharted island deep in the Caribbean, the doctors at a secluded research lab have managed to quarantine Porter (Sean Astin), the first person to be infected by an aggressive flesh-eating virus. Meanwhile, not too far away, Marcus (Mitch Ryan) is preparing to get married when his brother Josh (Brando Eaton), Josh's girlfriend Penny (Jillian Murray), and their best friend Dobbs (Ryan Donowho) lure him onto a luxury yacht to celebrate his last night of freedom. Upon arriving at a picturesque island that isn't on the maps, Josh and Penny stay on the beach to do a little snorkeling while Marcus and Dobbs set up the campsite. Returning to the tent in a panic after spotting scores of dead fish in the water, Penny breaks out in a rash that Josh credits to some bad local ganja. Later, when Josh also shows signs of infection, Marcus and Dobbs venture out for help and break into the darkened research facility, which appears to have been the scene of a bloody struggle. Their worst fears are realized when they discover that they have stumbled upon the site of a deadly outbreak, and that the egomaniacal doctor (Currie Graham) in charge is determined to take credit for curing the disease -- even if it means that no one gets off the island alive. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Ryan Donowho, Brando Eaton, Jillian Murray, Mitch Ryan Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Convicted murderer gets 40 years

...charged with first-and second-degree murder in connection to Perry's death 12 years later because another one of his girlfriends died in a nearly identical fashion, causing the Yakutat case to be re-opened. Lorraine Kay Morin, 45, was fatally shot...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-20/convicted-murderer-gets-40-years
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Police calls for Monday, July 21, 2014

...listed in this report is presumed innocent.Domestic dispute? At 11:59 a.m. Sunday, a 23-year-old male kicked his girlfriend of two years in the back, knocking the wind out of her and causing pain, in the 6500 block of Glacier Highway. He was transported...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-21/police-calls-monday-july-21-2014
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Removing the marks of a troubled past

...said.Using tattoo "rigs" made from sharpened instruments and working with makeshift ink, he tattooed weeping clowns and girlfriends' names on the skin of other prisoners, but he refused to draw gang affiliations. Cover-up jobs were one of the most...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-22/removing-marks-troubled-past
State
The prom they always wanted

...Hills Hotel, the specialness of staying out all night - with parental permission - culminating in breakfast with all my girlfriends and their boyfriends, where a friend's Mom made us a big breakfast at 3 a.m.," Longworth said.She went with her...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-20/prom-they-always-wanted
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Sports Briefs

...winning Wimbledon, Novak Djokovic has married his pregnant fiancee in a private ceremony in Montenegro.Djokovic and longtime girlfriend Jelena Ristic were wed Thursday in an upscale resort on the Adriatic coast.Local media say the ceremony was attended by...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-11/sports-briefs
Sports
Police & Fire for Tuesday, July 15, 2014

...36-year-old man was arrested for domestic violence criminal mischief and assault for hurting his 30-year-old ex-girlfriend. He was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center and held without bail.Driving without a valid license? At 7:58 a...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-15/police-fire-tuesday-july-15-2014
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