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Prison inmates get on track

...Running Free Alaska program at Hiland Mountain Correctional Center can be told...Tisha Negus, 34, has been at Hiland Mountain for four years on drug charges...Peninsula facility before moving to Hiland Mountain late last year."It was really...
Hearing addresses string of Alaska inmate deaths

...jail to improve access to round-the-clock medical care.In April, 24-year-old Amanda Kernak died at the Hiland Mountain Correctional Center, Alaska's only prison for women. Schmidt said Hiland has medical staff on call only 18 hours...
Transitional housing for women to open in mid-March's yourself," Nelson said.She was released from Hiland Mountain Correctional Center in Eagle River in 2008 and relocated...Correctional Center, Ketchikan Correctional Center and Hiland Mountain Correctional Center. All women leaving the system...
Woman charged after flight diverts to Anchorage

...Tuesday with interference of flight crew and members, the Anchorage Daily News reported.She was being held at the Hiland Mountain Correctional Center for women on Tuesday. Her Anchorage-based attorney didn't immediately return a call for comment...
Kenai prison program is for inmates and dogs

...minimum-security section. Their days consist of caring for and reinforcement training of the animals.Modeled after Hiland Mountain Correctional Center's Special Pet Obedience Training Program, aka SPOT, it's significantly scaled back. Hiland's...
John Marvin Jr. has prior felony conviction for sex crime

...unavailable, but were provided to the Empire on Friday via microfiche.According to a discharge summary written by the Hiland Mountain & Meadow Creek Correctional Facility in Eagle River, Hoonah police received a report from a social worker on April...
Christian group wins grant to help rescued prostitutes

...Alaska, a non-denominational Christian organization in Eagle River, already provides support and counseling for Hiland Mountain Correctional Center's female inmates who have been prostitutes or sexually abused. But a new facility would provide...
Mother gets 175 years in sons' execution deaths

...terms will run partly concurrently for a total of 175 years. At her sentencing, Lord wore the yellow garb of the Hiland Mountain Correctional Center where she has been held in a unit for the mentally ill. She was still and mostly silent during...
Two accused in murder-for-hire plot plead innocent

...targets of the plot, according to court papers. Flowers was sent to Cook Inlet Pre-Trial Facility and Khamsomphou to Hiland Mountain Correctional Center. Both are being held without bail. Separate trials are scheduled for May 13. Court papers said...
State and local briefs

...with possessing cocaine and marijuana, assaulting a police officer and evidence tampering. She is being held at Hiland Mountain Correctional Center in Eagle River in lieu of $32,000 cash bail and a third-party custodian. When authorities...


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