Smuggled turtles intercepted at Anchorage airport

...I was desperate when we found those, and I started making phone calls," Fish and Wildlife's Supervisory Wildlife Inspector Chris Andrews said. "And I called the Anchorage Museum and asked if they were sure they could handle them all, and they...
State pot activist Greene in dispute with neighbor

...which includes a bondage and masochism leather boutique.Shaubach said the dispute began when she tried to bring in a fire inspector, whom Greene wouldn't allow into her portion of the building.Because that section wasn't inspected, Greene can't...
Watchdog: Indian schools appear to violate rules

...and oversight of the schools.The Interior Department's inspector general investigation concerned an $800,000-plus contract...a longstanding friendship with PerGroup, according to the inspector general.The report said the two officials "appear to have...
International search and rescue

...Twenty-six people remain unaccounted for.The crew included 35 Indonesians, 13 Filipinos, 11 South Koreans and one Russian inspector, a South Korean official told the Associated Press in a Dec. 1 report. All of the survivors and the remains of the deceased...
Parnell won't pick new Guard leader

...has asked the Department of Defense's inspector general to re-examine the evidence...irregular that the inquiry conducted by the inspector general at her request would reach different...the review by the guard bureau.The inspector general notified Murkowski earlier this...
Empire Editorial: Our need for more icebreakers keeps getting cold shoulder

...will be "unable to accomplish its Arctic missions," says a 2011 report by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's inspector general. The U.S. is the least-prepared of all Arctic nations despite having so much to gain and lose in terms of resources...
Empire Editorial: Legislature has a duty to investigate Guard scandal

...information to go by. Very little information from the FBI, U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command and Department of the Army Inspector General was ever made public. It's amazing, to be honest, how little we knew and for how long.If the Legislature fails...
Parnell speaks on Guard case

...there were no violations of the law." Inspector General investigatesIn June 2013, it...assigned officials with the U.S. Army Inspector General's office to investigate.The...seeing, everything the Air Force and Army Inspector General is seeing, says they look good...
Anchorage brings back restaurant inspections

...of the value of the scoring system is to have it more clear to the public and more clear to the operator, as well as the inspector: 'Do I need to take an action here or not?'" Barrett said.The individual scores will add up to 100. A perfect score...
Jean Thorsteinson

...S. Marshal in Eagle during the Gold Rush Days. Her father worked for Wells Fargo as a Railway Express Agent and Customs Inspector for the White Pass and Yukon Route Railway in Skagway for more than 30 years before retiring to Tenakee Springs. Jean's...


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