Albino robin shows up at raptor center

...bird was found. The bird was quiet when first brought to JRC, but after it made its first sounds, it was determined to be a juvenile albino robin.The story of the bird was shared on the JRC's website, which hosts the stories of several other bird rescues...
Final teen sentenced for rock throwing

...since he was facing additional charges in an unrelated case.)Cheatham later tried to get his case transferred down to the juvenile justice system to allow him to serve the jail time in a youth facility rather than adult prison. Menendez refused to do so...
Summer books roundup

...who heads to Alaska after being given an unwelcome choice between fishing with his uncle in Ketchikan, or spending time in a juvenile facility. Author John Pappenheimer is a former reporter who arrived in Ketchikan in 1970, and now lives in Washington state...
Empire Editorial: Old enough to know better, do better

...afternoon chucking rocks at passing cars on Mendenhall Loop Road. The teen's attorney argued the case should be sent to juvenile court since Jared Cheatham was 17 when he was arrested.Juneau Superior Court Judge Louis Menendez made the right call by...
On the Trails: Ralston Island

...strolled around, we saw no signs of red squirrels or porcupines, which presumably would have a hard time getting out there. Juvenile ravens were loudly making their wants known as they tried to follow their harried parents through the trees. Songbirds still...
The fresh face of juvenile justice

...committee, including JYC staff, Division of Juvenile Justice, the Department of Health and...the division's mission.Division of Juvenile Justice, Department of Health and Social...Center is a program of the Division of Juvenile Justice, Department of Health and Social...
Adult crime, adult punishment

...serve a year in prison, rather than the juvenile facility his lawyer and parents requested...have his case transferred down to the juvenile justice system, but agreed with prosecutors...treatment options available through the juvenile system due to Cheatham's advanced age...
Removing the marks of a troubled past

...been shot and killed in an encounter with Anchorage police. Raised in Southern California, Sawyer had been in and out of juvenile facilities and jail since he was 14.After running from charges in California, he'd ended up in Alaska. Here, he got...
Police blotter for Sunday, June 22, 2014

...boy was arrested for drunken driving in the 11400 block of Auke Bay Harbor Road. The juvenile provided a breath sample revealing a BrAC of .192%. The juvenile was released to his father.? At 1:04 a.m. Friday, Marwood Harris was arrested...
Police blotter for Monday, June 23, 2014

...indecent exposure in the 100 block of Franklin Street.Missing person? At 7:58 p.m. Friday, JPD received a report of a juvenile who ran away from the Cornerstone facility in the 9200 block of Hurlock Avenue. Investigation continues.Theft? At 2...


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