Police & Fire for Sunday, April 20, 2014

...occupant was also advised how to burn materials safely.? At 1:38 p.m. Thursday...the occupant was advised how to burn materials safely.? At 3:16 p.m. Thursday...the occupant was advised how to burn materials safely.? At 11:02 p.m. Thursday...
Ready to roll

...Bentley said, pointing to a section of her roller coaster. "But we couldn't get enough speed and we didn't have enough materials."Ashley Mueller pointed out an area where she said the marble kept getting stuck. But when the team showed off their...
Police & Fire for Friday, April 18, 2014

...m. Wednesday, CCFR responded to an open burn complaint on Airport Boulevard. Responsible party was found burning illegal materials without a burn permit outside a commercial operation, too close to a building and without tools or water to extinguish the...
Alaska House names 20 Native languages "official" for state

...2008. An amendment to the bill clarifies that state and local governments will not be required to print official letters or materials in any language other than English.Juneau's newest representative, Alaska Native Sam Kito III, rose in support of the...
State | AK legislature
Tire expert testifies in Kodiak murder trial

...especially for a nail of this size," he said.Rubber around a nail will begin to show wear. This one did not, he said."The material was tightly adhered to the shank of the nail," he said.In a static test, he pressurized the tire to its capacity of 80...
Painting the town

...the final design, said Rachel Parra, Nikiski recreation center director. The Alaska State Council on the Arts funded the materials and the Recreation Center covered the other costs, she said.On painting day, the students' sketches hung above the bustling...
On the Trails: Middens

...often finding such treasures as ceramic shards, broken and discarded tools, cordage and nets, lost ornaments of hard materials, charcoal, even plant and insect remains. These give them a good source of information for interpreting bygone ways of...
Alaska Senate passes $2.2B capital budget

...domestic violence.The budget total was slightly higher than what was reported when the bill left the Senate Finance Committee. Materials provided with the bill at that time weren't completely reflective of updated totalsCapital funding in the package crafted...
State | AK legislature
The cost of travel by sea

...allows marine highway workers and their families free usage of the system.Employees have abused that system by shipping materials or moving vehicles to avoid paying parking fees while working multiple days on the longer ferry trips, Thayer said.He added...
State | Local | AK legislature
40 for 40: Pat Henry

...changed my life and I never told her," he said. "I kept meaning to, but it didn't happen."Henry writes most of his own material, often focusing on political issues. Some of his inspirations include Buddy Tabor (a Folk Fest mainstay since year three...
Local | Art


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