Refine Search

'Boxing coach' dodges assault charge

...District and led to his son reacting violently. As of two months ago, Jacob Weir was being held at Anchorage's McLaughlin Youth Center.Wahl said the video clip didn't show the first round of their bout."It was light horse play," Wahl said...
Lawmakers consider stricter regs for under-21 strip clubs

...years, BobbyLee Castoe says one year of stripping for a living was worse than multiple years in and out of the McLaughlin Youth Center, a juvenile jail. "Basically you feel like a dog," she said. "You do tricks." She hated hanging from...
Wallington House aims to stop repeat crimes by sex offenders

...Wallington House, juvenile sex offenders are treated in residential programs at Kenai Community Care Center and the McLaughlin Youth Center in Anchorage. Kenai Community Care Center is a nonprofit facility, with five different ``homes'' including...
Who's at Miller House?

...Richard Engleman, residential services coordinator. ``They may be male or female. Some are referrals from McLaughlin Youth Center (a locked residence in Anchorage) or Fairbanks,'' Engleman said. The numbers fall out like this: Fifty-five...
2 juveniles arrested after Anchorage assault

...charged with felony assault following an early morning attack in west Anchorage. Police said the two were taken to McLaughlin Youth Center following the incident, which occurred just before 5 a.m. Tuesday. Police said the victim, 55-year-old...
Anchorage boy arrested in sex assault at school

...counts of first-degree sexual assault and two counts of second-degree sexual assault and is being held at the McLaughlin Youth Center. His name was not released because he is a juvenile. Police said the boy was talking to the freshman girl after...
Police and Fire

...30 p.m. Monday, a boy, 17, was arrested for second-degree theft from Big Kmart. He was lodged at the McLaughlin Youth Center in Anchorage. About 5:15 p.m. Monday, a man, 18, reported the theft of several pieces of stereo equipment...
High court rules state is not liable

...Richard Sandsness, who was killed by 17-year-old Darrel Whitaker seven weeks after Whitaker was released from McLaughlin Youth Center. If caseworkers had to worry about getting sued for releasing a problem youth as part of a treatment plan, no...
Teen arrested in series of school break-ins Anchorage schools. Anchorage police say the teen, who was not named because of his age, was booked into McLaughlin Youth Center Friday. Nearly 40 computers and other equipment were stolen in five burglaries at elementary and high schools...
Regional News
Counselor pleads guilty to selling drugs

...distributing a controlled substance. Mason was accused of selling crack to an FBI informant four times in 2008 near the McLaughlin Youth Center, where he was responsible for supervising juveniles. Officials said they had no indication Mason sold drugs...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback