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Alaska liquor board job posting raises eyebrows

...state is seeking a replacement for retired board director Shirley Cote, a former Soldotna police chief and Anchorage police captain appointed by then-Gov. Sarah Palin in 2008.The board's chairman, Bob Klein, is a member of the state liquor...
Anchorage School District spending $6M on security"After the December 2012 Sandy Hook killings, the Anchorage district hired Gardner Cobb - a former Anchorage police captain and school security head - to lead a review of security procedures.The review team found that Anchorage schools...
Towering over Juneau, crane operator returns home to visit dad

...sidewalk," he said, adding, "Well, for me it is."The few visitors he's had up at the top, including his police captain nephew, haven't been so fearless."I watched him get off the ladder and go to his hands and knees to crawl over...
Ex-police captain unopposed in District 2

...approaching, Danner declared she had decided against running for reelection.Jerry Nankervis, who retired as Juneau police captain last year, announced his intention to run for Danner's seat the same day she announced her retirement from the...
Two more candidates jump in for school board

...year to five. The top three vote-getters will be elected to seats on the board.Jerry Nankervis, the retired police captain running for Assemblymember Ruth Danner's open District 2 seat on the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly, is the...
Massive manhunt on for ex-cop accused of killing 3

...statements, began after he was linked to a weekend killing in which one of the victims was the daughter of a former police captain who had represented him during the disciplinary hearing. Authorities believe Dorner opened fire early Thursday on...
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IOC, IAAF look at bright side of new doping cases

...athletes and physical trainer Christopher Xuereb of Canada were searched and drugs and supplements were seized, Udine police captain Antonio Pisapia told The Associated Press.Pisapia said it was unclear if the substances were illegal, and that...
City's candidate filing period starts today in October two weeks ago, when Assembly member Ruth Danner announced she would not seek a second term.Retired police captain Jerry Nankervis declared himself a candidate for Danner's seat the same day. He has also filed his letter of intent...
Judge: Mental health issues must be addressed by Sept. 28 in cop case

...anyone who came near his house. He also threatened "to hunt down and kill" the police chief and assistant chief, a police captain and an investigator who tied to negotiate with him by phone throughout the standoff, according to an affidavit...
Retiring police captain faced lumberjacks and politicians

Retiring Juneau Police Department Capt. Jerry Nankervis found out early in his career it is better to talk to a 300-pound lumberjack than try to wrestle one.


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