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...intrusion did not prevent state employees from providing service to the public, he said. Palmer residents speak out on prison PALMER - A group of Palmer residents hijacked the agenda of a City Council meeting to speak out against a proposal to build...
Former DOT worker pleads guilty to theft

PALMER - A Palmer man pleaded guilty to stealing diesel fuel from state tanks, but will spend no time in prison.
Mat-Su assembly upholds prison sewer contract

PALMER - At a special meeting Tuesday the Mat-Su Borough Assembly decided to uphold the contract for building the water and sewer system at the new Goose Creek prison.
Regional News
Woman gets 20 years for daughter's death

PALMER - A Wasilla woman who was passed out when her child suffocated has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
Design competition for prison narrowed

PALMER - The Matanuska-Susitna Borough and the Alaska Department of Corrections selected three companies to compete for a design-build contract for the new state prison.
Alaska firm chosen to design, build prison

PALMER - An Alaska firm has won the contract to build and design a $220 million state prison.


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