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Prison worker who helped killers escape gets up to 7 years

...reporters that "she once again is making excuses." He called her apology an insult to the searchers and victims.State Inspector General Catherine Leahy Scott, whose office is investigating the escape, said her report on that probe will show...
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New York prison worker pleads guilty in escape of 2 killers

...facilitation, a misdemeanor- "in the interest of justice."The deal requires Mitchell to cooperate with a probe by the state inspector general.Authorities said Joyce Mitchell smuggled the tools into the prison by hiding them in frozen meat she placed...
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Regulators propose changes to state's food safety program

...periodically, using a checklist similar to those used by state inspectors. They'd look at food temperatures, cleanliness...can ensure food safety on a daily basis, whereas a state inspector only stops in occasionally, he said. But to be most...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...almost all of these programs . . . it's always better to deal with a state entity,'' Donegan said. ``State inspectors have a lot of experience dealing with the facilities we have.'' Subcommittees in the Senate will be closing out...
Alaska Digest

...are beheaded, eviscerated and frozen. Oliver was hired on as plant manager by the financial backer, Strategica. State inspectors dispatched to Ekuk over the course of that summer inspected more than 1 million pounds of fish. They determined...
Alaska Digest

...restaurants, stores and other food-serving establishments in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough were reviewed by state inspectors last year. That was an improvement over 2004. Two years ago, fewer than one in 10 were inspected. "Consumers...
BP settles oil spill containment violations

ANCHORAGE - An oil field review starting with a state inspector questioning the size of spill containment facilities on Alaska's North Slope has resulted in a hefty civil payment for a subsidiary...
EPA suspects Chevron knew of violation

...its Clean Air Act permit at Trading Bay since shutting down its vapor control unit two years earlier. In 2009, a state inspector visited Granite Point and asked a Chevron operator how its vapors were recovered. The operator said the vapor control...
Huna Totem defends controversial election

...its attorney, Richard Jameson of Anchorage. Huna Totem attorney Douglas said his firm consulted Steve Pearson, state inspector for elections, regarding the quorum issue. ``In Pearson's opinion, with the proxies filed, there was a quorum...
Groups say they will sue cruise lines

ANCHORAGE - Two Alaska groups say cruise ships are denying state inspectors access to pollution control equipment and personnel, and they intend to sue offending companies. Responsible Cruising in Alaska...


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