Enough is enough; get rid of meth

...the manufacturers of, the sellers of, and the users of meth know that enough is enough - we will no longer tolerate this substance. And to the district attorney, and prosecutors, and judges above all, we need your help to keep these people away from...
Kenai Peninsula goat-sharing program grows in Alaska

...sales."Raw milk is considered by many to be one of nature's most perfect foods, and yet it is one of the most banned substances by the government," Crosby said.There is a pervasive attitude that unpasteurized product is dangerous, Crosby said...
Tiki torch fuel prompts full-fledged hazmat response from firefighters

...firefighters arrived at the combination storage center and apartment complex, they found the fumes, too.Facing an unknown substance, they asked residents to stay inside and suited up in airtight gear.The hazmat crew was mobilized about 4:20 p.m...
Lawmakers plan work on marijuana bills over interim

...discussion of whether it should be on Alaska's list of controlled substances.That was one of several marijuana-related bills introduced...version in March that kept marijuana on the state's controlled substances list.LeDoux said her preference is to remove marijuana from...
Police & Fire for Thursday, April 30, 2015

...At 9:09 a.m. Wednesday, a 16-year-old boy was arrested for fourth-degree misconduct involving a controlled substance in the 3100 block of Riverside Drive. He was taken to Juneau Youth Center.Fire and medical? On Tuesday, Capital City...
Hamilton traded back to Texas after troubled stint with Angels was derailed by cocaine and alcohol addictions in the minors. He didn't play from July 2002 through 2005 because of substance abuse issues that led to multiple suspensions, and he made his major league debut with Cincinnati in 2007, when he had 19...
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Four-time Iditarod winner champions literacy

...on reading success, United Way of Southeast Alaska expects to see graduation rates increase, dropout rates decrease, and substance abuse rates in young people decrease."Successful readers are more likely to be successful students and that makes for a...
Drugs, sex assault among recent indictments

...misconduct involving a controlled substance in the fourth degree for maintaining...and distribute controlled substances.R. Guimmayen is facing...misconduct involving a controlled substance in the second degree for delivering...Misconduct involving controlled substances in the second degree is a...
Marijuana ruling disappoints advocates

...It has been 45 years since Congress passed the Controlled Substances Act," Mueller said, noting "the landscape has changed...the defense motion as an attack on the federal Controlled Substances Act, which created the five-tiered drug classification...
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Legislature prepares to pass the baton on marijuana

...content. Since it's for human consumption, marijuana must be tested for things like salmonella, mold and other harmful substances. Labs also test the levels of terpenes - the compounds that create flavor and smell in pot - and CBD, a secondary component...
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