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At LCCC, prison riot starts with a phone

...can get rich," Alec said. Phone numbersIn September, the Alaska Department of Corrections debuted a new inmate telephone system operated by a Texas-based firm called Securus.The new system allows inmates to call cellphone numbers - which...
Northwest Digest

...picked on them and teachers they didn't like. Police say the boys planned to knock out the school's power and telephone systems, giving them time for the slayings, then escape from the town of 1,600 about 14 miles southeast of Fairbanks...
Boys charged in anthrax hoax

...false report and harassment in connection with an anthrax hoax last week. Police said the boys used a three-way telephone system and randomly called four Anchorage residents whose addresses were listed in the phone book. The boys told the hoax...
A hill with a history

...Juneau and Douglas Telephone Co., located his business on the hill's summit. Webster started the first commercial telephone system in Alaska. His underwater cable system hooking telephone access between Juneau and Douglas was the first of its...
Skagway long-distance, cell phone service down

...manager of Alaska Power & Telephone. Skagway residents also still have access to Internet, DSL and satellite telephone systems. The Alascom long-distance system began experiencing intermittent outages over the weekend and went completely...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...which is like a self-contained city that runs 24-7, with its sewer, water, electrical generators, heating and telephone systems. By late afternoon, the day-shift miners are heading topside after 10 hours in the hole. After showering off...
Juneau Empire Story Archive THE JUNEAU EMPIRE The Empire's Word of Mouth column is not available today due to technical problems with the telephone system used to collect comments. We expect the column to return Thursday. People who called Word of Mouth from Tuesday...
This Day in History

...In 2006, AT&T Inc. announced it was buying BellSouth Corp., a big step toward resurrecting the old Ma Bell telephone system. "Crash" won the Best Picture Academy Award in an upset over "Brokeback Mountain"; Philip Seymour Hoffman won...
This Day in History

...Castro became premier of Cuba after the overthrow of Fulgencio Batista. In 1968, the nation's first 911 emergency telephone system was inaugurated, in Haleyville, Ala. In 1996, 11 people were killed in a fiery collision between an Amtrak passenger...
This Day in History

...Camel Newsreel Theatre," which consisted of Fox Movietone newsreels. In 1968, the nation's first 911 emergency telephone system was inaugurated, in Haleyville, Ala. In 1999, testimony began in the Jasper, Texas, trial of John William King...


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