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Detective: 'Hero' cop sought hit-man to cover up thefts

...duty, subjecting his community to an expensive and fruitless manhunt, he apparently sought a hit man to kill a village administrator he feared would expose him as a thief, a detective told The Associated Press on Thursday.Det. Chris Covelli...
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'Hero' officer staged suicide, embezzled from youth program

...checking account, im pretty well f(asterisk)(asterisk)(asterisk)ed," the officer wrote in May."This village administrator hates me and explorer program," he wrote in June. "This situation right here would give her the means to CRUCIFY...
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Postal Service brings gifts to town after fire

...have been trying to take up the slack. But St. Michael is running low on some items. Virginia Washington, the village administrator, said late last week that the Salvation Army had sent some clothing to St. Michael and that there were plans...
Can Alaska afford its frontier?

...evacuations or supplies disagree. "If there's a medical emergency, you basically just have to wait for daylight," village administrator Terry Huffman said. "The state has refused to put lights on (the old) runway. They say it's just too dangerous...
Sudden appearance of orange goo mystifies remote Inupiat Eskimo village in Northwest Alaska

...a semi-solid feel to it, was man-made or a petroleum product. That leaves algae as the best guess, said village administrator Janet Mitchell. The concern is if it's somehow harmful. What will it do to fish, which villagers will soon...
Seven villages could lose power

...Department spokeswoman Jennifer Payne said Chevak qualifies for programs that would significantly cut its costs, but village administrators have not completed the necessary paperwork to receive the discounts. "In Chevak's case, they applied for...
Dwindling numbers close school in Lime Village

...month. The health clinic closed years ago. Lime Village has just 11 residents, says Ursula Graham, its new village administrator, who splits her time between California and the village. Students and their families have gone off to Stony...
Senators: Effects of climate change demands new response paradigm

...along Alaska's storm-lashed coast. Only Newtok has begun to move to a site nine miles to the south, but village administrator Stanley Tom said lack of funding is a critical problem in the relocation effort. Villagers, however, are doing...
Corrections of the four finalist candidates for Juneau city manager. The missing candidate is David Johnston, former village administrator of Rantoul, Ill. A story that ran in Monday's Empire about Thunder Mountain High School's totem pole reported...
City manager search down to three, again

...Assembly chambers for anyone interested in meeting the candidates. The three finalists are David Johnston, former village administrator of Rantoul, Ill.; Dick Kline, a former city administrator for Vernonia, Ore.; and Bonnie Therrien, the...


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