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Crisis team sent to village after trio of suicides

...professionals from different Alaska organizations responding en masse to the cluster of suicides."We so need the help," village Mayor Joseph Bell said by telephone Friday.In Hooper Bay, 530 miles west of Anchorage, everybody knows everybody and...
Alaska Briefs

...went damp in spring 1986. "My brother got shot and killed" by a drunken man during that five-month experiment, village Mayor Carl Otten told the Anchorage Daily News. "I'm just hoping the voters make the right choice." Fairbanks pays...
State Briefs

...shooting of Stebbins mayor ANCHORAGE - Two Stebbins teen-agers have been arrested in the weekend shooting of the village mayor, Robert Ferris. Richard Martin, 16, and a 14-year-old boy were arrested Sunday and were being held at Nome...
State sets $340K fine for campaign violation

...Opponents say it would go too far and limit the ability of many Alaskans to have a voice in campaigns. They say even a village mayor would be barred from traveling to Juneau to lobby. The state attorney general's office says the proposal would prevent...
Stryker soldiers get battlefield, cultural training

...where the captain was trying to establish friendly relations in the village of Al Dukar. The captain had found the village mayor, a role-player who was born in Iraq and hired by the military for the training center, to be lukewarm toward the...
Village mayor charged with bootlegging

ANCHORAGE - The mayor of the village of Shaktoolik is accused of trying to smuggle a dozen bottles of liquor into the dry village of Golovin.
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Sewer project unearths ancient graves 8/12/97

...reburial of the remains. Still undecided is whether or not the artifacts should also be reburied or remain in the village. Mayor Barr is actively searching for funding for a more extensive excavation. ``We've been told this spit was a...


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