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Borough must open eyes to animal abuse, neglect

...there at 30 below. What people do not get is when there is animal abuse and neglect it goes hand in hand with drug/alcohol abuse domestic violence, child abuse and or neglect. Where you find one issue you're bound to find another. Turning...
Micciche, Treider face off for Senate District O issue, we must also face our higher-than-acceptable negative demographics associated with suicide, drug and alcohol abuse, domestic violence and sexual assault and accidental death," he wrote. Whether SB21 can solve the all of the problems...
What others say: Conversation about alcohol abuse, DUI issues overdue

...have done so themselves - more than one in 10 Alaskans have been convicted of driving under the influence. The reason alcohol abuse and DUI persist as widespread societal problems - beyond the physiological mechanism of addiction - is that they're...
What others say: Alaska needs rational liquor laws

...small businesses. Distilleries shouldn't be held to a different standard than the state's wineries and breweries.Alcohol abuse is a valid concern in Alaska, but our distilleries aren't mass-producing $8 bottles of R&R whiskey. They're...
Concern raised with direction of regulatory board

...inappropriate.Cote wrote that while the departments of health and public safety are spending millions of dollars to fight alcohol abuse through prevention, education and enforcement, the commerce department "is essentially working hard to promote it...
Study: Area healthier, living well, but cancer care needed

...with a mental health diagnosis. "Mental health and substance abuse findings for adults suggest that depression and alcohol abuse are somewhat prevalent," the study reported. "However, the findings for youth suggest that interventions to address...
Sinking and unseen

...say, 'Oh, look, they're homeless.' They're just part of our community that are overlooked." Children flee alcohol abuse at home and have no where else to go. Adults get sick and cannot afford the medical bills. Families living paycheck...
Change in blood alcohol limits will have other costs

...must say it is hard to see justice served in .03 doses. At what cost will this change affect the real problems with alcohol abuse? If you think our courts are clogged and burdened with today's load what will a 15, 20, 25 percent increase of...
Teen assault stuns community

...prevention project looked at how adult alcohol abuse can cause adverse childhood experiences...drinking, which causes adult alcohol abuse, and so on, perpetuating a cycle...filled in and identify the issue of alcohol abuse and the cycle it creates; variables...
Movie review: 'Flight' crashes after takeoff

...and trippy soliloquies from cancer patients. Zemeckis obviously wants to tell a cautionary tale about the dangers of alcohol abuse, but, being Zemeckis, he can't resist a zany character and a great soundtrack. The result is possibly the most...
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