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Former school nurse pleads guilty to tampering

...service, a fine of $1,500 and no jail time.According to a Soldotna Police affidavit, a parent contacted Sgt. Duane Kant on April 17, 2013 about a forged signature on his child's immunization exemption form. A police investigation involving...
Fairbanks man arrested after disturbances all over Soldotna

...pickup when police received a 911 call about the disturbance at the residence on Yupik Road at 9:52 p.m. As Sgts. Duane Kant and Stace Escott were responding, they encountered the truck on Mount Redoubt Avenue, where they attempted to make...
Armed threat made at CPH

...felonies. According to a police dispatch, the 32-year-old victim from Soldotna "supposedly" owed Luton money.Sgt. Duane Kant said Luton brought the knife into the hospital in his pocket, and no one was injured during the altercation. He said...
Man wanted for possessing 50 pounds of marijuana

...driven over a curb and sidewalk near the Kobuk Street and Wilson Lane intersection. While making the traffic stop, Sgt. Duane Kant smelled fresh marijuana from the 2001 Toyota pickup. Girves denied having any marijuana in the vehicle and refused to...
Drivers pose possible danger to pedestrians near KMS

...approaching. "Dress them in light colored clothing, maybe even in reflective gear," he said. Soldotna Police Sgt. Duane Kant said officers often patrol school areas in Soldotna and crosswalks would be included in those patrols.Although Soldotna...
LeeShore Radiothon Fundraiser Successful

...Radiothon guest speakers: Governor Sean Parnell, Lt. Dave Ross (KPD), Capt. Andrew Greenstreet (AST), Sgt. Duane Kant (SPD), Tina Herford (United Way) and Ann Strongheart. Thanks also to our on-air host Peter Micciche, KSRM General...
Police seek two male assailants

...folding knife about 4 inches long with a brown, plastic handle; silver ends and "Alaska" printed on the handle. Sgt. Duane Kant said if residents spot either of the men, report their location to the Kenai or Soldotna Police Department business...
Woman accused of stealing more than $53,000

...up to 10 years in jail and a $100,000 fine. "We were contacted by the Soldotna Chamber of Commerce," said Sgt. Duane Kant of the Soldotna Police Department. "(The chamber) identified her as the suspect." According to the court charging...
Man Tasered at mall

...Taser to subdue a mentally unstable man at the Peninsula Center Mall in Soldotna Monday morning. Soldotna police Sgt. Duane Kant said the man, identified as a 46-year-old Anchorage resident, was acting aggressively toward the police officers...
Fraud investigation finds pot grow

...a 31-plant marijuana grow. "It's kind of like throwing a rock into a pond," Soldotna Police Department Sgt. Duane Kant said. "We have the original arrest, and the investigation gets wider and wider." Late last month, SPD arrested...


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