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Private prison, gas line bills re-emerge

JUNEAU (AP) -- A private prison bill and a railroad bond bill...Committee on Monday introduced the private prison bill and the bill authorizing...agreed that reintroducing the private prison bill would be productive. The...
House passes private prison bill

...clearing the way for a 1,000-bed private prison in Whittier passed the House on...bring prisoners from an Arizona private prison back to Alaska, and it will boost...process. This is the fourth time a private prison proposal has come up and the third...
Letters to the Editor

Private prison best hope for new economic development in area The shoe has dropped. The oil companies will not build a gas pipeline to tidewater...
Two Alaskans charged with escape acquitted

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- Two Alaskans charged with escaping from a private prison in Arizona have been acquitted by an Arizona jury. They are among roughly 850 Alaskans housed at the Central Arizona Detention...
Prison, Peace Corps bills among the dead at session's end

JUNEAU (AP) -- A private prison won't be going up in Whittier, and Peace Corps volunteers...that should not become law,'' Grussendorf said. The Whittier private prison bill was one of the two measures favored by Anchorage oil field...
Delta council members face recall

...and perhaps scuttle plans for a private prison on the base, currently scheduled...of Delta. The group supports a private prison on the base property. The application...battle with Allvest Inc., a private prison firm that held a contract with...
Letters to the Editor

...promoting their publicly funded private prison project, have finally deemed...of our borough revenues to the private prison promoters, holding public delay our progress. Now the private prison proponents are claiming to promote...
Borough assembly chooses Brown's replacement

...000-bed medium-security private prison project. Describing himself feasibility study for the private prison project currently being explored...operation of the state's first private prison. Borough Finance Director Jeff...
Ninilchik man found dead in Colorado prison

...30 a.m. An autopsy was done, and a determination of cause of death is awaiting toxicology reports. Hudson is a private prison run by GEO Group of Boca Raton, Fla., a company that purchased Cornell Companies. The Alaska Department of Corrections...
Borough Assembly

...effort made by the prior administration to build a private prison within the borough, I was the lone vote against the...brought forward the initial resolution to place the private prison issue on the ballot. My stand was ultimately validated...


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