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What others say: Alaska needs legislation, not lawsuits, on Medicaid expansion

...against Gov. Bill Walker.There are few words to express our disappointment.As the state cuts vital services like public safety and education to save money, Alaska's lawmakers are imitating the snake that bites itself.The ultimate cost of...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-08-25/what-others-say-alaska-needs-legi
Opinion
Mlynarik appointed to Marijuana Control Board

...Police Chief Peter Mlynarik has been appointed to the public safety position on the Marijuana Control Board, according...enforcement, will be expected to weigh in on potential public safety issues surrounding this new marijuana industry. "I...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-01/mlynarik-appointed-to-marijuana-cont
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Voices of Alaska: Time for a peace treaty between Alaska and its Tribes

...the nation. The Alaska state public safety and justice systems - as far as...clearly broken. Time and again this public safety and justice crisis has been the...funding and training for rural public safety, law enforcement, victim's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-07-30/voices-of-alaska-time-for-a-peace
Opinion
Tribal protective orders given equal enforcement

...protective orders related to domestic violence not issued by the state. The opinion came at the request of Commissioner of Public Safety Gary Folger to clear up confusion between state and federal law.Alaska statute states that law enforcement officers...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-03/tribal-protective-orders-given-equal
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Please, take driving safety tips to heart

...behavior - preparing for possible weather conditions, and driving appropriately for the road you're on.In the past, public safety officials have said the way to change driver attitudes is through enforcement or education, or a combination of the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-08-01/please-take-driving-safety-tips-t
Opinion
Heroin use on the rise; impacts felt on Kenai Peninsula

...there were 99 heroin-related charges and arrests made by the state, according to the 2008 Alaska Department of Public Safety SDEU Drug Report. In 2014, there were 209. "No one's immune from substance use," said Shari Conner, intake...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-18-0
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Peak dipnet weekend keeps law enforcement busy

...mischief and misconduct involving a controlled substance in Soldotna over the weekend.Peters said the Department of Public Safety tries to accommodate for popular events or busy weekends the best it can, but that troopers are normally thin on the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-20/peak-dipnet-weekend-keeps-law-enforc
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Schools on safety watch for second day

...enforcement's investigation into the alleged unidentified public safety concern, said school district spokesperson Pegge Erkeneff...following a call by State Troopers about an alleged public safety concern targeting local schools, but no one school...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-29/central-schools-put-on-safety-watch
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Work still to be done on marijuana regulations

...appointed to the Marijuana Control Board by Gov. Bill Walker. Mlynarik, a longtime state trooper, will represent public safety concerns on the body developing marijuana regulations.The board met Thursday in Fairbanks, and, according to the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-07-04/work-still-to-be-done-on-marijuan
Opinion
Driver ejected, killed in Sterling Highway wreck

...were notified of the crash at approximately 4:12 p.m. and responded. According to an email from Department of Public Safety Public Information Officer Megan Peters, the driver of the vehicle was partially ejected, and was confirmed dead...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-17/driver-ejected-killed-in-sterling-hi
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