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'Rare escape' leads to security review of Kenai youth facility

...according to the affidavit.Two juvenile detention center guards were taken to Central Peninsula Hospital for serious injuries after they were attacked by several of the boys. One of the inmates placed a guard in a "choke hold and strangled...
Helmets have become commonplace on the slopes

...head injury on the slopes by 30 to 50 percent, but the decrease in head injuries is generally limited to the less serious injuries. The NSAA further notes that there has been no significant reduction in fatalities over the past decade, even as...
Injured musher won't race in the Iditarod this year

...suffered badly bruised legs. Her dogs fared better. Local mushers and volunteers found all 14 of her dogs without serious injuries. Hendrickson on Tuesday night arrived home from her job with the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation...
Soldotna man arrested on domestic assault

...Thursday, troopers responded to the report of an assault at a residence off the Kenai Spur Highway. A woman with serious injuries to her face and hip told police her husband, Charles Brady, 47, pushed her down a hallway on Oct. 10 and assaulted...
The rules of the roundabout The administration lists roundabouts as one of the most effective intersections for reducing fatalities and serious injuries, according to their website. In addition, roundabouts are proven to be safer for pedestrians and drivers, said...
Man wounded by Troopers on Sterling Highway

...officer's commands and was shot. He was taken to an Anchorage hospital for treatment of what were described as serious injuries.No troopers were hurt.Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters said she didn't have any additional details.
Text message helps searchers locate lost hiker

...and Lam was able to climb in. He had a few scratches from bushwhacking through the trees but did not have any serious injuries that required medical attention, troopers said. Lam was safely transferred to the Juneau International Airport...

...Cruelty is defined as the intentional, willful and malicious infliction of physical abuse that causes prolonged pain, serious injury or death of an animal.The bill already passed the Senate last month. The House will vote on the bill Tuesday.
Tyonek fire nears full containment team held a community meeting in Tyonek Tuesday to inform the residents of the fire suppression activities. No serious injuries have occurred from the wildfire. Turley said residents have been informed that standing trees weakened by the fire...
Grateful community serves firefighters

...thank them in such a way. With nearly 200,000 acres burned and not a single loss of a primary home and not one serious injury, he said the suppression efforts could not have gone any better.Residents brought in desserts like a cake with...


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