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Mother: Kenai boy missing from Anchorage detention facility

...had escaped from the McLaughlin Youth Center in Anchorage and that the event...mother said he escaped from the youth center on Friday is juvenile and a warrant...Sargent, escaped from the McLaughlin Youth Center along with another detainee at...
Missing Kenai boy found in Anchorage

...has been found. Tyler Sargent has been missing for nearly a week after he and another boy escaped from the McLaughlin Youth Center on Oct. 23. His mother, Crystal Locke, said she was told the two boys escaped by pushing a section of the fence...
Marijuana board amends regs, sets $5K fee

...likely thwart. The board also changed zoning to allow cannabis businesses within 500 feet of schools, recreation, and youth centers. This is closer than the federal Drug Free Zone standard of 1,000 feet, but farther than the 200 feet demarcation...
Karen E. Rogers

...Supervisor of Juvenile Probation for the Kenai Peninsula for years. Karen was instrumental in the establishment of the Kenai Youth Center. She served on the Kenai Care Center Board and the Kenai Youth Court Board where her commitment and expertise were...
Schools around Alaska receive threatening calls

...Borough School District was called Monday, prompting a campus lockdown. Students were later bused a couple blocks to a youth center, where parents picked them up. A school in the Anchorage School District also was called Monday but there was no lockdown...
'Rare escape' leads to security review of Kenai youth facility

...see a group of this size plot to assault two guards and escape. In 1987, seven juveniles escaped from the Johnson Youth Center in Juneau, but no guard was injured in that case, she said."This is a rare event," Forrest said. "To have a...
Campaigning in Alaska has a distinct feel

...too; he planned to spend the waning days before the primary driving to communities in a recreational vehicle. At a youth center in Juneau last week, Sullivan told a crowd of about 100 supporters, "In terms of Republicans, we are the ones with...
Juneau E-cigarette users face new but familiar rule

...meeting. It puts into writing what some city institutions - including the Juneau School District and the Zach Gordon Youth Center - had already decided to do: put restrictions on a relatively new product that hasn't been addressed through legislation...
Native Youth Olympics kick off Peninsula Winter Games

...competitors. "They're competing against themselves, trying to better themselves," said Kenaitze Indian Tribe Yaghanen Youth Center programs director Michael Bernard. As Bernard spoke about the games during a recent practice, his older students spent...
Church Briefs

...Sunday of every month, seventh- through 12th-graders are invited to hang out at the Peninsula Grace Brethren Church youth center from 6 to 8 p.m. to showcase their talent from singing to beatboxing and poetry, or simply to hang out and enjoy...


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