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  1. Former soldier awaits sentencing in daughter's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | Alaska Star

    ... which minimum sentencing standard to apply to the case. Ard, currently incarcerated at Hiland Mountain Correctional Center, has been free for most of the last four years. Following Ard's upcoming change of plea, Judge Kevin Saxby would schedule a ...

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  2. Carnegie Hall's Lullaby Project Reaches Mothers Through Songwriting Workshops Across the CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Institute of Music (PA); El Buen Pastor (NC); Flint School of Performing Arts (MI); Hiland Mountain Correctional Center (AK); Leeward Community College (HI); The Music Settlement (OH); Old Town School of Folk Music (IL); Palaver Strings (MA); ...

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  3. Suzette Welton reacts to Judge Milton Souter's comments about her...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Suzette Welton talks about her case and 2002 conviction on Sept. 29, 2016, at Hiland Mountain Correctional Center.

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  4. Unjustly imprisoned for 30 years, Donna Armey can't get Alaska's courts to listenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... year after Webb's daughter, serving a sentence for a drug conviction, shared her cell at Hiland Mountain Correctional Center. Armey had been a promising young woman, never in trouble, when she was convicted of first degree murder in 1987. "I could ...

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  5. Army soldier charged in newborn's 2013 death plans to plead guilty to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... on Monday, the court set a date for Brown to enter her plea on June 26. She was taken to Hiland Mountain Correctional Center and will remain there until her sentencing. Over the course of three years, attorneys on both sides have filed motions and ...

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  6. State DOC offers new way to treat opioid addictionsRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... other drugs and stops people from getting high. The pilot program launched recently at Hiland Mountain Correctional Center, where Sadie Douglas has been serving her sentence for the past two years. "I got here, and I was completely hopeless. I ...

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  7. Can a 'miracle shot' called Vivitrol break the prison-heroin cycle in Alaska?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... she was released from prison. Probation violations and other crimes led her back to Hiland Mountain Correctional Center, where she sat in yellow inmate clothing last week. "The second I got to Anchorage, I ran to a friend and wanted to get high," ...

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  8. 's St. Lawrence String Quartet brings Beethoven to the San Francisco County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Stanford

    ... is not the first time they have performed for prisoners. In 2008, the SLSQ played at the Hiland Mountain Correctional Center near Anchorage, Alaska, for a group of female inmates as part of a program called Arts on the Edge . More recently, the ...

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  9. Correctional center orchestra plays for the prosRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | APRN

    ... adaptations of Kanye West. One of their most recent stops was in the orchestra room at Hiland Mountain Correctional Center, a women's prison located in Eagle River. The facility started its own orchestra more than a decade ago. Members of the Hiland ...

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  10. Prison, mentoring lead to new lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | SFGate

    ... Slaughter used connections with Mainland prisons to help Jami get into a faith wing at Hiland Mountain Correctional Center . The chaplain in the faith wing got her to transformational living community in Hiland. Because most prisoners serve their ...

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  11. Prison, Mentoring Lead to New LifeRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2017 | US News & World Report

    ... Slaughter used connections with Mainland prisons to help Jami get into a faith wing at Hiland Mountain Correctional Center. The chaplain in the faith wing got her to transformational living community in Hiland. Because most prisoners serve their ...

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  12. Court overturns Linehan convictionRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Court, re-try it or set free Linehan, who has spent the years since her conviction at Hiland Mountain Correctional Center in Eagle River. Deputy Attorney General Rick Svobodny said Friday morning he had not yet read the 55-page opinion and would ...

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  13. Murder defendant, 22, dies in Alaska DOC custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    A 22-year-old woman accused of killing her infant daughter is the first in-custody death for the Alaska Department of Corrections for 2017. Nina Amigale Alexie was found unresponsive in her cell at Hiland Mountain Correctional Center at 3:29 p.m. on Friday by on-duty correctional officers.

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  14. Two Southeast musicians recognized by Musical Americaa s 30 Innovators in Classical MusicRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    ... and homeless shelters; he gives annual performances with the women's orchestra of the Hiland Mountain Correctional Center. Juneau Jazz & Classics new Artistic Director, William Ransom has been recognized by Musical America's 30 Innovators in ...

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  15. Sutton prison closure ends state's 'best' faith-based treatment programRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... program offered male prisoners in Alaska. A companion program for women continues at Hiland Mountain Correctional Center. TLC for men lost its house when Palmer - an unusual campus with a scattering of small houses in a minimum-security area - ...

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  16. Anchorage woman charged with abuse of adopted kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... disturbed children whom many people couldn't handle, Butler said. James is being held at Hiland Mountain Correctional Center on $100,000 bail. Under a court order, she can't have contact with her children or any minors under 16. The mistreatment ...

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  17. Anchorage airport police officer, corrections officer lose certificationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... concerns. He submitted his resignation on a Thursday, and then on the following Monday Hiland Mountain Correctional Center Superintendent Gloria Johnson called him and told him to show up for an "investigatory meeting," he said. Dingman said a ...

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  18. Hiland Mountain Lullaby Project hopes to change narratives around women in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Hiland Mountain Correctional Center inmate Falesha Taylor holds her daughters Ziara Arnold and Liliana Nguyen close as she performs her lullaby at the prison in Eagle River on Saturday. Taylor's lullaby, "Together Again," was one she wrote herself, and she wasn't just singing for her daughters in attendance.

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  19. Lullaby Project connects mothers to children through prison wallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Women at Hiland Mountain Correctional Center listen to the songs they wrote together for their children. A mother singing lullabies to a young child is an image that resonates with most people, but for some incarcerated women, even a simple song to lull her little one to sleep can prove problematic.

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  20. a Lullaby Projecta connects mothers to kids through prison wallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | APRN

    ... kids is called the Lullaby Project. Professional musicians work with inmates at the Hiland Mountain Correctional Center in Eagle River to write songs for the inmate's children then the musicians record them onto a CD. When the program began about ...

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