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Vehicle Strikes Whittier Police Officer Directing Traffic

WHITTIER (CBSLA.com) — A Whittier police officer was struck by a vehicle Friday while he was standing in the street directing traffic, California Highway Patrol reported. 84 more words

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In This Small Alaskan Town Everyone Lives under the Same Roof

In This Small Alaskan Town Everyone Lives under the Same Roof

Most of the 200-odd residents of the Alaskan town of Whittier all live in the same 14-story condominium – Begich Towers – located on the edge of town.

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Killer, Rapist In Woman's 1981 Slaying Sentenced To 24 Years In Prison

NORWALK (CBSLA.com) — A man linked by DNA to the killing of a 21-year-old woman who was sexually assaulted and strangled more than three decades ago has been sentenced to 24 years in state prison. 150 more words

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Whittier, the one building town

There was once a town where every inhabitant lives, works and goes to school in the same building … or rather there is, today, here. 287 more words

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Roger Metzler, Whittier, CA man with dementia goes missing during routine walk

WHITTIER >> Police are seeking a 72-year-old Whittier who suffers from Alzheimer’s and other medical problems man who went missing Friday during his usual walk on the Greenway Trail. 27 more words

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Finding Home

Well, it’s official. I made it to The Last Frontier and have called it my new home. My first day in Alaska this summer was spent in the small fishing town of Whittier and it is this town where I stepped off the ferry. 144 more words