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DOC Goose Creek Barber School

<p<cutting for success one head at a time, check out this story on Goose Creek Correctional's Barber School that's teaching inmates skills and giving them hands on training to become licensed professionals when they get out.

It’s one of many amazing programs that lowers recidivism in Alaska.

Two recent graduates who were released had some of the highest scores ever on the State of Alaska exam and now work at two barber shops in Anchorage.