Report: Big problems in DOC

...recidivism," the report states. "Inmates released directly from solitary confinement ... are particularly at risk of poor adjustment."Walker has named Walt Monegan to serve as interim director of the Department of Corrections to replace Taylor.Lt. Kris...
My Turn: Juneau's economy is stable, but tied to state's fiscal crisis

...options to draw upon: the Constitutional Budget Reserves, Permanent Fund endowment, capping Permanent Fund Dividend checks, adjustments to production tax credits, an income tax - all we lack is the political will to make tough decisions in an election year...
State asked researchers wrong question

...they would not recommend a single teacher salary schedule. Instead they recommended the information about salary and tenure adjustments based on the differential analysis being shared with districts for personal review. The researchers also stressed "we cannot...
JDHS skates into the win column

...gave up two goals and didn't create the opportunities we wanted. At the intermission we regrouped, made some tactical adjustments and were able to gain control of the game and the tempo and started to really put pressure on the Kenai defense."JDHS...
Wary teams make tweaks ahead of shorter shot clock

...quicker."Teams with experienced guards like Koenig, and Wichita State's Fred VanVleet and Ron Baker, may have easier adjustments. That veteran backcourt helped Wichita State finish fourth-best nationally in limiting turnovers last year."We'll...
Keystone off the table, but pipeline fight builds

...have been mindful of objections as they consider thousands of miles of routes. Along the way they've offered hundreds of adjustments - including burrowing into a Virginia mountain to sidestep the habitat of a threatened salamander.But opponents are unmoved...
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Crimson Bears skate on Yukon territory

...not just when our competition is fierce."Adams said the varsity team responded well to the games."We started making adjustments and overall we would do the trip again in a heartbeat if we could," Adams said. "It is only going to bring out the best...
LeBron drops 23, rips jersey in Cavs win

...look from Williams."They put the ball in his hands and let him make plays," Anthony said of James. "You got to make adjustments to that."James, who earlier this week became the youngest player in league history to reach 25,000 points, had an...
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Gov't: No benefit hike for Social Security next year

...times have come since 2010.The annual cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA, by law is based on a government measure of inflation...COLA has been that big only once.The cost-of-living adjustment is based on the Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners...
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Lower gas prices means no Social Security increase next year

...blame low gas prices.By law, the annual cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA, is based on a government measure of inflation...exploring all options."By law, the cost-of-living adjustment is based on the Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners...
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