More than just a place to play

...student's attendance up and their attention in the classroom, especially in low-income schools.Lisa Peters, administrative assistant at Riverbend, first said something about the need to make a change five years ago, during a different principal's...
What's out there for the kids?

...agenciesThe Cooperative Extension office has this summer started a new 4-H club - the Chautauqua club, said administrative assistant Susie Wilkie. It's aimed at middle to high schoolers, and is an offshoot of its "Alaska Experience" camp...
Riverbend seeks help to 'grow good'

...removed for safety purposes."Since a lot of different groups use our playground, it's old, it's worn," Administrative Assistant Lisa Peters said. "We've had pieces that have broke and they've been taken out."Peters has been working...
Dancing, rising for revolution

...through drums to express joy and community and to celebrate the fact that we have not been defeated," Wells, an administrative assistant with the Alaska Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, told the crowd. "We rise to show we have...
Become a plant whisperer

...11, 18 and 25. Pre-register by bringing check or cash to the office beginning Monday, Jan. 5. Contact Administrative Assistant Susie Wilkie or Agriculture, Horticulture and 4-H Agent Darren Snyder at 523-3280 with questions. Wilkie...
Homeschool an increasingly popular option for Alaskan students

...originally created to provide schooling to people who lived in communities without public schools. Holly Shier, an administrative assistant with Raven, noted homeschool is on the rise because of individualized choices."Parents have more control...
Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall now 'open for business'

...turned out to benefit Central Council, as it provided an opportunity to upgrade the hall. Cristina Gregory, an administrative assistant at the Andrew Hope Building, is excited about the changes. "The EP Hall will provide citizens of Juneau with...
Auke Bay construction affecting bus service

...have been missed bus transfers and route delays because of construction-related traffic jams, department administrative assistant Denise Guizio said.Capital Transit anticipates continued delays and will notify customers of any changes...
Police follow doo diligence's entryway early May 22 as a goodbye prank before they graduated that weekend. Principal Paula Casperson, administrative assistant Pam Tippits and district maintenance staff cleaned the area before school started, district chief of staff Kristin...
Update: Handgun prompts lockdown at TMHS Thursday

...daughter.The Juneau School District did not immediately return phone calls for comment about the incident. An administrative assistant with the superintendent's office directed inquiries to the Juneau Police Department."I do not have any...


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