Lower gas prices means no Social Security increase next year them with their finances."My husband is working just so we can pay our bills," said Mead, a retired land-use administrator. "He's 70 years old, and he's still working in a stone quarry. He's told me a number of times that he thinks he's...
Nation and World
Superintendents wary of small school shutdowns

...Such a situation can be a school administrator's nightmare, and in more than 25...attended a September meeting of school administrators where the resolution was drafted...Parady, the Alaska Council of School Administrators executive director and ASA staff member...
Photos: Roof collapse

...Juneau Rental. Gale Lund, the building manger and clinic administrator for Urgent Care, said the area was vacant when the collapse...Juneau Rental. Gale Lund, the building manger and clinic administrator for Urgent Care, said the area was vacant when the collapse...
Empire Editorial: UA's budget strategy is akin to climate change denial

...Alaska has chosen the latter course.Last week, university administrators presented their fiscal year 2017 budget proposal to the...District.When Juneau schools faced budget cuts, district administrators did not attempt to deny the situation. They presented a...
India clamping down on critics, activist groups

...He submitted a sworn affidavit saying that shortly after the train fire, Modi told a meeting of top police officers and administrators that Muslims needed to be "taught a lesson" and the state's Hindus needed to be allowed to "vent out their anger...
Nation and World
States monitor alcohol offenders with twice-daily tests

...program. "But we are seeing similar results. We are seeing people's lives changed."The program isn't perfect. Administrators and participants at the Sioux Falls testing site acknowledged that some people still drink by calculating how much they...
Nation and World
NY campus teaching 'Yes means yes'

...students were talking about hooking up.Administrators didn't mind. In fact, they'd encouraged...of ATIXA, the Association of Title IX Administrators.St. Bonaventure administrators say the trick is to make the message relevant...
Nation and World
Pugh 'honored' by UAS hall naming

The new freshman dorm at the University of Alaska Southeast was named in honor of one of its favored administrators during a Thursday evening ceremony at the campus.The First Year Residence Hall will now be known as the John R. Pugh Residence...
State | Local
Bethel drafts LGBT anti-discrimination laws

...basis, and what we care about is results and hard work, and being a competent and caring employee."The Bethel city administrator and city attorney are drafting consistent language for the city's municipal code, union agreement and employee handbook...
Kasaan honored for village improvements

...hundred tourists a year through a partnership with Allen Marine Tours - and so far, it's working out well, said tribal administrator Paula Peterson."We're just trying to keep it low key," she said. Tourists on board the two boats Allen Marine brings...


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