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State Museums Collections Advisory Committee to meet

The Museum Collections Advisory Committee will meet by teleconference on Dec. 12 to discuss acquisitions for the permanent collection of the Alaska State Museums. The...
Icebreaker Tournament feels the cold

...such as orchestra, band and Lego League can still fundraise and travel. WILL TRAVEL BAN LAST?The Activities Advisory Committee, a community advisory board, presented a middle school activities philosophy to the Juneau School District in...
JSD may remove offending books

...meeting on Nov. 13 - was much calmer and more measured than during the first discussion at the Native Education Advisory Committee, though still emotional. "My fear (is) of my daughter receiving inaccurate information from people who are...
Treadwell comment period skates to a close

...spoke his mind at the last public forum on the management structure of the Treadwell Ice Arena. Chris Myrtle, an advisory committee member for Juneau Parks and Recreation, spoke on his own behalf as an avid user of the ice rink."I'm trying...
My Turn: What the TAC isn't talking about

The final recommendations of the Tongass Advisory Committee were beginning to coalesce at this last week's meeting in Sitka. But while the TAC has found a lot to talk about in its five...
Report on tribal youth and violence urges action

...funding and other measures to combat the problem.The report released Tuesday by a U.S. Department of Justice advisory committee reflects information gathered at public hearings across the country in 2013 and 2014."We discovered something...
City seeks applicants for council positions

...commissions. A variety of positions are available, ranging from the Animal Hearing Board to the Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee.Empowered boards such as those at Bartlett Regional Hospital and Eaglecrest Ski Area involve a lengthier interview...
Study: Tongass transition stalled

...among other topics. The conference will take place at 4 p.m. in KTOO's @360 studio downtown. The Tongass Advisory Committee, a group of stakeholders which advises the Forest Service on a future for the Tongass, is meeting this week in Sitka...
USDA: 'We're serious about a transition'

...transition to young growth. Bonnie is visiting Southeast Alaska from Washington, D.C., to attend the Tongass Advisory Committee meeting taking place in Sitka this week."We're serious about a transition," Bonnie said. "We've got a...
School Board audit clean

...portion of the meeting, parent Josh Keaton and teacher Mike Heiman spoke against the board dissolving its citizen advisory committee, a group that in years past offered budgeting recommendations to the board."I highly encourage the board to...


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