Historic Resources Advisory Committee Meeting rescheduled

The Historic Resources Advisory Committee meeting for Wednesday, Oct. 1 has been cancelled. The next meeting will be Wednesday, Oct. 8 at 5:00 p.m. in the City Museum (114 W. 4thst). For more information, contact Laura Boyceat 586-0753
My Turn: Chamber CEO, Empire misrepresent circumstances of minimum wage debate

...chamber CEO Cathie Roemmich, and would have been clear to the reporter had she contacted...on Sept. 25. Roemmich told him she had been out of town and "might have seen your...increase in the minimum wage is proposed - been amply rebutted by empirical studies looking...
Crimson Bears, Falcons shunned in state polls

Well, this is awkward.Both Juneau football teams, and all Southeast Conference squads, have been left off the Alaska Sports Broadcasters Network Football Poll for Week 8.Weekend action saw Juneau-Douglas High School dispatch...
Officials confirm first Ebola case diagnosed in US the U.S. to visit family and has been hospitalized since the weekend.State...Twelve other people in the U.S. have been tested for Ebola since July 27, according...while volunteering in West Africa have been treated in special isolation facilities...
My Turn: Empire's attack on SEACC

...surrounding the Juneau road is less biased than its editorial.I have been a member of SEACC since moving to Juneau from Fairbanks in 1984...much less environmental impact, an alternative that should have been considered in the initial environmental impact statement, and...
After months of talks, new rules for cell towers

...since its inception that gives him pause; he said there have been six amendments made to the ordinance since it was first brought...I'm objecting to the passage of this ordinance because it has been developed in part in violation of the Open Meetings Act, and...
Arson suspects avoid trial, take plea deals

...difficult. I shutter to think how many court hearings there have been on this case in two-plus years."He added that the resolution...have previously declined interviews with the Empire. They have been out of custody on bail for the past two years.? Contact reporter...
Parnell's office denies National Guard records

...among other reasons the legal rights of privacy for victims.Ruaro says his office has not had the staff necessary to quickly deal with a rash of requests.The letter notes a significant amount of information has already been made public.
Murkowski firmly supports Sullivan in Senate race

...Native leader Byron Mallott, who was involved in efforts supporting Murkowski's write-in bid.Murkowski said she has not been asked to endorse anyone in the governor's race."I don't know," she said when asked if she will endorse anyone.
Help Wanted: Football Team

...screens, spread options, talented linebackers, talented rushers and we are fun to watch."I am hoping we get somebody. I have been praying all morning. We will do whatever we can to get somebody here."Juneau Empire Sports note:Due to injuries and grades...


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