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Juneau Fast Break Basketball Camp has a variety of options

...fundamental basketball instruction appropriate for all ages and ability. George Houston leads a cast that includes Ben Kriegmont, Guy Tompkins, Steve Potter, Brice Searles, Bob Saviers, Vince Yadao, Jim Carson and Alex Fagerstrom.Former...
Life without limits

...because basketball isn't her sport. JDHS boys basketball head coach Robert Caperson and Gastineau Elementary teacher Ben Kriegmont were happy to lend a hand."Watching all the volunteers come together and enjoying this experience - they come from...
Top stars to help at Fast Break camp

...Best Passer, Best Defense, Most Improved, and things like that."Instructors will include George Houston, Ben Kriegmont, Guy Tompkins, Steve Potter, Bob Saviers, Vince Yadao, Jim Carson and Alex Fagerstrom, as well as college athletes...
Teachers ratify contract giving them raises

...minutes in the Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium Thursday before streaming into the commons to vote. JEA President Ben Kriegmont said the contract passed. The union doesn't publicize the details of its votes. The district announced the tentative...
Teachers make pitch to School Board

...tonight is just to present our side of things, and show you what we're asking for is reasonable and doable," said Ben Kriegmont, president of the Juneau Education Association, the roughly 350-member union for teachers, counselors, librarians...
JSD, union reach impasse in contract negotiations

...according to a release from the district.The impasse was reached Saturday, the release states.JEA President Ben Kriegmont said the main sticking points have been salary, changes to the work schedule and length of the agreement. He said...
Local artist teaches Native crafts to students

...grade students on Monday after working on many projects with students. Beasley is working with Shgen George's, Ben Kriegmont's, Rocky Eddy's, Mitch Haygood's, Monika Haygood's and Rebecca Watts' classes. They started out making...
Launching Lessons

...from robotics to rocket building. On Thursday afternoon, Hawker, dressed in a blue astronaut's jump suit, gave Ben Kriegmont's fourth-grade class three lofty goals: learn about rocketry, build a rocket, launch a rocket. "They're...
JEA upset with contract proposal

...around negotiations for us is to keep our members' contract, keeping up with the inflation," said JEA President Ben Kriegmont. "We've asked for a pay increase, we've asked for assistance in health care costs. That's really what our...
JSD, JEA come to agreement

...time for our teacher's on the bargaining team, and for the school district's administrators," JEA President Ben Kriegmont wrote in an email. "Hopefully we'll be able to come to a resolution more quickly, more easily, this upcoming...


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