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School board approves budget amid uncertainty

...operating fund educational activities.This transfer was assumed in the budget the board voted on.School Board Member Brian Holst said he was concerned that transferring the funds could send the impression that the school does not need full funding...
Juneau's future, seen in sepia

...the underlying ambition has been realized."The current plan is rooted in what can be done from where we are now," Brian Holst, executive director of the Juneau Economic Development Council, said last week. "The best opportunities for growth...
Crab shell socks: Coming soon to a retailer near you

...based on unique Alaskan advantages beyond oil reserves," he said.Juneau Economic Development executive director Brian Holst said Alaska has maintained a firm stance against farmed fish and has profited from the idea of fresh, wild Alaskan...
For school district budget, it's a game of wait and see

...concern about each of these cuts in particular. "I think we should build this budget from ground up," board member Brian Holst suggested. "I think there's room for something like activities."He also expressed concern about the reduction...
Region V basketball tournament awards

...Saxophone - Kiri Roof-KTN, Michael Boose-SIT, Maria Giesbrecht-PSG.Bari Sax - Lindsey Jobbins-HNS.Trumpet - Brian Holst-JDHS, Darryl Wear-KTN, Kathleen Chaudhary-KTN, Connor Mickel-KTN, Neil Little-HNS, Casey Bradford-HNS...
City ponders Housing First funding sources

...Juneau Economic Development Plan, which includes major housing plans, was approved last month. JEDC Executive Director Brian Holst wrote in a letter to the manager's office that he did not support the depletion of the JEDC revolving loan fund for...
Innovation Summit opens today

...businesses and entrepreneurs to talk about innovation and the JEDC's "industry cluster initiative," executive director Brian Holst told the Empire in previous report. The cluster initiative begins at 8:30 a.m. and is one of the key focuses of...
Summit brings global minds

...entrepreneurs to talk about innovation and the organization's industry cluster initiative, said JEDC Executive Director Brian Holst. The cluster initiative is one of the key focuses of the summit, though Holst said there will be something there for...
Electrifying eco-tourism

...Presentations will be at 3:45 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28 and at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29.JEDC Executive Director Brian Holst said in a Jan. 16 interview there will be something for everyone at the summit, including Varness' "water-powered...
Freshmen dropped from PE option

...I defend the paper. I agree some kids can't write a 750-word paper and that's a shame."School Board member Brian Holst asked Wagner if she had ever had a student fail the physical education class because they hadn't been able to meet...


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