Police swear in three new officers

...from Northwestern Michigan College and has worked as a flight instructor. Most recently, he worked five years as a bus driver with Capital Transit.Monday's swearing-in ceremony at JPD's station was the third such ceremony since the summer...
Minimum wage measure could boost bus driver pay

...increase earnings of Alaska school bus drivers.A state law passed in 1989 requires school bus drivers to be paid at least twice the minimum...Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.Bus drivers would not see an immediate increase...
Letter: Capital Transit doesn't count seconds

I have been a bus driver for over 10 years. Since day one, it has been obvious that timing is of the essence in the operation of a safe and efficient...
Transit passengers vent about changes

...transfers easier for passengers. This was one concern bus drivers indicated in their feedback. Delays due to construction...would then affect multiple routes at once, according to bus drivers.The new transfer location would require commuters to...
Death Notice: Leray Francis Clements

Leray Francis Clements passed away Nov. 8. He was 93.Leray worked in Southeast Alaska as a fisherman, bus driver, janitor and computer programmer. He retired from the Alaska Department of Labor in 1975 while married to his wife of more than...
Death Notices
Juneau transportation heads for transformation

...not necessarily used to make changes.Assembly member Maria Gladziszewski asked if he had actually sat down with the bus drivers to ask for their input on the new Capital Transit Plan. Duncan replied that Public Works holds monthly meetings with...
Swimmers honor man by swimming laps

...time he spent hiking at Denali National Park with fellow bus drivers every summer.Even his fellow swimmers knew little about...summers, when he worked at Denali National Park as a bus driver, he rarely missed a day swimming.When the Wappetts...
Transit service prepares for big changes

...Richards.Route travel times were a primary concern for bus drivers in the original transit plan, which was proposed part-time driver schedules. Duncan said all 28 bus drivers will keep their jobs.Assemblyman Kiehl said it is unacceptable...
Pure Sole: 0 - 28 uniforms holding a large sign that read, "We got next."In a home game, the visitors began chanting for the bus driver to go warm up their bus - at half time.I have also coached varsity cross country running, eighth-grade basketball...
Leray Francis Clements

...River. He married Jessie Kilroy and had three children; Lillian, Sharon and Lee. He was Southeast AK fisherman, city bus driver, computer programmer. 1975 he retired to Siletz OR with Martha, his 2nd wife of 30+ years. Was widowed in 1985 losing...


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