Joel Charles

...well as practical jokes such as ""You are my master.""Joel's most interesting jobs were pharmacist, a school bus driver, and a forest firefighter which gave him the option to travel and explore different places. His jokes could change...
Death notice: Betsy Watson Ulery

Betsy Watson UleryBetsy Watson Ulery passed away March 14, 2015. She was 83. Watson was a double decker bus driver in Edenburgh, Scotland and spent 42 years nursing at Children's Hospital and the Baptist Senior Center in Adelaide, Australia...
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Death notice: Joel Wilburt Charles

...2015. Joel was Raven Seagull. He graduated from Hoonah City School in 2001. Joel worked as a Pharmacist, School Bus Driver and a Forest Firefighter with the option to travel and explore different places. His jokes could change a mood around...
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Maintenance is top priority for city fund

...from last year's budget.Watt said although a finalized solution for the Capital Transit System has not been found, bus drivers and Public Works employees have agreed that new transit shelters are needed. Watt recommended about $150,000 for...
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...
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...
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...
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