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Tobacco is target of new antismoking push in Legislature

...hearing was Gerald Timmons of Fairbanks. Timmons is a 74-year-old nonsmoker and former smokejumper who now owns three car washes. He lives in Kelly's district and on Wednesday returned from the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota where he has been undergoing...
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Alaska editorial: Governor's mansion needs a face lift

...another reason to fix the fiscal gap: Alaska should be able to maintain the governor's mansion without bake sales and car washes. First Lady Nancy Murkowski is leading an effort to refurbish the 92-year-old mansion, and good for her. She formed...
Fund-raising for terrorism victims

...thousands of dollars to help recovery efforts and programs helping those in need. Juneau's contributions come from car washes, a shipment of Heritage Coffee, movie showings at the Gross Alaska theaters and other collections and events. In Anchorage...
Youth courts seek regular flow of funds

...relied on a mix of federal grants and support from municipalities, corporations and Native organizations, as well as car washes and other fund-raisers. Staffed by amateur teenage attorneys and judges, the courts handle first-time youthful...
Man charged with stealing from Alaska Marine Conservation Council disappears

...said, Travis Robinson used the nonprofit conservation group's credit cards for a personal spending spree. He bought car washes, TVs, laptops, Starbucks coffee and an aquarium with sea horses. He paid his rent. He bought a $900 Gucci bag plus...
Unhealthy foods support healthy sports at JDHS

...between $900,000 and a million a year," Scandling said. That $900,000 generally is raised by students through car washes, bakes sales and sponsorships. The majority of it pays for coaches' salaries. Soda vending machines contribute another...
Juneau Jumpers to Compete in California

...We've been practicing at least 12 hours a week," coach Johnson said. The trip, he said, is funded by raffle sales, car washes, pie auctions and performances. The team plans to hold a pie auction and their its major performance of the year in...
$1 goes a long way

...Afghans and the war against terrorism. For U.S. youngsters, earning and donating $1 builds on the bake sales, car washes and other fund-raising children have undertaken on their own to raise money for victims and survivors of the Sept...
Crimson Bear girls look to reclaim tourney title Kelly Shea Gallo said her team is excited about the trip and has spent the past nine months raising money through car washes, lollipop sales, candy sales, shoot-a-thons and it will host a youth basketball clinic in January. Her team posted...
The year of mourning and giving: Juneau, 2001

...hate." Baskets circulated at the service brought in $20,303, and thousands more were raised for relief efforts at car washes, can collections and crafts sales. Teen-ager Kerriann Powers contributed almost $6,000 raised selling beaded flag...


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