...lecturers who are a part of the series are on par with large cities, such as New York and Los Angeles. One of the benefits of...gathering (rather than the auditoriums of large metropolitan cities) gives attendants to the lectures the opportunity to converse...
Controversial KSM mine gets key permits

...involvement on the issue. A group of Southeast Alaska representatives flew to Washington, D.C. in the spring to do so. Some cities and boroughs are joining in as well; Dave Jack, Wrangell's mayor, sent a letter Sept. 22 to Alaska's Congressional delegation...
Oregon cities mull local pot tax before its legal

ASHLAND, Ore. - At least 20 cities and counties around Oregon are racing...already broken ranks with other Oregon cities and taxed restaurant meals and drinks...on pot sales, he got calls from other cities interested in doing it."It may be up...
If pot bill passes, former prosecutor will be the boss

...ABC board. If state officials don't act before the nine-month deadline, regulatory responsibility devolves to Alaska's cities and boroughs, an act that would create a patchwork of marijuana laws across the state. "I think that everyone is generally...
State | Local
Letter: Abandon Juneau road alternative 2B

...slide prevention and clean up will cost $5 million per year in addition to the initial construction costs. In a time when our cities and schools are suffering from a lack of funds, this plan is a frivolous luxury. It is just plain wrong. Not only is the...
Homeschool an increasingly popular option for Alaskan students

...square mile. The statistics show it is possible that many do not live close to a public school.And for those close to larger cities, like Juneau, homeschooling is a valuable option for people who want to personalize education with religious beliefs, cultural...
Today in History

...ago: The Unification Church held the largest mass wedding in a decade, with some 40,000 people participating in dozens of cities around the world. NASCAR founder Bill France Sr. headlined the five inductees into the first Hall of Fame class; Richard...
My Turn: 10 things they won't tell you about the Marijuana ballot measure

...brain tells you everything is okay.5. Ballot Measure 2 discriminates against rural Alaska. Supporters like to point out that cities will be able to ban retail sale of marijuana. Not in rural Alaska. Small villages and other unincorporated areas in Alaska...
Fairbanks among costliest cities to raise a child

ANCHORAGE - Alaska cities are projected to be among the most expensive...ranked 10th out of nearly 300 U.S. cities in a recent study.Middle-income Fairbanks...for the cost of living in 288 indexed cities. The USDA also factors in inflation...
Pure Sole: Intramural or intermural

Intramural ? involving only students at the same school.Intermural ? involving two or more schools or cities.Tonight the philosophy of middle school activities in the Capital City will be discussed by the Activities Advisory Committee.Discussed...


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