Juneau Chamber of Commerce presents Lifetime Achievement and Citizen of the Year awards

During Night on Bourbon Street on Oct. 16, the Juneau Chamber of Commerce presented Bruce Denton the Citizen of the Year Award and George Reifenstein the Lifetime Achievement Award.Denton has worked on the Glory Hole board and Housing...
My Turn: Recent appointment of Loretta Bullard

...the most important of which is to nominate persons to the governor for appointment to the bench. The council is composed of citizen-volunteers (three non-attorneys appointed by the governor and confirmed by the legislature, three attorneys elected by...
Letter: A former page's perspective

...enter. Alaskans have enjoyed the benefits of a relatively citizen-friendly tax structure for many years. The lack of state-level...crossroads. Though taxes are an unappealing proposition to both citizens and legislators alike, cutting vital services to the bone...
My Turn: Somewhere between Reefer Madness and the Nirvana Network

...Penalties.? Public Safety: Police. Troopers. Emergency Medical Services. Fire Department. Driving. Flying. Boating. Citizen Safety.? Fiduciary: Banking. Cash. Taxation. Revenues.? Regulation: Ordinances. Licensure. Registration. Zoning...
Man gets 25 years for near-fatal stabbing her bedroom and called 911, and Williams eventually left. Police arrested him two days later, March 30, 2014, when a citizen tipped off police that a person matching the suspect's description was pacing in front of his home on the beach. Williams...
Army captain awarded Medal of Honor

...are on. I am not the lead singer from Korn," Obama joked.Born in Poissy, France, Groberg became a naturalized U.S. citizen in 2001, the same year he graduated from high school in Maryland. He also competed in track and cross country at the University...
Nation and World
Wary governors halt, question plan to accept Syrian refugees

...I will not stand complicit to a policy that places the citizens of Alabama in harm's way." Bentley's news release said...placement. Ducey says national leaders must react to protect its citizens.ARKANSAS (0)Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson says he opposes...
Nation and World

...attacks in January to block and prevent citizens from leaving for the war zone, the pace...coordinated assaults in January, French citizens have become both the leading killers...French officials estimate about 520 citizens are currently with extremists in Iraq...
Nation and World
Afghanistan finds only 36 percent view country positively

...Foundation has been conducting annual surveys in Afghanistan for over 10 years. For this year's survey, it polled 9,586 Afghan citizens across 34 provinces, both men and women."Over half of the population thinks that Afghanistan is moving in the wrong direction...
Nation and World
Connie Boochever Fellows include Hagen of Haines and Frankenstein of Sitka

...consistently demonstrated, and to further the message she championed throughout her life: That the arts are important to the citizens of Alaska and worthy of significant support from individuals, businesses and corporations," according to a release.The...


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