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Empire Editorial: Thank you for toking (responsibly)

...vaping or consuming. The best way to ensure over-regulation is by flaunting legalization now, when lawmakers and city officials are determining what will and won't be legally acceptable.We're not saying you shouldn't celebrate. Just...
Pot is now legal

...board, which planned to meet early Tuesday to discuss an emergency response.In Anchorage, Alaska's largest city, officials tried and failed in December to ban a new commercial marijuana industry. But Police Chief Mark Mew said his officers...
Empire Editorial: Some Assembly members playing word games

...aquatics facilities," meaning the Assembly has the option to do so. Had "may" been replaced with "shall," city officials would have had no choice but to create the board. To us, interpreting voters' intentions seems straight forward...
Soldotna city officials balk at helping acquire golf course

KENAI - A health foundation's plan to acquire a Soldotna golf course has been shot down by officials who questioned using city money to acquire a private entity.
City committee to handle all things weed

One thing is clear to the city officials charged with deciding what legal marijuana use will look like in Juneau: They have a huge task in front of them.That realization...
City officials weigh fines, regulations for marijuana

Although the state has banned marijuana use in public, Juneau officials are taking their own steps to clarify regulations covering recreational pot in the capital city.
Maintenance is top priority for city fund

...Aparc, the company that sold the city its defunct parking meters and has since filed for bankruptcy. By the time city officials terminated their contract and filed a lawsuit against the company, about $500,000 had already been paid out...
Few speak up as school district considers vast cuts

...he said.The four budget options facing Juneau schools are based upon different actions available to state and city officials.Gov. Bill Walker's proposed 2016 budget includes a $1.1 million cut in one-time funding to Juneau schools...
Empire Editorial: For Gastineau Apartments, eminent domain should be a last resort

...Apartments have sat and decayed in downtown Juneau. City officials have grown tired of waiting for the condemned structure...Barrett does not find a buyer, the path is clear. City officials have already condemned the structure, so their only...
'Nightmare' continues for pug owner a lack of communication from city officials, the apparent shirking of responsibility...wiring for city street lights.City officials said the construction crew working...that her dog died from everyone: city officials, the police chief, a member...


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