Tall Timbers appeal denied

...but was "really overwhelmed" with her responsibilities as a member of the Tongass Advisory Committee.Assemblywoman Karen Crane spoke in favor of moving forward on a circulator plan. She said the city has been "talking about this as long as I've been...
The Eagle Tree, lowered by a crane, has landed

...the end of March this year, he saw the three-and-a-half ton trunk of the new Eagle Tree lowered into the new museum by crane.The new tree isn't real - that's against modern museum regulations, to keep pests, mold and fire from posing dangers...
School funding all still hypothetical

...decision," Assembly Finance Chair Karen Crane said of the proposed amount. Based on...base amount that we will be funding," Crane said. "After a certain date, we can' funding will look like by this time.Crane confirmed that the city would like to give...
For Gastineau Apts, tide changes again

...hate being back in this position again," Assemblywoman Karen Crane said. "I thought we made a decision last time."Assemblyman...July 1. Barrett had previously predicted July as an end date.Crane said she didn't trust Barrett would meet the date, as he...
Walker: No budget, no going home

...were already pouring the concrete foundations for a towering crane that will be delivered Friday."We're going to look at, we have an expert flying in tonight to move the crane," she said.If the Capitol isn't available, the City and...
State | AK legislature
Assembly raises sales tax cap to $12,000

...entirely exempt and those who are exempt on only certain items would be "awkward, tedious and expensive."Finance Chair Karen Crane told the Empire following last week's finance meeting that the assembly is still seeking a solution for how to administer...
Facelift coming downtown

...cross-section of business and property owners, neighbors and those who feel invested in downtown Juneau. Assembly member Karen Crane commented that she was impressed to see younger people in attendance as well as those in her age group.Elfers collected the...
Photo: Crane Star

A star sits on top of a construction crane in front of Mount Juneau on Tuesday.
Towering over Juneau, crane operator returns home to visit dad atop a 130 foot tall tower crane in downtown Juneau, he gets a clear his hometown to be the SLAM project crane operator just for the snowcapped him the pictures that I take from the crane, he thinks it's pretty amazing," Devon...
Photo: 2014 Workplace Campaign

...Vice President, left, of First National Bank Alaska, Juneau, present a check for $8,183.41 to Bill Peters, Karen Crane, and Wayne Stevens, left to right, with United Way of Southeast Alaska as part of the 2014 Workplace Campaign.


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