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My Turn: Packing prisons is bad policy

...SB 91 will be given the consideration it is due given the scope of the problem and the benefits to be achieved by creative solutions.? Ben Brown is a lifelong Alaskan and attorney living in Juneau.
Michael Allan McIntosh

...officer, in the flowering of the modern environmental movement and in the field of public interest law, cultivating creative solutions to deeply rooted social and economic problems. Born on November 18, 1933, Michael McIntosh was raised in New...
Wingsuit fliers knew they were cheating death

...jump."Dean Potter was an inspiration for many of us. He was an innovator and pioneer, always seeking for new creative solutions, an exceptional athlete and artist, who loved what he was doing," Adidas said in a statement. "We lost a friend...
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My Turn: Controversial ideas needed during tough times far reaching and affect every one of us at the local level. As a community, we need to start thinking about creative solutions to address these impacts. You will no doubt hear a cry to raise local taxes, but we have to be smart about this...
SAIL: Inspiring personal independence in Southeast

...Southeast Alaska, itself, presents unique challenges. Like everything around here, a lot of times you have to find creative solutions."SAIL is one of hundreds of independent living centers throughout America, a legacy of the disability rights...
My Turn: 'The Road' conversation needs a new subject of this writing, down from over $110 this summer. Shame on all of them.It's high time we demanded more creative solutions from our leaders. What do Juneauites really want? Most of us just want cheaper access. Well, this summer we...
My Turn: Child care shortage an economic development barrier

...child, with our close-knit community, incredible outdoors and wonderful kid-focused activities. Fortunately, creative solutions to increase child care are being explored.The City and Borough of Juneau is funding the HEARTS Initiative, offering...
Creative solutions

Rhubarb grows endlessly in our front yard and we are looking for new ways to use it up. Please help! - Run Over By Rhubarb
My turn: Alaska must find creative solutions to domestic abuse

Gov. Sean Parnell's new initiative, unveiled last month, is to be commended for its renewed intent to tackle domestic violence and sexual assault in Alaska. Things could definitely be better. Beefed up village public safety presence, increased commitment to prosecution and extra access to legal aid for victims will certainly help.
City rejects workers' plan to save jobs pay, that would keep the department afloat. ``We asked the city (at a Tuesday meeting) to come up with creative solutions,'' Geldhof said. The city said no. The workers also asked about severance pay. The city again refused...


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