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Letter: Misrepresentations of miminum wage workers

The My Turn published Wednesday on minimum wage cites the danger to those who want to increase the minimum wage in Alaska of being replaced by machines. I dislike calling any earnest opinion silly, but it's hard to find a synonym here.
My Turn: Pregnancy isn't a disease needing treatment

...shouldn't concern itself with the abortion decision - except to pay for it with public funds. She should consult with Dee Longenbaugh regarding freedom to choose and public funding. While Longenbaugh was talking about private schools and not abortion...
Book review: 'Under The North Star'

...Historical Society of Indiana. Softbound. 450 pages plus Index. Moderate number of black-and-white photographs. ? Dee Longenbaugh is the owner of The Observatory bookstore in downtown Juneau, as well as an historian and the author of numerous...
Valuable lessons learned in Neighbors

...about food, about keeping culture alive, about dance or their work, but here are some more dedicated souls.Dee Longenbaugh can be found most days (and most of the time) in Observatory Books, surrounded by books and maps. When she decided...
Alaska books roundup 2013

...Aurel Krause and Erna Gunther, with a new foreword by Dee Longenbaugh. Aurel Krause and his brother's in-depth study...This new edition includes a foreword by Juneau's Dee Longenbaugh, owner of the Observatory bookstore. (Epicenter...
If you're shopping for me for the holidays (or someone like me) PART II

...but he suggested The Glass Castle as something to meet my needs and I couldn't put it down. Observatory Books is Dee Longenbaugh, whom I've written about before. Just as interesting as poring over the rooms packed floor to ceiling with books...
Five good (Alaskan) reads

...DeArmond's "Some Names Around Juneau," "The Founding of Juneau," "Old Gold: Historical Vignettes of Juneau."Dee Longenbaugh is the owner of Observatory Books in Juneau, an historian and the author of numerous articles on the history...
A dedicated crew

...only. Side streets are ignored. I am sure Juneau's residents join me in thanking the loyal and hardworking snowplow crews for their fine work. Besides the streets, they also plow Basin Road regularly. Thank you. Well done!Dee Longenbaugh
Exploring Alaska through books and maps

Nestled among many thousands of books, antique maps and other unique publications, one can find Dee Longenbaugh at her desk, ready to offer direction in the search for a book or to share some of her encyclopedic knowledge on any number of...
Local bookstore owners plan for new chapters

...former Juneau residents Lawrence and Laura Powers, who'd opened the bookstore in 1997 in the space now occupied by Dee Longenbaugh, of Observatory Books. The shop moved to Seward Street in the Valentine building a couple years later.Toni...


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