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New Jökulhaup flood danger becomes old hat

...2011 was the only time she was evacuated from her home in 35 years due to flooding.On the other side of the road, Dixie Hood, an 80-year-old former University of Alaska Southeast teacher who is active in city politics and ran as a candidate...
Bursell, Knapp top Magnificent Mendenhall Mudpuddle Meet

...of Juneau's oldest, originated in 1978 when University of Alaska Juneau (now U of A Southeast) psychology teacher Dixie Hood took on the newly created job of admissions councilor/student activities coordinator."I applied for that," Hood...
Photo: Magnificent Mendenhall Mud Puddle Meet

...Saturday. The race was started by University of Alaska Juneau (now UAS) psychologist and student activities coordinator Dixie Hood in 1978 with the help then Juneau Department of Parks & Recreation head Jamie Parsons. The race is one of Juneau's...
My Turn: Get informed to change the healthcare debate

...Juneau has been despicable for both primary and general elections. It needs to, at least, double. We can do it.? Dixie Hood is a Juneau resident, has taught Psychology at the University of Alaska, has provided mental health services for state...
City leaders question transit plan change

...figure out how to get the dollars to do it all. Just the $200,000 to do the minimum is going to be a big challenge."Dixie Hood, a member of the Juneau Commission on Aging, said city leaders need to consider adding holiday service to the list...
City puts stop to any new cell towers

...huge amount of money this community is committing to something the people didn't really want," said Juneau resident Dixie Hood. "There were commercial interests who thought more people downtown would mean more money, but that's not what the...
Indoor gun range meets with VFP

...concern about this. That sensitivity was not displayed in the city staff's analysis of the project." Juneau resident Dixie Hood requested to join Veterans for Peace as an appellant. Smith declined. "Guns are just all over the place in Alaska...
Public Treadwell meeting derails

...wholly geographic. Geldhof, who lives in West Juneau, spoke in favor of accepting the Valley site proposal, while Dixie Hood, who lives in the Valley, said she would prefer to look at expanding Treadwell.As the arguing went on, Douglas resident...
Nankervis draws write-in opponent hours before deadline

...30 p.m. deadline for write-in candidates to file with the City Clerk's Office on Thursday, Juneau therapist Dixie Hood filed to contest the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly District 2 seat in next Tuesday's election.Former Juneau...
Dixie Hood

Resident of Juneau from October 1975 to the present. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, on Aug. 26, 1933. Education: B.A. in Psychology, 1969, San Francisco State University.


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