My Turn: If pot law passes, Alaskans will be in control

...does. What they have failed to recognize, or just don't want to admit, is that the initiative functions...businesses in control of marijuana, or criminals who don't pay taxes, don't ask for ID, and just don't care about Alaskans...
Drug court: Hard cases, some success

...sobriety meetings, search for jobs if they don't have employment, perform community...explaining that she told him no. "I don't want meth at my house," she him how far he had come."If you don't give up, they won't give up," Pitts...
Expensive carvings stolen from church thrift store

...them appraised," Talley said of the tusks and whale bone. "I don't remember how much each piece was worth, but a few hundred...the church. They decide what to do with the proceeds, which don't go into the church's operating budget. Usually, the organization...
Police up their presence for a safe Halloween

...Monday in a statement.Pedestrians are advised to watch for motorists and cross streets at designated crosswalks, if available. Don't forget to wear bright clothing, walk in groups, have adult supervision and carry a flashlight.He reminded trick-or-treaters...
Charles E. Sanford

...his wife to be (Wendy) moved to Juneau where he worked for Don Abel and she for Key Bank. Due to medical concerns, they retired...Roxanne Sanford, Daisy Menish, Rebecca Calvert, Susan (Don) Yerrick and Tracy (Edward) Barthold. Chuck was preceded...
Dunbar: 'I believe in local governance'

...still battling to unseat 41-year incumbent Don Young, the most senior Republican representative...interview has been edited for length.Q: Don Young has spent more than 40 years in concert with those three. As far as Don Young's experience and power, he was...
Letter: I'm voting for common sense - George McGuan

...the Juneau Chamber of Commerce debate, George McGuan, candidate for House District 34, was brave to tell the crowd that we don't have the money to build the Juneau Road extension. Rather, we should focus on making the Alaska Marine Highway more efficient...
Saturday Challenge

...things ... with people ... outside. (Don't mock me. Introverts, you know what...3-pound dumbbell weights, which was nice. I don't know anyone here. I introduce myself...going to eat an insane amount of garlic, don't go to a crowded theater immediately...
Letter: A cemetery is not a public park

...station KXLL is sponsoring the annual "Zombie Walk" in Evergreen Cemetery on Oct. 25. When did cemeteries lose their sanctity?Don't the event sponsors understand that a cemetery is not the same as a public park? This is the final earthly resting place...
Search for stolen bike uncovers stash of parts

...literally dozens of bikes and bike parts right there 20 feet behind the apartments in the woods," Norman said Friday. "I don't know what the idea is behind it or what motivation they have to be stealing these or taking them apart."Norman's bike...


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