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My Turn: A 'Housing First' step

...food. Juneau's homeless consistently find themselves in ambulances and police cars, hospitals and prisons - expensive services for which society pays the entire bill.The Housing First model takes a much less expensive approach. Instead...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-01-23/my-turn-housing-first-step
Opinion
My Turn: Why not?

...wagon road through from Skagway to Whitehorse. However, with the railroad providing efficient, though arguably expensive, service to the Interior, it was a very low priority. Although some construction occurred sporadically, the highway project...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-30/why-not
Opinion
Forest Service considers closure of 12 public use cabins

...I'm not sure how we could handle (waste) any differently because of the volumes involved, but it is a very expensive service offered," he said. "In cabins near lakes or in the alpine, you can't have 1,000 people doing their thing...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-11-08/forest-service-considers-closure-12-pub
Local | Outdoors
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...some people fear existing towns will switch to the new classification to avoid having to run schools or some other expensive service. Dyson said the measure should do well in the Senate as long as he can move it through committees and onto the floor...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032400/Loc_briefs.shtml
My turn: Alaska needs workers' compensation reform now

...a new job. Employers can protect their employees and remain in business by sharing the risk of providing these expensive services with others across their industry. But our workers' compensation system is broken. The costs employers pay for...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041305/opi_20050413024.shtml
Opinion
Health care reform provides a little extra for Juneau, SEARHC

...Soldotna's Central Peninsula Hospital. All three are caught in the unusual situation of providing crucial and sometimes expensive services, but serving a population that's so small they don't benefit from the economies of scale that big cities have...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090910/loc_706032270.shtml
News
TV rules get tougher for 'Monday Night Football'

...Networks also are barred from doing pay-per-view events, which prevents charging the bars a fee to get the expensive service, he said. Holbert looked the other way last season while some bar owners subscribed to satellite service for their...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/083199/Biz_football.html
Business
Laser surgery brings new wave in eye care

...quickly and at a low price doesn't mean the patients aren't getting quality care. Canada is able to offer less expensive service because of technology advancements, he agreed. But it's also because Canada doesn't have the laser user fees...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100300/Biz_Laser.html
Business
State and local briefly

...some people fear existing towns will switch to the new classification to avoid having to run schools or some other expensive service. Dyson said the measure should do well in the Senate as long as he can move it through committees and onto the floor...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032400/Loc_briefs.html
Local
Feds should keep hands off states' unused welfare funds

...with the more difficult cases, the beneficiaries who have minimal job prospects and need the more intensive and expensive services. There's a good deal left for state governments to do to get welfare families on their feet. The House can do...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080699/Ope_edit.html
Opinion

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