Board bumps superintendent pay to $162K

...position.The board held a special meeting Thursday to hash out the new superintendent's salary. Current Superintendent Glenn Gelbrich makes $155,000 per year, up from the $150,000 he received when he came onboard in 2009.The board superintendent...
Attendance light at Thursday superintendent search meeting

...percent at JDHS and 65 percent at Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School are not on track to graduate, Superintendent Glenn Gelbrich said at a March school board meeting.If all goes to Ray and Associates' plan, a new superintendent should be hired...
Nordic ski team ends season with awards

...Muskegger, the Skimeister and the inaugural Glenn Frick (serious with a smile) Memorial...techniques, it takes both to be fast."The Glenn Frick Memorial Award went to Grace Newman...award that embodies kind of everything that Glenn stood for," Lowell said. "He really...
Riverbend Elementary School gets new boss from Haines

...district as a long-term substitute while attending graduate school at the University of Alaska Southeast. JSD Superintendent Glenn Gelbrich announced Byer as the successful candidate for the Riverbend principal position during his superintendent report at...
DNR now accepting grant applications for Farm to School program

...dropped off in person, sent by email to or mailed to the Division of Agriculture at 1800 Glenn Highway, Ste 12, Palmer, AK 99701 or faxed to 745-7242. All applications must be received by 4:30 p.m. on April 18...
If Legislature stays on course, school district will keep more teachers's too early to say."The music sounds better from the hill right now, but the music hasn't stopped," Superintendent Glenn Gelbrich said of the state funding picture. "It's still playing; the dance is still going up there."District officials...
No man left behind

...25, 2011. It is repeated in honor of Glenn Frick, who died of lung cancer last Friday...and beyond. "On a geezer's run," Glenn Frick said. "No man is left behind...higher from Salmon to Juneau Ridge."Glenn," I said. "I cannot do one more mountain...
JSD Superintendent Gelbrich to resign

...District Board of Education, Superintendent Glenn Gelbrich has decided to step down from...The board has complete confidence in Glenn's ability to carry out the mission and...plan," she said. "It saddens me that Glenn feels like he needs to leave because he...
Empire Editorial: Gelbrich's resignation the right move

Juneau School District's Glenn Gelbrich has announced his resignation as superintendent. It's the right move. Over the course of the past few months, it...
Troopers investigate shooting death along highway

PALMER - A Palmer man was found shot and killed along the Glenn Highway.Alaska State Troopers say the body of 45-year-old Frank Pushruk was found near Mile 52.Troopers took a call on...


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