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My Turn: Thank Munoz for saving state's retirement system

...defined benefit retirement to pay-as-you-go. The evident plan was to hear the bill...and then convert PERS to pay-as-you-go. Draining the trust funds is a bad idea...Cathy Munoz tried to amend pay-as-you-go out of the bill in the one committee that...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-04-24/my-turn-thank-mu%C3%B1oz-saving-state
Opinion
Crimson Bears boys storm Falcons pitch

...half despite 27 attempts."You would like to see more shots go in," Juneau-Douglas coach Gary Lehnhart said, "but if you...Lucky stuff happens sometimes," Scudder said. "Usually I go to the far post and try to get my head on the ball because I am...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-04-24/crimson-bears-boys-storm-falcons-pitch
Sports
Juneau Assembly votes to give schools at least $24 million

...Randy Wanamaker said he was not "willing to go to the $24 million," suggesting instead...contribute again, but knowing we can't go back and lower that commitment."He said...The school board has decided not to go with the community on that."Citing all...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-24/juneau-assembly-votes-give-schools-leas
Local
State makes medevac insurance legal again

...treatment - a trip with a price tag of more than $82,000. "Thanks to the Affordable Care Act and AirCare, we're not going to go broke," said Davey Lubin, Ella's father.The Lubins joined Airlift Northwest's AirCare insurance program last September...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-24/state-makes-medevac-insurance-legal-aga
Local
Local Sports Schedule

...Zane Clark, 789-2583, zark78@gmail.com. Funds raised go to the Boy Scouts of Alaska, Great Alaska Council.Monday...DeSloover, 586-6709, pdesloover@yahoo.com. Funds raised go towards the Ben Blackgoat Memorial Scholarship.Saturday, July...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-04-24/local-sports-schedule
Sports
Local Sports Schedule

...Zane Clark, 789-2583, zark78@gmail.com. Funds raised go to the Boy Scouts of Alaska, Great Alaska Council.Monday...DeSloover, 586-6709, pdesloover@yahoo.com. Funds raised go towards the Ben Blackgoat Memorial Scholarship.Saturday, July...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-04-23/local-sports-schedule
Sports
Without a net

...course through the community schools. For now, locals can go to the Alaska State Improv Festival website at http://www...class this weekend. I imagine most of us could probably stand to go through life a little less scripted. ? Clint J. Farr can be...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-04-24/without-net
Art
National Poetry Month: John Straley

...The whomp,whomp, of their foot fall as the first few hit the ground scattering gravel from the cratered groundand the next go through the roofsof the houses down the road, then all aroundus, as we hold on to each other tighter and tighter, not knowing...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-04-24/national-poetry-month-john-straley
Art
JPD finds $158K worth of narcotics during arrest

...house during the search warrant application to keep it secured," Sell told the Empire via email Wednesday. "An officer had to go to court to request the warrant and drove it back to the house at about noon. Then the service started."Police found firearms...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-23/jpd-finds-158k-worth-narcotics-during-a
Local
Bartlett board calls new CEO's pay average for Alaska

...starting point."We met several times to fine-tune it," Storer said. "We then had Kristen and Mila contact the candidate and go from there."The signing bonus was tacked on during negotiations with Bill, Kristen said."When in negotiations it became...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-24/bartlett-board-calls-new-ceos-pay-avera
Local

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