Police up their presence for a safe Halloween

...more pedestrians on the street than normal."Please drive safely near pedestrians and watch for people running from house to house in neighborhoods," he said Monday in a statement.Pedestrians are advised to watch for motorists and cross streets...
Candidates start final push as early voting starts

...originally from Ohio but his roots in Alaska, where his wife is from, date to the 1990s. He left Alaska in 2002 for a White House fellowship, military service and work as an assistant Secretary of State, before returning in 2009, when he was appointed...
Drug court: Hard cases, some success

...saying they had nowhere to go.But they use drugs, she said, explaining that she told him no. "I don't want meth at my house," she said. "I can't afford to lose my sobriety over you."Hernandez acknowledged the dilemma. "Sometimes you have...
Letter: I'm voting for common sense - George McGuan

At 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...
Juneau archives facility to be named for Tlingit hero

...Native land claims.The William L. Paul, Sr., Archives houses 3,100 linear feet of archival and historical manuscripts and...over 60,000 historic photographs. The Archives currently houses more than 5,000 historical and contemporary audio and audiovisual...
Haven House granted permit under strict conditions

...conditional use permit to Haven House, a proposed transitional home...It was also noted that the house would accommodate up to nine...The property value of other houses in the Tall Timbers community, Haven House attorney Mary Alice McKeen stressed...
Dunbar: 'I believe in local governance'

...Guard, says it's time for Alaska to get a new voice in the House of Representatives - one who attracts the spotlight for his...for length.Q: Don Young has spent more than 40 years in the House and has a lot of connections. If you're the new guy, how...
Arts benefactor donates $100K

...started making money and Maas was in the midst of building a house when a personal loss caused him to rethink his plans." at least see Alaska,'" he chuckled. "I was building a house and we had some money put aside for a carpet. And I said...
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Letter: We need an experienced leader like Cathy Munoz

...Legislature each year. She is widely respected by her colleagues in the Legislature and this has gained her a seat on the powerful House Finance Committee - something that is extremely important in maintaining our influence as well as securing funding for needed...
Wide coalition forms to oppose pot legalization

...and increased use by children.In an August 2014 report, the Office of National Drug Control Policy, an agency in the White House, said that Colorado traffic fatalities involving drivers testing positive for marijuana had increased from 7 percent of traffic...


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