City and Borough of Juneau projects $12 million shortfall

The city's operating budget will be about $12 million in the red over the next couple years, the City and Borough of Juneau finance department predicts.At its Wednesday night meeting, the...
Gubernatorial candidates spar at forum

ANCHORAGE - The first forum featuring all gubernatorial candidates has been held, still months ahead of the November election. Gov. Sean Parnell had declined to participate in any debates while the Legislature was in session.
CBJ projects $4.9M budget deficit

...following year.The $3.47 million shortfall in FY 2016 means the City and Borough of Juneau will be about $4.9 million in the red over the next two years.City Finance Director Bob Bartholomew presented the budget forecast Monday to the City and...
Today In Sports History

...Open.2003 - B.J. Symons of Texas Tech throws for 661 yards - a school and Big 12 record - and six touchdowns, in the Red Raiders' 49-45 win over Mississippi.2007 - Brazil and its star soccer player Marta put on a dazzling performance...
Seattle hopes Wilson, offense can pop in playoffs

RENTON, Wash. - The last time Russell Wilson played like he was pushing to be included in the talk for MVP, he dissected the New Orleans Saints with one of the best performances of his career.
College Football Bowl Capsules

NEBRASKA 24, GEORGIA 19 JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Tommy Armstrong Jr. connected with Quincy Enunwa for two touchdowns, including a 99-yarder in the third quarter, and Nebraska held on to beat No. 23 Georgia 24-19 in the rain-soaked Gator Bowl on Wednesday.
My Turn: Teachers, like the rest of us, don't work for free you are being treated unfairly it will seep into your day-to-day tasks.Unlike other states that are operating in the red, Alaska has money. In fact, it's one of the richest states in the nation. Recently, the State Offices Compensation...
Today In Sports History

...Coffey becomes the first NHL defenseman to reach 1,000 career assists, setting up Igor Larionov's first-period goal in the Red Wings' 3-1 victory over Chicago.1997 - Michigan's Charles Woodson is named the first predominantly defensive player...
Jaguars hand Texans 11th straight loss, 27-20

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Jaguars have a bona fide winning streak. Chad Henne threw two touchdown passes, Jordan Todman scored on some trickery and the Jaguars held on to beat the Houston Texans 27-20 on Thursday night.
Once-overlooked Missouri Tigers can be the best of the nation's best

COLUMBIA, Mo. - Years from now, when we all have flying cars and the NFL finally puts flags on quarterbacks, you or someone you love will forget about this fall and think there are certainties in the sports we love.


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