Jackson resigns from Planning Commission

...plans for compliance with adopted city plans like the Land Use Code. The commission also reviews variances and code interpretations. Commissioners are appointed to three-year terms. Jackson serves on the subdivision review committee and the...
Students invited to submit entries for Antarctic Art Contest

...will also show winning and honorable mention artwork.The contest explores how art and science rely on observation and interpretation of the world. The contest's subject is an ice core that engineers and scientists drilled from the center of the West...
Hearthside Books: Booksigning of "Roadside Geology of Alaska"

...volcanoes have erupted, faults have ruptured, glaciers have retreated, permafrost has thawed, and geologic interpretations have changed. Author Cathy Connor discusses the latest findings, revealed in the newly released second edition...
Jane Austen and her groupies

...readily available, along with a plethora of sequels, modern interpretations, supernatural variations and guidebooks. A quick look...bit suddenly at the end, I'm grateful for an Austen-interpretation with the chance of bloodshed and the promise of sequels...
A short-term fix with potential long-term problems

...subcommittee, said the state does not have an obligation to provide pre-kindergarten.AEYC's Lyon disagrees with Gattis' interpretation of the state constitution."That (Article 7.1) says to me 'all children' in the state, it doesn't say when they...
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Letters to the Editor: JSD hazing interpretation is absurd

...Juneau School District's "interpretation" of the board policy regarding...According to the district's interpretation, these seniors went about...up fanciful and absurd "interpretations" of perfectly clear rules...the school district's interpretation of the policy notwithstanding...
Fruits opens solo show at city museum

Painter Dan Fruits' interpretations of the Juneau landscape may have more in common with sculpture than with photography; in many of his works, familiar elements...
Revenue forecast met with mixed reactions

The release of the state's Fall 2013 Revenue Forecast Wednesday prompted quick interpretations from both sides of the More Alaska Production Act and oil tax debate.Sen. Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, pointed to a projected...
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Juneau Empire Online Opinion and Letters: Biblical interpretations require caution 7/24/98

Friday, July 24, 1998 By THOMAS H. DAHL Biblical interpretations require caution Do we really want a society where people who commit adultery are executed? That's what a consistent biblical...
Senators take first crack at pot rules

...initiative leaves important areas open to interpretation, such as where marijuana can be smoked...What "public" means is still up for interpretation, however.City and Borough of Juneau...with the Assembly on Monday about its interpretation of the initiative, and whether the...
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