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Death Notice: Leray Francis Clements

...Leray Francis Clements passed away Nov. 8. He was 93.Leray worked in Southeast Alaska as a fisherman, bus driver, janitor and computer programmer. He retired from the Alaska Department of Labor in 1975 while married to his wife of more than...
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District knew of janitor's sex abuse charges

Juneau School District officials allowed a janitor to resume his work in the schools for the summer despite pending...She said the district allowed Brown to resume his job as a janitor earlier this month after discussions with his union representative...
School janitor arrested for sexual abuse

A janitor at Floyd Dryden Middle School, accused earlier this year of sexually abusing a minor, was arrested Tuesday night on charges he...
A prophet for the masses

...cause for Living Independence for Everyone in Alaska. He had an opportunity to thank a special person in his life, Kayhi janitor Larry Mestes, "the man who opened the gym for me every morning."LeBeau also played 55 games of one-on-one against...
Thunder Mountain basketball seniors

...guard. Birthdate : 04/25/1997.Favorite team memory : Staying at Kenai HS and getting a tour of the whole school by the janitor.Favorite season game : Beating JD for the first time last yearFavorite Nizich quote : "If we work hard we can get out of...
Man gets six years for raping family member

...Superior Court Judge Larry Weeks that a local man deserved six years in prison for his crimes. Stanley Brown, 47, a former janitor with the Juneau School District, pleaded guilty in July to second-degree sexual assault, a felony, stemming from an offense...
Living & Growing: Thanks for your labor

...clerk, the teacher, the hospital employee or the postal worker or the police officer and fireman, the factory worker or janitor or construction worker; all work to add something significant to each of our lives. Week after week of work can be discouraging...
My Turn: Bill Walker is now a target

...years to keep food on the table. His family lost everything in the 1964 earthquake and at age 12, Bill became the post office janitor to help the family ward off bankruptcy. We both are among the first in our families to go to college and worked multiple jobs...
Hermes hits the big 100

...Hermes taught at small schools in small towns. Her first teaching job was in a one-room school where she was teacher, janitor and everything else that was needed.In Juneau she taught at schools that would also seem tiny by modern standards. She taught...
Empire Editorial: Mallott, Walker and the sprint to November

...the AIP ticket in 1990, he hoped to work with Hickel. Instead, the Hickel staff "treat(ed) me as if I'm the second janitor on the third floor," he told a reporter later in the term.As columnist Dermot Cole pointed out, former House Speaker Mike...


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