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Empire Editorial: Keep information flowing free

...Legislature that would have restricted public access to criminal court records. The day before that, new Juneau schools superintendent Mark Miller convened a press conference to discuss a series of group hazing incidents within the Juneau School...
City OKs new school funds

...funding sources will be found so the other 30 percent of the bond money won't be a burden on the taxpayers. Juneau School Superintendent Peggy Cowan told members the district considers the action a responsible funding strategy. She said she will...
Bill increases funding formula for education

...officials were relieved by Murkowski's support for the bill, but said they will have to endure other cuts. Juneau schools Superintendent Peggy Cowan said the result is similar to what the school district anticipated in its recent presentation...
Man sought for rape at JDHS

...the school year in a restroom. Police reported that the girl's father reported the incident on May 29. Juneau School Superintendent Peggy Cowan told the Empire last week that school officials learned about the allegations from police after...
Supporters of Native education to plan school district holds a one-year grant to plan smaller learning communities at Juneau-Douglas High School. Juneau schools Superintendent Peggy Cowan said the grant doesn't include money for a coordinator, but a charter school could be one of...
'56 time capsule contents unveiled attendance exchanged glances of disbelief, as if they expected the capsule to contain something else. Juneau schools Superintendent Peggy Cowan said the box contained a "nice record of the time" but admitted, "I think we all thought it...
Taking on a new school: Who would pay for it?

...Board sets the budget. "The bottom line is (Alyeska) will live within the budget they are provided," Juneau schools Superintendent Peggy Cowan said in an interview Friday. The state funds students in charter schools, and in correspondence...
Voters OK bonds funding new Juneau school

...contingent on at least a 50 percent state reimbursement. "We felt this is good for Juneau in many ways," said Juneau schools Superintendent Gary Bader. Juneau School Board members are scheduled to review an updated design soon and will forward it...
Guidelines proposed for school year

Juneau schools Superintendent Gary Bader has proposed new guidelines for the annual school calendar. Under the new regulations, which Bader presented to the...
Commission reviews plans for new school

...although they will hang down a couple of feet more. "Nobody can hide in the bushes," Gladziszewski said. Juneau School Superintendent Peggy Cowan told the Empire earlier that schools have had to be vigilant about students' security long before...


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