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My Turn: Suicide - an uncomfortable subject

Last week, I attended a two-hour suicide prevention training workshop held in the Juneau-Douglas High School Library. The standing-room-only crowd was representative of a wide cross-section of community members...
Learning to ask 'the' suicide question" James Gallanos, a prevention coordinator for the state, asked 60 or so people packed inside the Juneau-Douglas High School library Thursday night.It may be awkward, but directly asking that question saves lives, said Gallanos, who...
Around Town forThursday, Dec. 4

...463-4719.Alaska Suicide Prevention and Intervention Training/The QPR Approach, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Juneau Douglas High School Library. Everyone is invited to spend two hours to learn how to save a life.St. Brendan's Galley hot meal...
JSD awards the champions of Battle of the Books

...competed, with the FDMS team earning the most points. The high school level district battle was held at Juneau-Douglas High School library Feb. 10. Teams from JYC, JDHS, and TMHS battled. The JDHS team answered the most questions correctly...
School budget crunch guide for 2016

...818. A public forum on the four budget options for next year will be held at 6 p.m. Feb. 3 in the Juneau Douglas High School Library. The final budget is due March 31.? Contact reporter Stephanie Shor at 523-2279 or at stephanie.shor...
District plans teacher cuts

Principals from elementary, middle and high schools across the Juneau School District congregated at a budget discussion meeting Thursday to hash out what each school is willing to sacrifice.
Public invited to attend suicide prevention training

...respond. The training will take place from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 4, at the Juneau-Douglas High School library.Charity MacKinnon of the Glacier Valley Rotary Club wrote on the group's website that Department of...
Board bumps superintendent pay to $162K

...superintendent.Those meetings will take place simultaneously from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Juneau-Douglas High School library and the Thunder Mountain High School library. Another meeting will take place from 6:30 to 7:30 p...
Gelbrich resignation letter: 'Change is needed'

...Gelbrich's resignation will be heard by the board at a special meeting at 6:15 p.m. tonight in the Juneau-Douglas High School library. The district budget will also be discussed before a final version is submitted to the City and Borough...
School District mulls union proposal

...public commenters on non-action items testified about the negotiations, and several had signs in the Juneau-Douglas High School library from picketing before the meeting began."Next week it will have been a year we've been negotiating...


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