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My Turn: Begich Negative Ads Divide and Defame Alaskans

...our values and beliefs, we can move forward together to work on the many challenges facing our state and nation. ? Ken Koelsch was a former Juneau Douglas high school teacher 1969-1996, U.S Customs and Border Protection Port Director 1996-2014...
My Turn: Leave the senior sales tax exemption alone

...decisions to remain in Juneau, in part based on reaching the milestone to qualify for the senior sales tax exemption. Don't let grandma get run out of town by the Assembly.?Ken Koelsch, retired teacher and former CBJ assembly member.
Hundreds attend Stone's funeral

...there are far more things that we agree on as a city, and we should not let such issues divide us as a society."Ken Koelsch, one of Stone's teachers in high school and his immediate predecessor on the Assembly, painted a portrait of Stone...
Cathy Munoz files for state Senate

...Annie Kaill, and the treasurer is Ralph Swap, a former state Department of Labor employee, she said. Among the members of her steering committee are downtown businessman and former Assembly member Rod Swope, and Deputy Mayor Ken Koelsch.
City attorney finds Wanamaker's ties to mining a conflict of interest

...that's what attorneys are paid to do," he said. The Assembly could take up the conflict issue at a Friday work session. Mayor Sally Smith was unavailable Tuesday, and Deputy Mayor Ken Koelsch did not return a phone call for comment.
City, cruise lines grapple with fees

...As a red-face test, it seems like we are charging visitors to go to the bathroom here," said Assembly member Ken Koelsch. Mayor Sally Smith responded that it costs money to dispose of visitors' waste, and providing the incineration was...
Future student count key to school debate How many high school students will there be in the future? "I think it's definitely the heart of it," said Ken Koelsch, a former Juneau Assembly member and a retired JDHS teacher who opposes a second high school. "The only reason we...
Assembly splits mining ordinance's comprehensive plan, among other things. The Assembly plans to take up the proposal again June 16. Deputy Mayor Ken Koelsch said it's common, but not required, for the Planning Commission to review proposed ordinances that relate to Title...
If ballot measure passes, what next?

...unspent bond money should be used to renovate the Marie Drake building next to JDHS and make it part of the school. Ken Koelsch, a former Juneau Assembly member and a retired JDHS teacher, favors that idea. He'd like to see Marie Drake used...
Assembly OKs JDHS renovation

...separate elections involving school bonds, and what money might or might not be coming from the state. Assembly members Ken Koelsch, Dale Anderson, Don Etheridge, Jeannie Johnson and Mayor Sally Smith voted in favor of the bid award. Frankie Pillifant...


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