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SHI's Jineit summer formline workshops begin June 4 in Haines

...public schools.In conjunction with the workshops, SHI is giving school districts in each community a brand new Formline Arts Kit to be used in 4th to 8th grade classrooms.Here is the information on the first three workshops:Haines: June 4-5, 5...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-06-03/shis-jin%C3%A9it-summer-formline-workshop
Art
Raft flips on Mendenhall River during tour

...and there was still no direction from the guide."A raft from the tour floated down and stopped, passing along a first aid kit and one space blanket, which was wrapped around two men who needed it."An older lady was turning blue and having trouble...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-05-29/mendenhall-river-raft-tour-capsizes
Local
House discusses backlog of untested sexual assault kits

...assault.It's unknown how many kits have been collected but not analyzed...to prepare a report on those kits, and develop a plan to get them...the lab has about 150 untested kits already, and it can take up to a year and a half to get a kit processed once it gets there...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-26/house-discusses-backlog-untested-sexual
State
Police blotter for Tuesday, May 19, 2015

...from an unlocked vehicle in the 1400 block of Harbor Way. Contents included a headlamp, battery booster, harness, first aid kit, compass, red shell jacket and other clothing valued at $2,500.? At 2:08 p.m. Sunday, an investigation continued...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-05-19/police-blotter-tuesday-may-19-2015
Local
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for May 18, 2015

...of nails meets the City and Borough of Juneau criteria for littering.He also reminded us that JPD has a pallet fire cleanup kit that can be borrowed. It includes magnetic brooms, leather gloves, plastic bags and a bucket. Talk to a community service...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-05-18/empire-editorial-thumbs-thumbs-down-m
Opinion
Spring safely into Summer

...emergency space blanket, small stash of extra food beyond what I think I will use, emergency headlamp, and a basic first aid kit. This might sound like a lot to take on a shorter outing, but all of this combined doesn't begin to fill the smallest of...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-05-08/spring-safely-summer
Sports
'Choose Respect' funding cut hours after rally

...by a doctor who would use the kit - distributed by DPS - to collect...from the victim's body. The kit is then sent back to the crime...state crime lab tested 443 rape kits in 2014. Currently, it takes an average of 170 days for a kit to work its way through the lab...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-27/choose-respect-funding-cut-hours-after-
State | Local | AK legislature
As Legislature enters the second half, here's a one-sentence guide to all 212 bills on its agenda

...in the state has to report the number of "rape kits" (sexual assault testing kits) they have collected but not yet submitted for...in the state has to report the number of "rape kits" (sexual assault testing kits) they have collected...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-11/legislature-enters-second-half-heres-on
State | AK legislature
Flags at half-staff Friday for 1964 quake

...and triggered a giant local tsunami that completely took out the dock. I urge all Alaskans to get their emergency plans and kits prepared, as the next big one is not a matter of 'if' but 'when.'"Last year marked the 50th anniversary of the quake...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-26/flags-half-staff-friday-1964-quake
Local
Spring Art Classes

...12?5 p.m. and Sunday. Participants should have intermediate-level weaving experience. $225/$200 plus material kits at www.ravenstail.com.Details: www.KetchikanMuseums.org SITKA FINE ARTS CAMP IN SITKABeginning Explorations In Art with...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-03-11-7
Art

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