Lawmakers want bill to decriminalize marijuana fast tracked

...permits personal use, replacing it with language that provides a defense in court if someone...hearings. She said she's open to other language, noting that marijuana is still illegal...The committee wants to instead use language that defines public consumption in state...
Around town for Monday, Jan. 26

...Details: 463-6174. English as a Second Language class, 1 p.m., The Learning Connection...Details: 789-9229. English as a Second Language class, 5:30-7 p.m., UAS, Egan...Ron Crenshaw, 586-1796.Tlingit Language Learners Group, 6 p.m., Downtown...
Judge hears arguments over ANWR exploration

...contested the state's interpretation of language in ANILCA requiring a "continuous evaluation...for only one report in the law. The language about continuous evaluation applies to...surface resources.If it does, the language in ANILCA is clear that the agency...
Tongass planning meeting closes with hope

...four-day meeting. With the potential of hybrid approaches to the transition and the forward movement with recommendation language, members of the committee seemed to have renewed energy for their work. "I thought every meeting was going to be the meeting...
Cruise ships still king

...vacation planners - still bring more people to the state, he said, television, online ads and the state's travel website - which is online in six languages, including English - continue to reach growing segments of the population.
Southeast lawmakers talk budget and different words

...identified 20 Native languages as official languages of the state. (English...already an official language.) It passed through...reverse the tide of language loss and effectively...speakers (of Native languages), a new generation...
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Capital City Weekly Calendar

...and Brad Bauer.English as a Second Language class, 2:30-3:30 p.m., The...Velja, 321-4988. English as a Second Language class, 1-2 p.m., The Learning...Details: 789-9229 English as a Second Language, 5:30-7 p.m., University of...
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On Writing: Talking to Vampires

...Van Helsing, he's simply using the language of his two professions. He's a scientist...19th century Latin was still the common language of science and the Church. So he's using the technical language he thinks will serve him best in this...
Around town for Thursday, Jan. 22

...Douglas library. Details: 586-5267.English as a Second Language, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., The Learning Connection-Gruening...Free. Details: Debi, 796-8975.English as a Second Language class, 2 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way...
Arts calendar

...United Church. All are welcome. Details: 789-9229Tlingit Language Learners Group, 6 p.m., Downtown Public Library. This...charge and open to everyone in the community. No previous language experience is required or expected.Mount Juneau Cribbage...


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