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Building on numbers: Identifying problems

...closely with the Department of Labor to publish reports. Ord presented slides at the panel discussion from a larger report - a much larger report. The 2014 Alaska Housing Assessment, broken down into smaller files by ANCSA region and census areas...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-02/building-numbers-identifying-problems
Local
Margo Waring is appointed to nationwide redistricting task force

...worth consideration as the task force continues. A multi-representative district is one solution Waring has seen, in which a larger congressional district will have two or three representatives, corresponding to first and second and third in popular votes...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-01/margo-waring-appointed-nationwide-redis
Local
Business news roundup: Win a free phone, have fun doing it

...receive one round-trip Alaska Airlines ticket. One grand-prize winner will receive a newly released smartphone and the larger phablet (phone/tablet). Everyone will take home a set of headphones and a coupon for a free GCI Video on Demand.The Tech...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-09-22/business-news-roundup-win-free-phone-ha
Local
Hamrick to miss Crimson Bears' clash with Kayhi

...by a small margin over Kayhi, thus a Falcons win on the final game of the season in the Glacier Bowl (against JDHS) by a larger margin would give all three teams a 1-2 record and the point differential would come into play.Saturday's game between...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-09-25/hamrick-miss-crimson-bears-clash-kayhi
Sports
Park(ing) Day

...might cry foul at losing a couple of parking spaces, Mertl doesn't want that to be the focus. He'd rather look at the larger concept: having an inviting streetscape and a vibrant downtown. "By creating something that's new, like a small pocket...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-09-21/parking-day
Local
Alaskan Style: Form follows function

...Juneau isn't the only town that uses stairs as a solution to a problem. San Francisco is also quite hilly; however, its larger population and density have allowed them to build more substantial streets with switchbacks to counteract its characteristic...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-09-25/alaskan-style-form-follows-function
Art
GCI to host Tech Quest scavenger hunt

...Airlines ticket to anywhere the airline flies. One grand prize winner will receive both a newly-released, smartphone and the larger phablet. All participants will take home a coupon for a free GCI Video on Demand and a free set of headphones. All children...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-09-21/gci-host-tech-quest-scavenger-hunt
Neighbors
Bird Bits: The larger, local cousin: Northern goshawk

...accipiter (a genus that describes some birds of prey.) It has a larger, local cousin, the Northern Goshawk. The female Northern...diet favors small birds, while the Northern Goshawk dines on larger and more varied fare, such as grouse and hare. You might spot...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-08-29/bird-bits-larger-local-cousin-northe
Outdoors
School year starts with bulging classrooms

...in Alaska is 21.1 students, according to the same survey. Larger class sizes have been repeatedly linked to poor student performance...district is keeping an eye on the problem. If classes get too much larger, individual schools will decide how to handle it."You get...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-09-15/school-year-starts-bulging-classrooms
Local
Senate races: Dems decry birth control plan

...Democrats said.The Republican pitch to sell select forms of birth control over the counter is "a cynical attempt to mask their larger efforts," said the Planned Parenthood Action Fund. Other critics say Republicans are desperate to narrow the "gender gap...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-09-19/senate-races-dems-decry-birth-control
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