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City slashes funding requests

...cuts from city funding already, which would eliminate the currently vacant Augustus Brown Pool manager position and head lifeguard position at Dimond Park Aquatic Facility. These alone will save the city $210,000.Bartlett Regional Hospital's requests...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-18/city-slashes-funding-requests
Local
Lifeguards voice wave of complaints to advisory board

...brought head lifeguards together to submit...a year," head lifeguard Jess Parks said...The letter said lifeguards also are being...unsupervised by a head lifeguard or manager for...require that a head lifeguard obtain an electronic...personnel arrive, but lifeguards do not have a key...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021111/loc_783980180.shtml
News
Letter: We need the Augustus Brown pool

...of us who learned to swim were on the swim team, served as lifeguards, or were taught water safety. For many kids, working at...other entity pay the high insurance fees, the additional lifeguards to roam the deck due to the slides, high-diving board...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-10-01/letter-we-need-augustus-brown-pool
Letters
Photos: Only fools run at midnight

A group dressed as "Auke Baywatch" lifeguards waits for the start of the Only Fools Run at Midnight race just before midnight on Saturday night.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062810/loc_662575944.shtml
local
Lifeguard training classes kick off at Augustus Brown Pool

Juneau Parks and Recreation has announced a series of lifeguard training classes which run from July 26 through Aug. 16. Participants must be 15 years old before the end of the course and must...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2011-09-30/lifeguard-training-classes-kick-augu
Outdoors
Lifeguard training classes kick off at Augustus Brown Pool

Juneau Parks and Recreation has announced a series of lifeguard training classes which run from July 26 through Aug. 16.Participants must be 15 years old before the end of the course and must...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2011-07-21/lifeguard-training-classes-kick-augu
Outdoors
Swimmers honor man by swimming laps

...for two weeks and feared he was suffering a respiratory illness because he couldn't seem to catch his breath.Finally, lifeguard Cynthia Ice inspected the snorkel and discovered the paper obstruction."And we were worrying he was having breathing issues...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-23/swimmers-honor-man-swimming-laps
State
Florida's lauded, let-go lifeguard

...Beachgoers brought lifeguard Tomas Lopez's attention...company that provides lifeguard services to the city...liability. Several other lifeguards quit in protest. And...unprotected.But the lifeguards aren't going back...isn't whether another lifeguard was available to cover...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-07-10/floridas-lauded-let-go-lifeguard
Opinion
My Turn: Assembly must think differently to dodge pool closure

...be run by a manager and a lifeguard staff, with a single shared...custodial duties belong to the lifeguards, rather than dedicated janitors. Lifeguard time would increase by approximately...Reduce pay scales for lifeguards - Current pay averages over...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-04-16/my-turn-assembly-must-think-different
Opinion
The resonance of small moments with Dybek

...appears in "Paper Lantern," begins with the death of a girl who "drowned herself at beaches up and down the coast so that lifeguards might resuscitate her, and in the process she swallowed their souls." The territory is classic Dybek, specific yet oddly...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-06-19/resonance-small-moments-dybek
Art

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