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Officials stand by account of deadly Mexico ranch shootout

...not one single execution, I can say that categorically," Enrique Galindo, head of Mexico's federal police, told local media.The 42 men died Friday during a three-hour gun battle on a ranch in Michoacan state. Officials say the fight began...
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Juneau woman survives plane crash

...and the engine lost power."The student pilot who had been at the controls, 21-year-old Michael Dowsett, told local media outlets that they were flying at about 85 knots about "maybe 50 to 100" feet up in the air and at the end of the runway...
Police station attack in Bosnia reignites tensions

...his father was taken away by Serbs in 1992 at the start of Bosnia's brutal multi-ethnic war and never seen again. Local media reported that Serb police rounded up the father along with 750 Muslims from the town and killed them all.One of the...
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China's biggest public political event - but is it relevant?

...BEIJING - It's China's biggest public political event of the year, but with little in the way of debate to report, local media have resorted to issuing photo galleries of attractive journalists or delegates who dance ballet to relieve their fatigue...
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Five ways to celebrate poetry month

...assist teachers in bringing poetry into their classrooms, to increase the attention paid to poetry by national and local media, to encourage increased publication and distribution of poetry books, and to encourage philanthropic support for...
School district spends nearly $11K to handle the press

The Juneau School District is schooling its staff on how to play nice with reporters and respond professionally to local media.High school coaches and principals were recently required to attend a two-day media-training seminar in Juneau...
Crime Line seeking board members

...of each month at 7 p.m.The nonprofit is known locally for working with JPD to publicize "Crimes of the Week" in local media to solicit tips about criminal cases from the public.They offer rewards of up to $1,000 to tipsters and also...
P-burg bomber indicted

...The ATF ultimately blew up the material while agents were in Petersburg, a spectacle that members of the public and local media were invited to attend. There was no other place to safely store it, the agency said.Petersburg police later said...
Suspect who stole $5K gold nugget pays with credit card

...middle-aged white male but his face was too pixilated to see clearly.Police were inundated with tips from the public after local media disseminated the images, Sell said. Apparently, the man used to live in Juneau and had been in town recently to fish...
Low voter turnout brings local media together

Often seen as rivals in the realm of providing news, public radio station KTOO and the Juneau Empire will be teaming up on an important issue: voting.


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