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Survey: Augustus Brown pool needs $5.5M in repairs

...then consider it in the FY 2016 funding cycle."I think in 2016 at the latest they're going to have to have a long-term solution in place to justify keeping that pool," he said.Wanamaker's three-year term on the Assembly is coming to...
Hunter kills musk ox in subsistence hunt near Nome

...opportunity to eliminate an immediate nuisance if "problem bulls" are killed.He says the bigger challenge is a long-term solution to keeping muskoxen out of Nome.A Nome dog is recovering from a run-in with a muskox late last week. Monica...
Empire Editorial: More needed to fix Juneau's housing crisis current needs. That's what Juneau needed in 2012. The situation hasn't improved much since then.The long-term solution is simple: The city needs to free up more land, as much as possible, and incentivize developers to build - now...
Empire Editorial: Don't worry over water works

...conserving when reservoir levels reached 30 percent. Fortunately, the city doesn't have to start scrambling for a long-term solution. Instead, it can stay the course.For the next few weeks, or perhaps longer, residents will need to be smart...
My Turn: Big city budget problems require big solutions

...years. The ground floor and existing Augustus Brown Pool could be developed into a new swimming complex as the long-term solution to our current predicament. I would gladly go to an Assembly meeting in the current JDHS commons.Pulling CBJ...
Education funding fix passes House, moves to Senate

...R-Anchorage and co-chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, also said the Legislature may wait to find a long-term solution for the retirement program next year. In the other major unanswered topic, Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla and...
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Begich prefers long-term solution to temporary fix

...individuals whose insurance policies face cancellation under the federal health care law.But he said he would prefer a long-term solution, and remained hopeful that Congress will work on improvements to the health care law in the coming year.On Thursday...
Anchorage airport planning to handle more traffic

...Daily News reports that a proposed master plan for Ted Stevens International Airport has a new runway as part of a long-term solution, Planners say that would occur only if growth in traffic reaches the highest forecast levels."It's incumbent...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down

...businesses that thrive on the tourism the NPS lodge helps to attract.We hope the ongoing negotiations will result in a long term solution.Thumbs up to the Juneau-Douglas High School football team. They are 2-0 on the season after a thrilling come-from-behind...
Mariners hire McClendon as new manager

...Ibanez hit 29 homers at age 41, but there it's unclear if Seattle wants to bring him back, and he's not a long-term solution. The rest of the Mariners outfield is unproven and their bullpen struggled for stretches of the season.


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