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Pocket Park reopens after brief closure

...Facilities, Parks and Landscape Superintendent Brent Fischer recommended the closure of the park late last week after a maintenance worker found broken glass in the park's fountain, which is turned off because debris from Gastineau Apartments has been...
Annual pigeon dung problem grows across Fairbanks

...are feeding pigeons," she said. "If there wasn't as much food, there wouldn't be as many pigeons."A maintenance worker for the Springhill Suites Marriot a few months ago tried chasing them off with a recording of predator birds. The...
Denali Borough students blaze new trails

...picking up our pace quite a bit," he said. "It's just great for all parties."Catherine Chiado, a trail maintenance worker for the park, said working with the students all week was a nice change of pace from older groups of adults she...
On return trek from the Arctic, heavy ice breaker stops in Juneau

...deck and hangar."I mean, cruise ships, I see 'em seven days a week," said Darvin Nelson, a security and maintenance worker at the dock who toured the vessel on his day off. "So it's kind of cool to see this one."The red-hulled...
Making ice nice at Treadwell Arena

...They may have to take the ice up for other sporting events and then hurry to put ice down again."Lead recreation maintenance worker Jamison Paul and building custodian Joseph Mattingly joined Brna in the process. Paul walked backward with a customized...
Photo: Honoring the fallen

Blaine Smith, a maintenance worker at the Capitol, raises an Alaska flag above the building Friday in honor of Staff Sgt. Stephan J. Sutherland, killed Nov...
Apartment worker saves hypothermic infant from flooding sink

ANCHORAGE - A maintenance worker looking for the source of a hot-water outage in a South Anchorage...coat hangers were smoking inside the oven, Shell said. The maintenance worker cut off the power to the apartment because of the flood, so...
Snow removal hours, costs adding up

City water maintenance worker Alex Reina usually spends his workdays reading meters, inspecting installations and solving customer problems. But when Juneau...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...for more teachers, another maintenance worker and more books, supplies and...for more teachers, another maintenance worker and more books, supplies and...for more teachers, another maintenance worker and more books, supplies and...
School district may hire more teachers

The news is good. The Juneau School District expects to have money for more teachers, another maintenance worker and more books, supplies and equipment next year. There is also some money that could be used for raises, although Juneau School...


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