New version of pot bill scrapped

...want to see illegalization removed from the books."During the hearing, she asked Legislative Legal Services attorney Hilary Martin, who drafted the bill, to take another crack at it, this time with wording that clearly decriminalizes the drug.This will...
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Herbert Martin Olander

Olander, Herbert MartinAge 83, of Apple Valley, MN, passed away Dec. 30, 2014 with family at his side. Graduated from the Univ. of MN with a degree in Public Administration. Employed by the county of L.A., then moved to Alaska where he worked for
Today in sports history for Monday, Jan. 26

...Mark Recchi scores two goals, including the 500th of his career, in Pittsburgh's 4-3 shootout win over Dallas.2007 - Martin Brodeur makes 28 saves, extending his NHL record for consecutive 30-win seasons to 11, as the New Jersey Devils beat the...
Murkowski names service academy nominees

...make final decisions.Nominess from Juneau are:? Armando DeAsis, U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland? William Martin, U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland? Kenny Fox, U.S. Military Academy, West Point, New York
TMHS students recognized

...knows how to view concepts from different perspectives. Sheri is a bright beacon of light for all those around her!William Martin, senior, nominated by Phil Merrell Said Merrill: William is always hardworking, always respectful and always willing to...
Death Notice: John Martin Daugherty

John Martin Daugherty died on January 17, 2015 at the age of 97 at the Juneau Pioneer Home.He will be greatly missed by all of his family and friends.A full obituary to follow at a later date.
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Arts calendar

...11th St. A brief lesson in blues partner dance with Daniel Martin of Alaska Blues Fusion. Childcare available for children ages...Community Hall. Every Wednesday evening with instructor Leimomi Martin. Details:, 9...
Forecasters: 'Winter is over'

It has been raining, it is raining, and it doesn't look likely to stop raining anytime soon. In other words, say National Weather Service forecasters, "winter is over.
Eaglecrest remains optimistic

Eaglecrest Ski Area has closed until it gets enough snow to open at least part of the upper mountain, and the forecast is calling mostly for rain. But Eaglecrest managers prefer to look on the snowy side.
Letter: Reflections on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day I wondered if the remembrance of Martin Luther King Jr. is relative to modern...Day or the Fourth of July.Then, on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a Mexican caller...callers for bringing home the relevance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. If both of them...


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