Two local artists invited to participate in World of Wearable Art in New Zealand

...said."They treat their international designers really well," he said.Previous trips to WOW have included lunch with the mayor, a tour of special effects studio Weta Digital in Wellington, and tea with the American ambassador.In addition, the trip...
Work starts on road to Tanana

...mixed feelings on the road, but everybody does and I'm glad to see we are working together to make this happen," Tanana Mayor Donna Folger said at the kickoff event, which included an appearance by Gov. Sean Parnell and Athabascan dancers.The Tanana...
Growth through gardening

...dancing lessons, the Tlingit Language Learners group at the downtown public library and said he even introduced himself to the mayor at the dedication of the Empty Chair Memorial. He also started attending services at St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox church...
First comes housing

...000 per year, per person, they cost the city a little more than a third of what they did on the streets, and Anchorage Mayor Dan Sullivan is now pushing to expand the project.Permanent supportive housing isn't a new concept in Juneau; JAMHI has...
Downtown bridge fishing raises concerns

...continue from the bridge while others suggested a new space be built, away from the main pedestrian areas, KRBD reported.Mayor Lew Williams III suggested the city start enforcing some of its rules.City Manager Karl Amylon asked whether the council wanted...
Urban Decay

...been offering screenings of the film at the Gold Town Nickelodeon. They've also been having conversations with people like Mayor Merrill Sanford, Police Chief Bryce Johnson, downtown business owners, board members of the Glory Hole (Juneau's downtown...
Peter McKay

...did as a community planner and organizer in Aniak. Culturally he was extremely sensitive," said Lamont Albertson, former mayor of Aniak. In 1985, McKay moved to Juneau. For the next 25 years, as a planner for the State, McKay traveled to villages...
Shaktoolik building berm to guard against erosion

...flooding and erosion."But again there is no money," Shaktoolik Mayor Eugene Asicksik tells KNOM. "That's where we've taken...doesn't include the vegetation, due to limited funds, the mayor said.Transportation department coastal engineers Harvey Smith...
Begich talks corporate rights, gun violence, VA

...I've worked on - one that is now actually part of the budget. It's called Mental Health First Aid. I did it when I was mayor, I made sure my police officers - voluntarily, we didn't mandate it at first - to have the experience and training of how...
Water, sewer fees will rise in 2015

...wouldn't make such an impact on home and business owners' pocketbooks, he said.The ordinance was passed as amended with Mayor Merrill Sanford and Assemblywoman Mary Becker voting against. Sanford said before voting that the ordinance is "balancing...


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