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Tall Timbers appeal denied

...with her responsibilities as a member of the Tongass Advisory Committee.Assemblywoman Karen Crane spoke in favor of moving forward on a circulator plan. She said the city has been "talking about this as long as I've been on the Assembly."Assemblyman...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-05-19/tall-timbers-appeal-denied
Local
New bill promises Alaska a share of Arctic oil revenue

...bill advancing.In addition to Murkowski's position working in the bill's favor, Dillon said the Alaska bill is moving forward with bills addressing the Gulf Coast and the Atlantic. "We feel we've got our best chance," Dillon said.Under...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-05-18/new-bill-promises-alaska-share-arctic-o
State
Medicaid expansion killed - for now

...Walker spokeswoman Katie Marquette said via text message "the governor is considering all options" for expansion moving forward, but did not clarify what that means.Kawasaki said the Democrat-led House minority caucus is "kind of scratching...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-05-14/medicaid-expansion-killed-now
State | Local | AK legislature
Transmission line planned for Air Force station

...A small Air Force station could be on Railbelt power by the end of October.Golden Valley Electric Association is moving forward with a 2.4-mile high-voltage transmission line to Clear Air Station, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-05-11/transmission-line-planned-air-force-sta
State
Cleveland police body camera program cost could rise

...camera program in December over concerns about the high costs and other details. She announced Wednesday the city is moving forward with plans to have a pilot program by the end of the year.The U.S. Department of Justice last month announced...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-05-08/cleveland-police-body-camera-program-
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Eminent domain no longer imminent for Gastineau Apartments

...had passed, and the law department is "looking for guidance."The Assembly had the opportunity to decide between moving forward with an eminent domain seizure of the property or use declaratory judgment, by which the courts advise two parties...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-05-05/eminent-domain-no-longer-imminent-gasti
Local
Agency will hunt invasive caribou on remote island

...kill caribou, an invasive species that threatens wilderness vegetation.The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is moving forward with plans to protect Kagalaska Island, part of the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge.Caribou swim to the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-22/agency-will-hunt-invasive-caribou-remot
State
New math adds up for board

...confidence with the subject, and adding more of a subject they don't like may make school less appealing. Steps moving forward include another presentation to the school board - this time with books, completion of the pilot process, inservice training...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-20/new-math-adds-board
Local
Egan's attempt to save Haines forestry office fails in Senate

...required a forester to be "stationed in or within one mile of the state forest resource management area."Budgets moving forward in the Alaska Legislature call for the elimination of state forestry jobs across Southeast as a cost-cutting measure...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-17/egans-attempt-save-haines-forestry-offi
State | AK legislature
Juneau-born band Shiver Twins takes on Seattle

...things in store."I love Juneau, but that part of my life is over," Fohrenkam said. "I'm excited to keep moving forward."The band will be back in Juneau playing at Rendezvous on Friday, May 29, with special guests and will also be...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-04-15/shiver-twins-takes-seattle
Art

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