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NAMI to host basics classes for parents

...and behavioral difficulties, became certified NAMI Basics teachers. In addition to the Basics course, NAMI offers other services to help families. It has ongoing support groups for families to discuss challenges and to share insights. The organization...
Event connects community with homeless

...medical care, legal services, transportation, housing assistance and veterans support. In addition to these and other services, JCHH is in need of donations in the form of new or gently-used small clothing items such as hats, scarves, gloves...
Letter: Install an income tax with exemptions

...and probably not even in their home state. Yet, Alaska provides for them roads, airports, docks, hospitals and other services. Is this equitable to Alaskans, especially in this belt-tightening era? Is it equitable to minimize Alaska's...
Capital Transit gives bus routes another go

...drivers adequate breaks."Deputy Mayor Mary Becker said that Riverside Drive seemed to be the main cause for cuts in other service areas. She told Steedle, it seemed to "cause a real problem.""Everything on this list creates a problem for...
Group eyes roof for Ketchikan skate park

...from the Ketchikan Gateway Borough to build the skateboard park. The City of Ketchikan donated electrical work and other services. The White family, whose grandson is the park's namesake, donated $75,000. A slew of individuals and businesses...
Sitka hospital to request loan from city

...subsidize operations at the community hospital, given the acute demands for funding in the Sitka School District and other services provided to the residents of this community," Gorman said.The loss in operations was $2.2 million between July...
Empire Editorial: Juneau needs a one-and-done sales tax fix

...makes its decision, we hope to see equal taxation for all. People of all ages need paved roads, public transit and other services provided by the city, and the best system is one that treats everyone equally. Based on public input, potential added...
Empire Editorial: Doing less with fewer also will be impacted as the city lowers its spending to match its earnings. Residents may notice a delay in other services with the merger of Public Works and Engineering, and the CBJ building and parks maintenance departments.We hope...
Restoration in the works for Healy sign

...sign," she said.It is important to her that students still feel the glow of success from that project so many years later. Who knows? It might even inspire other students to take on other service projects in the community, she said.
Verizon's HopeLine helps Alaska DV victims

...explained. There may be police involvement, court involvement, compliance hearings, substance abuse programs or other services that may play a role in the "full picture of accountability."The program involves working with perpetrators of...


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