Guiding company investigating ice caves fall

...gear for glacier travel, and to go with a guide or someone familiar with the terrain.Janes said his company goes through pains to monitor the glacier and the ice caves on a daily basis to ensure they are safe to explore."Our guides are constantly looking...
Assembly approves city, schools budgets

...will have to lay off the equivalent of about 11 full-time teachers."It takes dollars to pay teachers," Kiehl said. "It pains me that for the first time since I've lived in this community ... we won't be funding to the cap."Troll said she'd...
My Turn: Big city budget problems require big solutions

...may be a solution to fix the budget deficits for the school district and the CBJ down the road. I'm a JDHS alumnus, so it pains me to say this, but adding a few buildings to Thunder Mountain and going back to one high school makes sense. The current...
Cruise ship terminal project to be completed by season's a good idea to make these changes ahead of the coming influx of passengers, Day said, he anticipates a few growing pains when it comes to the tour companies that must use the space."Everybody's a little uncomfortable with change, we realize...
Growing pains

...not be experiencing too many "growing pains." Boy was I wrong! I never imagined...of growth for me. These new "growing pains" remind me that growth never comes without...for you? Do they include some "growing pains?" If so, know that He will walk alongside...
Number of Alutiiq speakers on the rise

...and goals."I think it was a very positive planning session with a lot of great ideas and some of the challenges and growing pains," Drabek said. "It's wonderful to look at how far we've come in three years."Among five objectives outlined were...
Laws prepares for Susitna 100 endurance run

...allow his swollen feet comfort. Walks, perhaps to a local pool for rehabilitative swims, will be needed to soothe aches and pains and prevent further damage."It is just like a meditation," Laws said of ultrarunning. "It is being in your mind. It...
'Nebraska' offers rich reward along its journey

...outrageous results.These characters may be unknowing participants in a comedy of the everyday absurd, but "Nebraska" takes pains to treat all its people with respect, to allow them the dignity of being doggedly themselves, delusions and all. We may laugh...
In the Stacks: New young adult fiction

...But each is sure that the other has got what it takes to succeed, and they cheer each other, past the doubts of uncles and pains of absent fathers, and the difficulties of being the man in the house and big brother all at once. Beautifully written , this...
Harbor upgrade could cause boat launch woes

Statter Harbor may feel some growing pains next summer as the city continues to modernize its Auke Bay harbor.The first phase of the Statter Harbor improvement project...


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