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XBoundary film presents views from both sides of the border

...transboundary mine disaster, from someone who traveled a transboundary river from one side of the border to the other, and by a panel of experts and Southeast Alaskans concerned about the effects of British Columbia's transboundary mining boom.At this April...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-03-27/xboundary-film-presents-views-both-s
Outdoors
Senate panel restores some funding for university system

JUNEAU - A Senate subcommittee has restored $6.8 million cut by the House to the University of Alaska system budget.That includes $5 million restored for areas like travel and personal services. The subcommittee also added $1.8 million for an unmanned aircraft system program and deleted language added in the House asking the university system to focus on cutting management positions from below the chancellor level with the reduced level of funding.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-26/senate-panel-restores-some-funding-univ
State
Senate panel moves bill addressing school construction debt

JUNEAU - The Senate Finance Committee has advanced legislation that would pause state spending on new school debt.The committee moved a bill Monday that would stop state reimbursement for school bonds authorized between January 2015 and July 2020.Currently, the state is responsible for reimbursing municipalities for a portion of their payments for school construction and maintenance debt.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-24/senate-panel-moves-bill-addressing-scho
State
Senate panel moves bill addressing school construction debt

The Senate Finance Committee has advanced legislation that would pause state spending on new school debt.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-24/senate-panel-moves-bill-addressing-scho
State
Photos: Six months in the making

...of Metlakatla, explains the formline design on the cedar panels to Sealaska Heritage Institutes' Nobu Koch and Kari Groven...Robert Boxley, left, spent six months carving and painting the panels that will greet visitors to the center.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-10/photos-six-months-making
Local
Panel amends bill on pot crimes

...misdemeanor, rather than a felony, to bring marijuana into a correctional facility.MacKinnon, the committee's co-chair, said the panel would meet Saturday morning to review a draft of the bill with all the amendments made so far.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-15/panel-amends-bill-pot-crimes
State | AK legislature
Alaska DV advocates headed to U.N.

...doing."Morton and Irwin will be on a panel that specifically addresses how to engage...work to end gender-based violence. The panel is co-sponsored by the south African...Church (USA).Botswana held a similar panel, called Bystanders to Allies, two years...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-18/alaska-dv-advocates-headed-un
Local
Glacier Valley names permanent principal

...year and those to come."Public interviews were held with a panel comprised of representatives from the school's staff, district...members during open houses and interviews were considered by the panel during deliberations."Potter has extensive experience in...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-16/glacier-valley-names-permanent-principa
Local
Reinbold booted from caucus

...minority leadership - convened Monday morning to announce that Reinbold had been replaced by other majority members on all but one panel - House Community and Regional Affairs.House Majority Leader Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, replaced Reinbold on...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-16/reinbold-booted-caucus
State | AK legislature
Charting Southeast's economy through 2020

...Transportation Commissioner Marc Luiken.A number of other speakers will share information about Southeast industries and a panel of regional legislators will respond to audience questions.Also on day one, Rain Coast Data Director Meilani Shijvens will...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-16/charting-southeasts-economy-through-202
Local

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