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Reviving city as the 'People's Capital'

...economic plan have attracted few young people, said Sarah Bronstein, a community planner...Juneau's education system to prepare young people to fill empty positions left by retiring...schools is invaluable to moving young people successfully through universities and...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-31/reviving-city-peoples-capital
Local
Alaska, Oregon are ground zero in pot fight

...older and more conservative.If young people 18 to 29 years old vote like they did...Kaufman, campaign director for Yes on 91. People need to mark their ballots, and then...campuses, and a Facebook app that lets people track whether their friends have voted...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-31/alaska-oregon-are-ground-zero-pot-fight
State
Letter: Begich Enables Obama

...the liberty interests of the American people?" Mr. Turley answered: "The danger...rate are all down while the number of people on food stamps has increased by 44 percent...president took office, but only because fewer people are looking for work. Average unemployment...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-10-31/letter-begich-enables-obama
Letters
My Turn: The Unity Ticket and American exceptionalism

...than this.The United States and its people are exceptional in many respects, but...representing the interests of all of our people has had its setbacks, as well as its...face. Once again, all of the Alaskan people will be invited to bring their ideas and...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-31/unity-ticket-and-american-exceptionalis
Opinion
Will climate change move Alaska, South Pacific residents?

...Human Rights Implications of Climate Change and Population Displacement" will explore the way climate change is affecting where people live. The talk is at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 5 at KTOO Public Media's @360 studio. It's free to attend.

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-10-31/will-climate-change-move-alaska-sout
Outdoors
ASCAB now accepting applications for Alaska community grant program

...Andreassen, president of American Seafoods Company, said. "The people and organizations we provide assistance to are an important...the need in the community, project benefits, the number of people who will benefit from the program, and the ability to garner...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-10-31/ascab-now-accepting-applications-ala
Outdoors
Begich, Sullivan face off

...campaign responded quickly by providing reporters a link to an ad, featuring people identified as longtime Stevens' voters explaining why they supported Begich...have to amend the constitution to make clear that corporations are not people.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-31/begich-sullivan-face
State
Higher tobacco tax is right for Juneau

...or replace current funding of prevention services. Tobacco tax revenue should be used to fund programs that will benefit the people who will be paying it. Currently 60 percent of tobacco tax revenue goes toward social service block grants, while 20 percent...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-31/higher-tobacco-tax-right-juneau
Letters
Gold Town to show documentary on pot legalization Monday

...the Nov. 4 ballot. Defined as ""An Act to tax and regulate the production, sale, and use of marijuana," it would allow people age 21 and older to possess up to one ounce of marijuana and to grow and process up to six plants, with three or fewer being...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-10-30/gold-town-show-documentary-pot-legalizati
Art
My Turn: In support of the re-election of Munoz

...there with so very many more.She is an honorable, committed and caring woman of great integrity with a heart to serve the people. Juneau is fortunate to have her serving us in the Legislature. Please join me in supporting Rep. Cathy Munoz for re-election...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-31/support-re-election-mu%C3%B1oz
Opinion

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