Pure Sole: Trail Etiquette

...a friend if possible. If you plan on an outing of several hours, bring ample amounts of sustenance along and leave a trip planner with someone who will be looking forward to your return.I think the most important thing about trail-running etiquette...
Bearfest kicks off Wednesday in Wrangell

...Skibo, Russian River interagency management coordinator with the Chugach National Forest; Dee Galla, outdoor recreation planner for the Anan Wildlife Observatory; and Joe Delabrue, area wildlife biologist for the Wrangell Ranger District, US Forest...
Downtown's 'visual pollution' draws Juneau Assembly's attention

...Street downtown are peppered with illegal signs, a city senior planner told the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly, and the Assembly...tourist-centric area near the cruise ship docks, said senior city planner Laura Boyce at the Assembly meeting."It's less expensive...
Housing commission: Less talk, more action's that it will take investment and compromise from all partners to unstick Juneau's housing market. Thomas Eddington, a planner and landscape architect with czb, got into some specifics, mentioning inclusionary zoning and density bonuses. That elicited...
Juneau housing commission looks Outside for fresh ideas

A visiting urban planner warned Juneau housing specialists Monday to not lose sight of old housing...houses because the workers don't have houses they can afford.Senior Planner Beth McKibben mentioned before the meeting that the number of seasonal...
Delta brought more passengers to both airlines, says adviser

...Delta's competition provides is creating new passengers who want to make the trip to Juneau, said John Yarnish, senior airport planner with Anchorage-based AECOM.More than the beautiful scenery that Juneau offers, he said, air travelers value low ticket...
As suicide conference opens, lecturers stress attention to roots of problem

...experiences" and their impact.Shirley Pittz, of the Alaska Early Childhood Coordinating Council, and Patrick Sidmore, a planner with the Alaska Mental Health Board, presented research demonstrating the effects of trauma, especially at young ages.The...
Yakutat organizations, community members band together to save town

...investing $1000 or more. BEAUTIFICATIONOnce people come to town, Rhonda Coston wants to keep them there. Coston, the city planner, is passionate about town beautification, cutting brush, and the trash clean-up city workers and volunteers have done...
Riverbend preparing AVID learners

...At the elementary school level, AVID focuses on teaching kids organizational skills for keeping a tidy binder, an agenda planner and a specific columned method for note-taking. It also develops in students critical thinking skills by defining and encouraging...
The fifth annual Yakutat Tern Festival kicks off May 28

...will discuss conservation actions that can be taken to keep birds safe throughout the year.? Join Regional Land Management Planner Mike Goldstein in exploring the unique timing and migration of Aleutian terns as they travel across the world. Goldstein will...


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