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Gastineau Apartments owner confronts Assembly

...long and we need action," she said.In February, representatives from the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation inspected the premises to determine their interest in partnering with the city on an affordable housing project. AHFC concluded the Gastineau Apartments...
My Turn: Educating within our means

I was channel surfing the other day and came across a TV show called "Tiny Homes" (or something to that effect). The premise of the show is that people who are living in 1,000- to 3,000-square-foot homes downsize into 100- to 300-square-foot...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015

...200 block of Seward Street.Disturbance? At 10:18 p.m. Monday, 18-year-old Devon Rivera trespassed on a licensed premise in the 100 block of Franklin Street while being under 21 years old. He failed to stop when ordered by police and resisted arrest...
At liquor store, ski mask is ticket to jail

...Regional Hospital, then taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center. He was charged with two misdemeanors for being a minor on a premise licensed to sell alcohol and for resisting arrest by using force.The store's manager on Tuesday declined to comment on...
Living and growing: Who is my neighbor?

...things that need to be fixed and offered to fix them. Because we are a smoke-free campus, we asked them to not smoke on the premises and they respected that, for the most part. Many people might think we were the "neighbor" because we provided a place...
My Turn: The folly of Chenault's federal land grab

...lands within their boundaries. But Utah's legislators believe the state's delegation agreed to this in 1894 under the premise that the federal government would eventually sell all those lands to the private sector. And after it was sold, the state...
Lawmakers discuss federal issues with pot legalization

...possession of concentrates or hash oil once they are incorporated into edibles, and how to know whether marijuana at a given premises came from plants grown there, and thus is not subject to the 1-ounce limit.The bill being discussed in the finance committee...
Review: 'Lucy' won't stretch your brain capacity

So let's start with the enticing premise of Luc Besson's "Lucy," starring Scarlett Johansson: Human beings only use 10 percent of their brain capacity. Imagine what...
My Turn: Emotion and the police

...editorial, the Juneau Empire made the argument that we should use logic and not emotion. I would completely agree with that premise; however, I would like to point out what I would consider some errors in the logic the Empire used. If we use the Empire...
Intergalactic Nemesis to present live-action comic book on JDHS stage

...Target Earth" Live Action Graphic Novel at the Juneau Douglas High School Auditorium, Tuesday, Jan. 20, at 7 p.m.The premise of this multi-part performance piece is simple: it's an adventure story set in 1933, featuring reporter Molly Sloan...


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