Police bust middle schoolers for drugs

...Floyd Dryden Middle School encountered the law last week when a couple of their classmates were arrested on drug charges. Principal Jim Thompson confirmed Monday that he has been in contact with both the Juneau Police Department and the Juneau School District...
Where the world ends up when the ocean spits it out

...Another kind of "normal" debris is less bizarre, but still harmful to marine life. Auke Bay Laboratories' Jacek Maselko was principal investigator for a paper on Dungeness crab pot ghost fishing, published in the North American Journal of Fisheries Management...
Students get the full monty

...School officials aren't laughing.The school's assistant principal, Kimberley McNamara, told the Empire she could not say what...informed that the student had been located and was in the principal's office.It's not the first time JDHS has seen a streaker...
Crimson Bears leading scorer removed from team

...It is a pretty small community," Miller said. "Typically what happens, in a fairly short period of time, either the principal or the coach will get information via word-of-mouth, text, or email, at which point they have an obligation to look...
A year later, economic plan nearly complete

...backside of Douglas Island, as the plan recommends.During the meeting, Calvin, Barbara Sheinberg, Sheinberg Associates principal and senior planner, and Sarah Bronstein, Sheinberg's community planner, explained to Assembly members how they came up...
Eleven honored at JDHS student lunch ethic and citizenship. "These students exemplify what it means to be a JDHS Crimson Bear," Kim McNamara, Assistant Principal, said in an email to the Empire.The students recognized were Noah Williams, Chelsea Harris, Joe Greenough, Jasper MacNaughton...
Alaska Editorial: UA system will need strong leadership, support from the state from which he retired as four-star general and commander of all U.S. air forces in the Pacific region.One of the principal achievements of his tenure atop the UA system is the Shaping Alaska's Future initiative, which began in October 2011...
Aviation company inspires rural Alaska students

...state.Upon landing in Nondalton last year, the school's principal told Seaver and Natwick that they shouldn't expect a lot...excited and interested in everything," said Kokhanok School Principal Nicole Metzgar. "They got to look at the helicopter and...
Former Don Young challenger is new admin commissioner

...Fisher would be based.Prior to working on the state's executive branch, Hanley taught and served as an elementary school principal in the Anchorage School District. He's lived in Alaska since he was 10 and graduated from its public schools as well as...
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On the Trails: Chickadees of the north

...but nest predation on chestnut-backed chickadee nests can be as high as 50 or 60 percent of nests; red squirrels are a principal predator on eggs and chicks.When chickadees forage through the canopy, they often hang upside down to glean from the undersides...


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