Superintendent searchers hold public meeting tonight

Representatives from Ray and Associates, the firm hired by the Juneau School District to help it find its next superintendent, will lead a public...
Superintendent search public meetings tonight and tomorrow

Representatives from Ray and Associates, the superintendent search firm hired by the Juneau School District to help it find its next leader...
Legislature confirms fish board incumbents

Three incumbent members of Alaska's Board of Fisheries were unanimously confirmed after a Chugiak representative withdraw his objection to the two commercial fishers on the board.Rep. Bill Stoltze, R-Chugiak, said he objected to the...
Celebrate Earth Day at the glacier

...children's activities inside the visitor center. Dick Callahan will show attendees how to build a "rocket stove," and representatives from the Marie Drake Planetarium will help kids construct a constellation. Juneau's Commission on Sustainability...
Alaska House names 20 Native languages "official" for state

...materials in any language other than English.Juneau's newest representative, Alaska Native Sam Kito III, rose in support of the measure...the people who speak those languages," the Democratic representative said.In the waning days of the 2014 Legislature, lawmakers...
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Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

...University of Alaska Southeast's Lance Twitchell will serve as Tribal Court judge; Brandon Mayer was elected youth representative to the executive council; and William Micklin was voted 1st vice president. Second through sixth vice presidents are...
Board bumps superintendent pay to $162K

...Skype meetings with Ray and Associates rather than flying representatives up to Juneau, Saddler said.Community involvementThe...stakeholders can contribute to the superintendent search.Representatives from Ray and Associates will be in town this week to lead...
Legislative digest for Sunday, April 13, 2014

...House for further consideration.The Alaska state House of Representatives on Friday passed House Democratic Leader Chris Tuck' Rep. Steve Thompson, R-Fairbanks."I appreciate Representative Thompson's work to pass HB269," Parnell said. "By...
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Hoonah's dock divide

...their (Royal Caribbean's) fleet has the technological and mechanical ability to dock at Shaman Point."He said no representative from Royal Caribbean had contacted the city, seen a copy of the engineer's presentation, "or in any way asked for more...
Education funding fix passes House, moves to Senate

...workers' and teachers' retirement systems?The House of Representatives did little to answer either question Monday during a marathon...debate on the governor's omnibus education bill, HB278. Representatives passed the bill a minute before midnight Tuesday morning...
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