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Local family gives big for Seward statue

...since 1939.When Juneau resident Rich Poor found out about the William H. Seward...all five of us agreed on it," Rich Poor joked.His brother, Woody Poor...were all born in Juneau. All of Rich Poor's children and grandchildren still...
Review: 'McFarland' tells inspiring true tale

...He, his wife (Maria Bello) and their daughters, ages 10 and almost 15, move to McFarland, Calif., a farm-rich, poor town in the Central Valley. The girls hate it but it was the only place that would hire Jim to teach a couple of classes...
Ice rink fans await vote

...bare-bones facility will need about $1.4 million,'' said Rich Poor, president of the Douglas Fourth of July Committee...state, city and private sources, the committee's Rich Poor said. ``But if the ticket fails this time around...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Juneau a disservice by decision By Rich Poor The current ferry schedule here when your term is up? Rich Poor Share this page: Print Email Reddit Archives Letter by Rich Poor Governor did Juneau a disservice...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...solution to the ferry-road dispute By Rich Poor A positive solution to improving...playground from the rest of us. Rich Poor Share this page: Print Email Digg Reddit Archives Letter by Rich Poor A solution to the ferry-road dispute...
Some recreation requires distance

Rich Poor (My Turn, May 12) says he's never been to Berners Bay, and appears to have little knowledge of outdoor recreation opportunities...
New road plan a dead end

Rich Poor's Aug. 15 My Turn guest column calling the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities' announcement that the...
Alaskans won't drive to Juneau

Rich Poor's "My Turn: Road is realistic too" (Oct.20) was way off the mark when it comes to the Anchorage and Interior perspective...
Stuff of comic books

Rich Poor's My Turn in the Empire on Sunday continues another in a series of My Turns that persistently push "the cul-de-sac road...
Pavement won't improve Southeast

Rich Poor's most recent "My Turn" puts forth the misguided mentality that the more ground that's paved, the better off we are. It...


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