My Turn: An open plea to fellow cyclists

...htm#allages).For cyclists who think they are somehow safer here in the remote rainforest, Juneau drivers are actually...argue that there is less traffic, and that you are somehow safer from a collision here in Juneau compared to, say, Anchorage...
Considering cannabis

...spent millions of dollars trying to fight a war that couldn't be won."Bickford said smoking marijuana is "objectively safer" than drinking alcohol - yet being caught with pot could have long-lasting detrimental effects on Alaskans."When you get...
Around Town for Tuesday, July 29

...m., AWARE. Tuesday evenings. Rotating topics include personal boundaries, naming and expressing feelings, keeping it safe at home, chemical use and abuse, self-esteem, families and change, and problem solving and conflict resolution. Free...
My Turn: U.S. must show resolve against Russian aggression

...experienced in the past year, reminded me there's no place on Earth safe from the power of nature. Wherever we go, we're subject to...direction.It is easy to think that we here in Southeast Alaska are safe in a world of our own when it comes to events in the far away...
City mulls fence regs to protect moose

...some decorative fences, officials in Alaska's largest city are considering regulations to make the gothic-style fences safer.The Anchorage Assembly on Aug. 5 will hold a public hearing on proposed regulations for metal palisade fences that have spiked...
Harassment amid the fantasy

...clearly stated policy and says staff members should to be trained to handle sexual harassment complaints."It makes it feel safer for the person being harassed to report it and also for bystanders who witness (inappropriate behavior)," Keyhan said...
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Parnell picks apart issues

...Uncertainty is created, and that equals risk for Alaskans," Parnell said, adding that the billions invested "will go to a safer place. It's the nature of economics, and it's the nature of what you and I would do if our money if our savings were at...
Thanks from Eagle River United Methodist Camp Champ 2014

...added to that tradition this June at Juneau's Camp Champ - a four day camp for a special group of kids who would benefit from a safe and trusting outdoor camp with plenty of healthy food, organized activities and an emphasis on non-violent conflict resolution...
Around Town for Monday, July 28

...796-8975.Taku Toastmasters, noon-1 p.m., Federal Building, fifth floor conference room, Room 541. Public invited. A safe, fun environment to learn public speaking skills. Details: Velja, 321-4988. Free tours, 1 p.m. every weekday, NOAA...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down off with them. Bartlett Regional Hospital was initially told to expect 25 casualties from the derailment. Luckily, passengers were mostly safe aside from a few bumps, scrapes and stitches. The incident could have been a lot worse.


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