July events at Juneau Public Libraries

...Fire and Rescue, 1 p.m., Valley LibraryLearn about the science behind fire and heat with a demonstration as well as fire safety information for home.Friday, July 25: Author visit with Nick Jans, 6 p.m., Downtown LibraryNick Jans will talk about...
Motivated by racial hatred, man arrested for threatening black woman with baseball bat

...asked, indignant. "That is absolutely untrue. My mother - ."Sell then talked over him and said she's worried about the safety of the victim of the hate speech and Petticrew, based on what the other agencies told her. Sell noted that Libbrecht's mother...
Around Town for Tuesday, July 8

...monthly meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m., U.S. Coast Guard Station Juneau Buoy Deck, 345 Egan Drive. Those interested in volunteering with an organization who promotes boating safety and education invited to attend. Details: 790-2919.
Runner returns to Alaska foot race after fall

...Seward runner disappeared on the mountain and was later declared dead, incidents that prompted numerous changes to improve safety in the race, one of the riskiest footraces in the country.To mitigate the risk, Kenney wore a helmet and was accompanied...
Coast Guard encourages safety for Alaska boaters during Independence Day celebration

...encourages all boaters to participate in a boating safety class. Boating safety courses are offered throughout the country for all...Coast Guard Auxiliary and Alaska Office of Boating Safety sponsor these courses.Boaters can learn more about...
My Turn: Don't be scared of big, bad bears

...give us pause, and the opportunity to think about safety and how we relate to bears and the natural bears to de-escalate the encounter for their safety, the bear's safety and the safety of our community. Perhaps most importantly...
Youth run to new heights

...psychology students and 37 youth trained in wilderness first aid and safety.Yes, the 37 were all one and the same, attendees at the...prevention and physical therapy (Annie Albrecht); first aid and safety in the wilderness (ultra runner Houston Laws); sports psychology...
Concerns raised on direction of alcohol board

...years fell under the Department of Public Safety. In 2012, lawmakers approved putting...the Board or of the Department of Public Safety."Gov. Sean Parnell, in signing the...the commissioners of Commerce and Public Safety, Parnell said concerns had been raised...
JPD braces for busiest two days of the year

...fireworks regulations adopted in the state fire safety code,(1) "dangerous fireworks" includes all...not defined as salable fireworks;(2) "fire safety code" means the fire safety code of the state adopted and administered by the...
Concern raised with direction of regulatory board

...Control Board in an opinion piece published in the Anchorage Daily News.The board for years fell under the Department of Public Safety. In 2012, lawmakers moved it under the Commerce department, along with other industry regulatory boards. The intent was...


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