Teachers' union talks 'game day'

...even in broad terms, cannot be shared with anyone not directly involved directly in the negotiations, said JEA Rights Chair Sara Hannan. Hannan said it's a closed-door process up until the contract is released to all the members of the union."We're...
Runners race for homeless, Empire Cup

...55, m, 26:2318 Ron Cake, 43, m, 26:3719 Darla Orbistondo, 52, f, 26:3920 Joann Rieselbach, 54, f, 26:4621 Sara Raster, 51, f, 26:5222 Molly Hillis, 42, f, 27:1623 David Barnack, 52, m, 27:1924 Brenda Bowers, 51, f, 28...
Local employees volunteer for Day of Caring

...collect food for the Southeast Alaska Food Bank as an extension project for United Way's Day of Caring on Saturday, Oct. 3; Northrim employees will also be volunteering on this day. Call Sara Truitt at (907) 463-5530 with questions.
Ketchikan residents sentenced for trafficking narcotics

...prosecutors.U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Burgess sentenced Robert Duane Moriarty, 36, to five years in prison, and Sara Skan, 35, to 18 months in prison during a hearing in Juneau federal court. Both were also required to be on probation after...
Hasty Half runners take their time

...there were no more races on the race calendar in Juneau."So Hasty's sisters Sandee Holst and Sheryl Hales, and friends Sara Raster, Stacy Grummett and Laura Scholes, organized one for her.The run was such a hit that they decided to do it again...
Muslim group doesn't fault school, police for detention

...turn on projectors at school, they said."I remember seeing him in middle school, and he used to always bring stuff," said Sara Williams, 15. "He was just one of those kids that created stuff."Nicholas Martin, also 15, said authorities "were just...
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Who's your diva, week 4

...Beluga' under her tutelage.Three singers who have influenced you throughout your singing career: I love Michael Buble and Sara Bareilles! My third choice would be Pentatonix, a wonderful a cappella singing group with five incredibly talented vocalists...
Fall Arts Preview: Season of beginnings

...concerts last season. Also new at the symphony is Laura Haywood, who took over as executive director following the departure of Sara Radke Brown (who now serves as arts education director with the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council). Here's a look at what...
Fireweed yields tasty treats from Kenai bees

...because of its prevalence, he said.The market for fireweed honey, both local and Outside, has been gaining momentum, said Sara Souders, owner of Sarah's Alaska Honey in Kenai. On a good year, and this has been a good year, she ships hundreds of pounds...
Parents want son with Down syndrome to attend local school

...every public school should be able to accommodate a student with Down syndrome or another disability in the classroom," said Sara Hart Weir, president of the Washington, D.C.-based National Down Syndrome Society. She said her organization hears of...
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