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Update: Juneau school board votes to ban middle school athletics travel

The tradition of Juneau middle school sports teams traveling out of town for competitions will come...petition urging the board to continue allowing middle school sports teams to travel, and many others highlighted the merits...
Will high school activities make the grade?

...School district isn't immune. It is considering whether to ask ASAA for permission to combine some of its high school sports teams. Strickland said the idea could have Chaos Theory effects across the state, not just in Southeast."The economic...
Empire Editorial: No gray area for child predators

...also identified 27 children who Peterson photographed through a hole in a wall "leading to a gym used by visiting school sports teams in various stages of undress."Some of these images were used as online currency for trade with other pedophiles...
Middle school sports policies may change travel ban tide

...the first place. Although student fundraisers have always paid for travel, it was still banned for all middle school sports teams in the district."When our budget was cut in half, that's when we started having issues," Box said. "The...
Icebreaker Tournament feels the cold

...of that, aside from dropping some coaches, was that the Juneau School District policy is that no Juneau middle school sports teams can travel outside Juneau. However, other activities such as orchestra, band and Lego League can still fundraise...
Ex-Petersburg school employee sentenced for child porn

...and at least eight were the result of photographs taken from a hole in the wall leading to a gym used by visiting school sports teams in various stages of undress."Petersen became the subject of a federal investigation in July 2013 when an FBI...
Empire Editorial: The ban that went too far

...year, but four less times, due budget concerns. ??? Updated text below ???Did you know? Middle school sports teams in the Juneau School District, even before the out-of-town travel ban goes into effect, will take fewer...
Dr. Elliot Bruhl tapped as SEARHC Medical Director

...he enjoys hunting, fishing, skiing and gardening. Bruhl has also enjoyed providing medical care for Sitka high school sports teams at both Mt. Edgcumbe High School and Sitka High School, including the football basketball and soccer teams. For...
JSD identifies 7 hazers, 6 victims

...students involved in the May incident, Miller said. Four of the students who committed the bullying are athletes on school sports teams, he said. He would not say which teams. The other three were not affiliated with sports teams.He said that...
Empire Editorial: Confusion persists with middle school sports travel ban

...diligence only after rushing into a decision.Juneau residents should be informed of how many trips our middle school sports teams are taking outside of Juneau and how many days of school teachers and students are missing as a result. Perhaps...


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