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My Turn: Smaller PFD check is a nudge in the right direction

...price well worth paying to end this impasse," the Editorial Board wrote. That's true, but not only is this a short-term solution that will wake everyone up but it also carries a greater negative impact on the most economically vulnerable people...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-05-22/my-turn-smaller-pfd-check-nudge-right
Opinion
Intervention by governor spares bears' lives

...mount if bear relocation became normal state policy.A Department of Fish and Game statement said relocation was a short-term solution to the long-term bear problem in Anchorage.The department urged all Anchorage residents to store trash inside...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-20/intervention-governor-spares-bears-live
State | AK legislature
Juneau asked, candidates answered

...If we can make cuts that bring in those additional dollars without causing problems ... that's sort of a short-term solution" he said.Gregory was just as careful with talk of removing exemptions. He said he would protect the senior...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-09-18/juneau-asked-candidates-answered
Local
IHS proposes caps as federal budget deadline nears

...bound to fully fund operational costs or contract support costs. The Indian Health Service says the caps are a short-term solution that keeps the department within it's budget and that the proposal does not defy the Supreme Court's decision...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-09-18/ihs-proposes-caps-federal-budget-deadli
State
Planners suggest tourism solutions

...accommodate more cruise ships. Transportation consultants from Kittelson & Associates of Portland, Ore., suggested short-term solutions to congestion, such as increasing the visibility of crosswalks, requiring stores to install awnings that cover...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090503/loc_planners.shtml
News
Battle of the islands

...amendment before voters to allow a rural priority for subsistence hunting and fishing. Graham sees that as only a short-term solution, though. He wants to push for changes in the federal law that requires a rural preference, so the state can...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102402/sta_legangoon.shtml
News
Study recommends removing wooden Lemon Creek bridge

...of Natural Resources and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Removing the RediMix Bridge would be the first short-term solution. "Removal of the bridge (would) immediately lower this water surface elevation and increase the hydraulic gradient...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112104/loc_20041121007.shtml
News
Tenakee eyes solutions to its fiscal crisis

...tax from 1 percent to 2 percent. For the first time, the city might impose a property tax. "These are some short-term solutions," Wilson said. "We look forward to receiving some funding from the state." The Chichagof Island town is...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021505/sta_20050215001.shtml
News
My Turn: Please forget it's an election year and give us a plan

...Permanent Fund or seasonal sales taxes, but that's because we don't want you to just throw the money away on short-term solutions. We don't want to have to listen to you whine and complain a few years from now when the price of oil drops...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031302/opE_myturn3.shtml
Opinion
Efforts continue to improve Auke Lake

...12 to 15 buoys would be set afloat.Promoting a current groundskeeper's assistant to a park ranger is also a short-term solution that would lend to more proactive policing of Auke Lake.Safety concerns arose late last year when a jet ski accident...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-05-07/efforts-continue-improve-auke-lake
Local

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