Census weighs changes to counting American Indians

...and discussions about Native American identity in a changing nation, officials said.Dee Ann Alexander, a census tribal specialist, said past censuses didn't ask whether someone was an enrolled tribal member. She says there was an American Indian box...
SHI joins forces with Any Given Child

...19-20. Students will experience a 45-minute performance that will include three cultural stories. An elementary art specialist prepared the students for the excursion by developing an art kit that was used to teach all second graders in the school district...
Kenai Peninsula tackling invasive plant problem

...The funds for fighting elodea have been provided without help from the state, said Heather Stewart, a natural resource specialist for the Alaska Department of Natural Resources. The treatment projects have been supported by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife...
Department solicits interest from content support specialists

JUNEAU - The Department of Education & Early Development plans to seek content support specialists later this spring. Content support specialists provide districts with specialized support services as needed in language arts, visual arts...
Regional News
New specialists for the Hearing Center

...Center is adding two new specialists to its staff. Terrill Angell...Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist in SE Alaska, we will now...Hearing Center Co-owner and Specialist Ken Klepinger stated in an...state-licensed hearing instrument specialist. She also has additional...
City museum to host 'Coffee and Collections'

Andrew Bogar, Disaster Program Specialist at the American Red Cross of Alaska, will speak Saturday at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum as part of the museum's regular...
Whale specialist talks to Chamber

This week's Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon features an appearance by Aleria Jensen, marine mammal specialist with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.Jensen will present a talk entitled "Bubblenets and Blowholes: Managing...
No. 2 Baylor loses QB Russell to season-ending neck injury

...of a playoff spot will go on without star quarterback Seth Russell, who needs season-ending neck surgery.Russell saw a specialist Monday, two days after he fractured a bone during a win over Iowa State. The school said surgery was recommended to repair...
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Program expands Southeast scope

...Springs and other rural towns in Southeast Alaska, medical specialists think they've found a way to replace medevac flights...they've learned that it's important to get someone to see a specialist the same day they walk in the door. The telemedicine program...
Juneau housing commission looks Outside for fresh ideas

A visiting urban planner warned Juneau housing specialists Monday to not lose sight of old housing as they build new homes to cope with the city's housing crunch.The Affordable Housing...


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