http://sealaska.com
  •  
  •  
In wake of Davis exemption, MLB's Adderall policy needs to be modified

...Texas Rangers.OK, his bad. The rules are the rules and they are posted in every major league clubhouse. Whatever the substance involved, all a player has to do is go to the athletic trainers or team doctors and ask whether a drug or supplement violates...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-12-17/wake-davis-exemption-mlbs-adderall-pol
Sports
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014

...Troopers, Juneau Post, arrested Ryan Martin, 26 of Juneau, on a $5,000 arrest warrant for misconduct involving a controlled substance in the third degree and violating conditions of release. He was taken to LCCC.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-16/police-fire-tuesday-dec-16-2014
Local
Update: Police arrest TMHS student for knife, drugs

...the Juneau Police Department specified that the 15-year-old student had a sheath knife, drug paraphernalia and a plant substance resembling marijuana in his backpack.Police were made aware of the situation when a staff member at Thunder Mountain High...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-12/police-arrest-tmhs-student-knife-drugs
Local
UA campuses to go smoke, tobacco free

...funding, marijuana use and posession is prohibited on its property, despite Alaska voters' recent decision to legalize the substance.UA campuses have a year to implement the new policy, said Michael Ciri, University of Alaska Southeast Vice Chancellor...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-12/ua-campuses-go-smoke-tobacco-free
Local
Concerns raised about marijuana law

...recreational use of marijuana could lead to more substance abuse and make it difficult for employers...Native leaders stems from the damage substance abuse has inflicted on indigenous people...marijuana is still considered a controlled substance at the federal level.Alaska's law...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-03/concerns-raised-about-marijuana-law
State
North Pole sues over refinery contamination

...Resources and previous owner Williams Alaska Petroleum for releasing hazardous substances into the groundwater beneath the refinery.Sulfolane is one of the substances identified in the lawsuit, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported."The...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-30/north-pole-sues-over-refinery-contamina
State
Lawmakers prepare to take up pot issues

...incoming chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Lesil McGuire, said she plans to file legislation that would allow the substances to be managed separately.McGuire, an Anchorage Republican who voted for the initiative, said her bill also might address...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-05/lawmakers-prepare-take-pot-issues
State
Months after drug bust, Juneau couple faces charges

...methamphetamine or more, and 100 grams or more of a mixture and substance containing a detectable amount of heroin. It has a mandatory...for endangering the welfare of a child by having controlled substances in a vehicle or dwelling. But she does not have any criminal...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-05/months-after-drug-bust-juneau-couple-fa
Local
My Turn: Examining the toxicity of cannibis

While no substance is 100 percent safe...circumstances, some substances are more dangerous...relative danger of one substance verses another.Alcohol...to enjoy a non toxic substance, nor is it the role...government to dictate what substances a person chooses to...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-15/my-turn-examining-toxicity-cannibis
Opinion
Munoz a woman of her word

...this community over those years. One of those unfortunate changes is the increased rate of infants born addicted to illicit substances and prescription drugs. My co-workers and I have had increasing struggles dealing with this moral dilemma. There were...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-31/mu%C3%B1oz-woman-her-word
Letters

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING