Canyon City Trail changes open for public comment

...Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, P.O. Box 517, Skagway, Alaska, 99840.For questions or paper copies of the assessment, contact Mike Tranel, superintendent, at 983-9200 or visit
Senate OKs revised No Child education law, compromise needed

...such as Common Core.Alexander called the bipartisan vote "remarkable" and said it sends a message to the many superintendents, teachers and parents who have told him that No Child needs to be overhauled."We hear you, we know you want...
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Families welcome Japanese students

...Juneau families, city representatives were also present to welcome their international guests.Juneau School District Superintendent Mark Miller gave the students a lesson in American expressions, with the assistance of translator Yuki Hamada, and City...
Replacement for No Child Left Behind passes U.S. Senate

...include other modes of measurement in their accountability systems outside of the standardized tests.Juneau School District Superintendent Mark Miller said the district supports the legislation and a move away from No Child Left Behind standards."As a first...
Juneau man is temporary Haines schoolmaster

...has been named the interim superintendent of the Haines Borough School...includes 12 years as Klawock's superintendent, 15 years in the Bering Strait...and 11 months as interim superintendent in Cordova, among other positions...
Pocket Park reopens after brief closure

...of controversy - may not be to blame, according to city building manager Charlie Ford.Facilities, Parks and Landscape Superintendent Brent Fischer recommended the closure of the park late last week after a maintenance worker found broken glass in the park's...
Kenai groups prepare for potential workplace violence

...this woman doesn't receive support she might not come back."School district spokesperson Pegge Erkeneff and Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones attended the event Thursday. The two participated in roundtable discussions with other local entities, which...
Superintendent Miller dishes over soup the bills next fall without a finalized education budget? It likely won't come to that, but Juneau School District Superintendent Mark Miller has seen it happen before."I've seen budgets run five months over," Miller said during Tuesday's...
After years of declining crime, a spike in violence

...out of the hands of residents and seen its attempts to stiffen gun laws thwarted by state lawmakers.A frustrated Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy said the laws are so toothless that gang members are more worried about being beaten up by their gangs for...
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JSD, airport staff ask for millions

...bonds), the Juneau district is faced with a long list of needed school improvements but no way to pay for them.District Superintendent Mark Miller and city public works director Rorie Watt presented a list of $2.6 million in school projects and a request...


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