Teachers' union talks 'game day'

...a new negotiation tactic known as interest based bargaining (IBB). It's a dialogue-heavy method made up of a team members from both sides of the line, which means more face-to-face time.Previously, one representative from each side...
Local employees volunteer for Day of Caring

...Each business/employer donates up to four hours of their employee's time to complete these projects. The employee team members receive a "LIVE UNITED" t-shirt and a complimentary breakfast at DIPAC Fish Hatchery before starting their projects...
Leaders growing into leaders times but also by the personal improvements.That improvement is lead by the individuals chosen by coaches and team members to lead their morning practices, makes sure homework is done and mirrors the values expected along school hallways...
Becoming Alaskan: Surviving the Klondike - Round 2 one we dropped our items in; gooey Clif Bar Shot Blocks, glow sticks, mini bottles of tequila, and so on. One team member even wrote a poem complete with 10 stanzas - one for each leg of the relay.Shortly after, our team headed for the...
Black bear with head stuck in jug tranquilized, relocated

...from officers with the Juneau Police Department. Sell said ADFG requested the officers stay on site while she and a team member attempted to subdue the bear due to concerns of good Samaritans putting themselves in harm's way by trying to render...
Local | Outdoors
Crimson Bears tennis nets funds

...Alaska Club.The annual tournament is a fundraiser for the Crimson Bears for team expenses while also providing JDHS team members with invaluable match experience against local adult players.The tournament drew over 35 junior and adult competitors...
In 2015, nearly 3 dozen Alaska villages lack basic plumbing

...water from a variety of sources with membrane filters and ultraviolet light for reuse. That proposal - submitted after team members visited each village this year - calls for homeowners to choose individual components, such as a shower and toilet...
Artifacts found may be related to Russian shipwreck

...researchers is to find out as much as they can about that copper."We're going to do some metallurgy. One of the team members is a metallurgist at Purdue University. He and his students are going to do some metallurgy," he said.A London-based...
Co-founder of Alaska extreme ski race dies in ATV accident

...first backcountry skiing championships, attracting thrill-seekers like Dean Cummings to Valdez.He was a U.S. Ski team member from New Mexico, but he never experienced anything like the rush of the Alaska event."When we arrived, it was more...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

...Juneau Mountain Rescue near Sunny Cove. The man activated his personal locator beacon after becoming lost, to which JMR team member Jarvis Schultz told the Empire was accurate within 50 feet. A lesson can be learned here for those of us who sometimes...


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