Prosecutor: 6 officers indicted in death of Baltimore man

...who said he moved to Baltimore from New York to join the protests, called the indictment "only a first step.""The only thing that got the charges in the first place was when people rose up and then more people around the country stood up...
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Empire Editorial: Unacceptable.

...Legislature should meet. This is the wrong question to be asking.But the livelihoods of state employees are not the only thing at stake. Look to the City and Borough of Juneau's budget or the Juneau School District budget; each of these will...
Tongass plan makes its debut

...find middle ground, voting 14-0 to approve the recommendations.Once the final recommendations are submitted, the only thing to do until the draft EIS is released in September is wait. Troll commended the Forest Service for its commitment...
Empire Editorial: Empowered enough to get the job done

...facilities is used; how resources and personnel are managed; decide marketing strategies to increase use; and set fees. The only thing the pool board can't do that other empowered boards can is fire its director. Still, all-in-all the board sounds...
Empire Editorial: Juneau Empire picks up 21 Alaska Press Club awards

...any other region of Alaska - and we suspect it may be better than any other in the United States.Numbers aren't the only thing that matter, of course. While quantity has a quality of its own, it helps to have a quantity of quality. Southeast...
Walker asks for more action in limbo session

...Meyer said the Senate won't be holding any more bill hearings."We feel like our work is done," he said. "The only thing that's keeping us here is closing out the (operating budget). ... There is no reason or need to bring up other...
State | AK legislature
All 'buts' stink, and Bond refreshes their aromas

...them the importance of paying attention to detail. After his pro career he began hanging around business people."The only thing I missed was being around 15 other people who think they are the best in the world at what they do," Bond said...
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On Writing: The existential keyboard our responsibility to our readers.That's what gets left out of Beckett's vision in "Waiting for Godot"; the only thing that can make Didi and Gogo budge is a responsibility to others. That responsibility would liberate them from their...
How a planned fiber-optic link from Juneau to Whitehorse will benefit you

...the ocean - and the Internet - will be flowing along.The Yukon corridorThe Lynn Canal fiber-optic cable isn't the only thing brewing north of Juneau. For the past two years, the Alaska and Yukon governments have been working to establish...
Marijuana board bill advances in Legislature

...earned more than $14 million (through Oct. 31, 2014) in tax revenue from marijuana sales."I guess oil's not the only thing we have now," Rep. Tammie Wilson, R-North Pole, said in response to those figures.In response to a question...
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