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UCIDA pres.: Maw doesn't oppose state-managed fisheries

...exempt federal waters in Alaska's Cook Inlet from the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, the primary law governing fishing in U.S. waters, Martin said. Former Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens was one of the original crafters...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-29/ucida-pres-maw-doesnt-oppose-state-mana
State | AK legislature
Teacher's method goes beyond the worksheet

...growing in nature, as opposed to hearing about it from their teacher, or a textbook.Interaction with a subject is the primary difference between constructivism and the method of filling the empty vessel, she said. "The empty vessel method...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-21/teachers-method-goes-beyond-worksheet
Local
Cruise ships still king

...an additional $4.85 million on television spots.The primary target for Alaska vacation advertisements is between...really the bread and butter of the program is focusing on the primary target market," Jacobson said.The state has a large...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-22/cruise-ships-still-king
State
Increased cigarette tax to get public hearing

...amends the definition of "other tobacco products" to include e-cigarettes and other "vapor-inducing" products.The primary objective of the ordinance is to "reduce consumption of cigarettes and tobacco products, particularly among youth...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-14/%E2%80%A2-tax-pack-will-climb-1-3-%E2%8
Local
Middle school sports policies may change travel ban tide

...middle school travel and lack of funding were always separate issues, despite education, equity and funding being among the primary scapegoats for the ban on travel in the first place. Although student fundraisers have always paid for travel, it...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-13/middle-school-sports-policies-may-chang
Local
Letter: Consider property tax equality

...I appreciate the current tax break and would seriously consider leaving Juneau if it were eliminated. Next, since the primary interest in eliminating the tax break for seniors is revenue enhancement, I would like to offer an alternative. While...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2015-01-14/letter-consider-property-tax-equality
Letters
Coffee with a conscience

...I don't think it has a big impact on taste or flavor, that's not really why we did it," Wheeler said. "The primary benefit is for the workers and environment where the coffee is grown."Coppa is one of a dozen businesses throughout...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-08/coffee-conscience
Local
Middle school sports seek assistance from public

...inclusive, safe, competitive, and developmentally appropriate programs." According to the JSDAAC guiding principles, the primary goal of middle school activities is to maximize participation of students and enjoyment by all participants. The programs...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-01-08/middle-school-sports-seek-assistance-p
Sports
Martinez, Johnson, among 4 voted to MLB Hall of Fame

...sidelined him for the 2000 season.He combined with Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine to form a starting rotation that was the primary factor in Atlanta's record 14 consecutive playoff appearances. Now Smoltz will join the pair in the Hall following...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-01-07/martinez-johnson-among-4-voted-mlb-ha
Not For Web
Best of the season's 39 bowl games

...season by Western Kentucky's Brandon Doughty, the FBS leader.BOWL SPONSORSThere was a time when dot-coms were the primary sponsors of bowl games.Now, food and cars are king.The 2014-15 bowl season includes six games sponsored by car-related...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-12-19/best-seasons-39-bowl-games
Sports

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