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Students learn safety, leadership on patrol

KETCHIKAN - Safety and Pride Patrol leaders at the Tongass School of Arts and Sciences officially suited up for the first time Monday, donning orange vests, hats and gloves with reflectors and flashing lights.
Polls open for Juneau municipal election

Voters will head to the polls today to elect the City and Borough of Juneau's 13th mayor since incorporation in 1970, as well as two new members of the CBJ Assembly and three members of the Juneau School District Board of Education.
Ketchikan teacher wants kids to feel the music

KETCHIKAN - The plain little music room next to the entryway of Tongass School of Arts and Sciences Thursday was aswirl with dancing students singing a song about the aurora borealis."If we are shifting colors of swirling light...
School board interviews candidates for open seat

The Juneau School District Board of Education interviewed six applicants to fill a former member's unexpired term Monday, with board President Sally Saddler pronouncing all of them to be qualified and strong candidates.
Lium among 4 BP Southeast Alaska teachers of excellence

ANCHORAGE - Four teachers from Southeast Alaska are among more than 30 Alaska teachers honored as 2013 BP Teachers of Excellence. The 18th Annual BP Teachers of Excellence program received nearly 1,400 nominations from across Alaska.
Michelle Johnston

Resident of Juneau since 2010. Resident of Ketchikan from 1994-1995 and 2005-2010. Born in Virginia into a military family, was raised in the South Carolina, moved to Utah for college where I lived for 18 years.
Five compete for three school board seats

The Juneau School District Board of Education, more commonly referred to as the school board, has either two or three of its seven seats up for election every year. This year, there are three seats up, and there are five candidates vying to fill them.
Poole resigns from school board

Kim Poole announced her resignation from the Juneau School District Board of Education Tuesday night, creating a vacancy on the board that will be filled on an interim basis until next October's municipal election.
State Briefs

Gov. appoints DNR head, Game Board, UA regents; Anchorage man rescued from mine shaft; State responds to Kmart closures; Veteran folk musician performs today; Inter-island Ferry celebrates anniversary; Ketchikan board OKs charter school
Combining story & song

As a child in Juneau, CrossSound co-founder Jocelyn Clark used to go to the museum on the weekends to hear Walter Williams tell stories.
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