Skijoring: Winter fun with your dog

...derived from a Norwegian word that means ski driving - involves being pulled on skis by various means including horses or motor vehicles.The canine-powered version is like dog-sledding without the sled."It's not just for the arctic breeds people typically...
Lawmakers want bill to decriminalize marijuana fast tracked a receptacle or marijuana accessory that contains marijuana and is open, with evidence that pot has been consumed in the vehicle.The voter initiative also prohibited public consumption; that section would be repealed under the judiciary committee's...
My Turn: Transparency for Juneau Access

...project is projected to be $193 million more than operating day ferries in Lynn Canal. Another slide showed that 1,345 vehicles are expected to travel each day between Juneau and Haines or Skagway. That's not a fact. It's an estimate based on a...
Police & Fire for Friday, Jan. 23, 2015

...a 25-year-old woman reported her vehicle was shot by a person with a BB gun in...of Mendenhall Mall Road. The suspect vehicle was located and impounded. Investigation...a landslide on Gastineau Avenue and a vehicle fire on Mendenhall Loop Road. Regarding...
Ferry system plans new fare structure, reservation system

...charge for the most popular routes as part of the formula. There will also be methods for calculating the costs to bring a vehicle onboard or rent a cabin.Ultimately, the ferry system also wants to recover a larger proportion of its costs. The report...
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Police & Fire for Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015

...600 block of Willoughby Avenue.Motor vehicle crash? At 10:05 p.m. Thursday...17-year-old boy were involved in a single-vehicle crash on Tongass Boulevard by Hayes Way...Saturday, a 29-year-old man reported his vehicle was struck by an unknown vehicle in the...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015

...calls, one false fire alarm, one false carbon monoxide detector alarm, one motor vehicle crash with injuries and one public service call for a disabled vehicle.? On Saturday, CCFR responded to nine EMS calls and one false fire alarm.
Police & Fire for Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015

...cited and released for misuse of plates on Jennifer Drive. The vehicle he was in was impounded for safekeeping.Theft? At 1:29 p.m. Tuesday, JPD investigated a report of a vehicle rifling in the Juneau area.?At 2:18 p.m. Tuesday...
Summit brings global minds

...innovations with seafood byproducts and forward movement has been made on renewable energy projects like installing more electric vehicle charging stations.For the 2015 summit and those in the past, JEDC has invited speakers to present examples of cluster working...
Prefiled bills in plain English

...meritorious service awards.? HB 62 - Kreiss-Tomkins - People living in Alaska communities without a Department of Motor Vehicles office can be issued a restricted driver's license that allows them to drive locally but not on state highways or outside...
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