To raise revenue, Juneau Assembly targets tax exemptions

In the ongoing push to whip Juneau's city budget into better shape, the Assembly's tax exemption committee has turned its focus to three of Juneau's...
Photo: Whip splash

...he is flung around from behind a boat on Auke Lake. Fritz Moser, who was driving the boat, said he has a fun time trying to whip his nephews off the tubes as they try to hang on. Moser was at the lake with his family, along with more than a dozen other...
Tlingit/Haida master weaver to teach her craft in Sitka

...Mould for basket (beginners should bring a cap/top from a spray can like PAM);? Basin for water (i.e. large cool whip container);? Paring knife.This 2-credit course will tailor individual instruction to the personal skill level of each...
Brazil World Cup killed 'beautiful game'

...from Neymar, the team's principal entertainer now out with a broken back.The pre-game soundtrack played in stadiums to whip up the crowds includes "Thunderstruck" by hard-rock band AC/DC, appropriate for the muscular, functional football Brazil...
In the stacks: New cookbooks

...when all you want is something quick, easy and tasty, and if you're eating vegan, that can be a little tough at times. Whip out this small, creatively illustrated cookbook and start flipping pages: should it be tempeh tacos? Swedish Neatballs? Pumpkin...
Pool diving accident leaves Razdolna teen paralyzed

...of the activities. "The real emphasis was to get him back in with the rest of his classmates," said Razdolna Principal Tim Whip. "He's back being part of the school instead of being isolated at home and everybody going to the house."In addition to...
Fairbanks man keeps pushing for local rink

...also collects skating trade magazines and skating-related DVDs like a copy of the musical "Xanadu," and roller derby film "Whip It!" He keeps a copy of a 2013 Fairbanks City Council resolution praising his advocacy for a new roller rink as well as for...
Alaska Editorial: Focus on reducing FASD, not political points

...nationally about the harm caused by drinking during a pregnancy.It likely didn't get the attention this time because it doesn't whip supporters into a tizzy - and pull money from their wallets - like a good old-fashioned fear-fest. And that's what Sen...
Democratic incumbent touts her experience as minority whip, work across party lines

...Andrew Engstrom. She has more than tripled her opponent in campaign contributions, with $52,370. Kerttula serves as minority whip for the House Democrats and said if her party wins three more seats in the Nov. 2 election, it will gain an additional seat...
Native women whip up soapberries, fond memories

...the berry," she said. And for the texture, Leabogda had to reach back to a childhood memory, when her grandmother used to whip it the traditional way - with her hand. "We would sit and watch her make it," Leabogda said. "My grandmother would take...


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