Photos: Dads and doughnuts

...before school at Floyd Dryden Middle School on Tuesday. Principal Jim Thompson brought the idea up from the pervious school he works for. "I want fathers, mothers, grandparents to feel welcome in this school and feel connected to it," said Thompson...
DOD spending down, Corps finds other work

...continues to decline across Alaska, but work with other federal agencies should keep...expects to have $410 million worth of work available on more than 400 projects the last fiscal year. Much of that work was done at Fort Wainwright.As recently...
DOT: Accommodating walk-ons 'unnecessary'

...who has been studying the Road for more than a decade for various organizations, is openly critical of the project. She now works with the Southeast Alaska Conservation Council, whose lawsuit halted the project in 2006 and spurred DOT to draft a new EIS...
'Dreams' and 'cabin fever'

...department has done Juneau Road-related work since statehood. Some DOT employees have...paid for mostly with federal dollars.Work on the Juneau Access Project officially...become an expert on the project. She now works with the Southeast Alaska Conservation...
The Road: An introduction nearing construction after almost a quarter-century of work.This publication is an attempt by the Juneau Empire and the...and why it hasn't come to pass.There has been a shortage of work, but no shortage of words when it comes to a road out of Juneau...
Pure Sole: 0 - 28

...28 losses.For better or worse, we shared the sweat and hard work in practice and we shared the final tally on the scoreboard when...a uniform for those very days when religion and magic did not work and the rodeo was out of town.My statistician actually made...
Easier access has economic side effects

...Skagway, Haines and Juneau, but transportation is something that always has a purpose. We drive to the store, we drive to work or school, we drive to church.Easier access to Juneau - whether by highway, improved ferry service or some combination of...
My Turn: What the TAC isn't talking about

...export model that doesn't pencil out for American taxpayers, and undercuts the region's viable industries. We'll have to work together to make it happen, and that's exactly what the TAC should be talking about. ? Malena Marvin is executive director...
Alaskan shares knowledge of cross-country skiing

...elements to think about before pushing forward to something new."The way we did it, we could learn a few things we could go work on, and the order he got them in seemed to be perfect," Frost said. "He seemed to find just that right balance - and that...
Gara to file bill against attack ads

...long as there's a fair way to determine what is and isn't negative.Femumiai said the division could use more guidelines to work from."At this point, the more details about what is and isn't allowed probably would be helpful to the division," Fenumiai...


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