AFN 2014: 'The children are watching'

Almost a year to the day that members of the Tanana 4-H...The club's decision to speak out at last year's convention made a huge impact - people were still talking about it at this year's convention - and their words spurred real...
Get ready to vote in Round 2, of Ski Town Throwdown III the second round, advancing to the "Sweet 16," in this year's Powder Magazine Ski Town Throwdown, after defeating Fernie...8:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 27. All voting happens this year on the Powder Magazine website; find the brackets and voting...
My Turn: It's time to change Juneau's sales tax policies facing multi-million dollar budget deficits this fiscal year and into the future. The Assembly has undertaken the difficult...plan when it comes to spending and revenue decisions. The two-year budget cycle approach is too short-term, and a new focus on...
Police & Fire for Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

...At about 7:20 p.m. Monday, a 53-year-old woman reported that an unknown person...At about 4:50 p.m. Monday, a 31-year-old man was arrested for domestic violence...At 12:38 p.m. Tuesday, a 16-year-old girl driving a 2013 Honda struck...
Slumping oil prices means widened budget gap

...range, and starting the current fiscal year at a healthy $111.56 per barrel. In...enacted by the Legislature.This fiscal year's state budget is based on an oil price...1.34 billion from its reserves this year to supplement general fund spending and...
Semi-Southeast Adventure: Paddling the Nisutlin River

...rutting and blue skies are an especially welcome sight. This year we decided on the Nisutlin River. After a ferry ride to Skagway...said. "Maybe he was just really hormonal."I shrugged. Last year, on the Pelly River, we'd seen a male moose across the water...
Seattle Police: 2 dead, including gunman, in school attack of his victims as he shot them."Cedar Parker, a 17-year-old senior, told The Associated Press he was driving away...Harborview Medical Center in Seattle said it received a 14-year-old male student, who was listed in serious condition.After...
Sloshed row boater rescued from channel

...from people who heard the man's cries for help from the channel at about 1 a.m. Friday. The Coast Guard rescued the 43-year-old near the DIPAC salmon hatchery by 1:50 a.m. and took him to waiting police officers at Aurora Harbor, according to...
Father-son pickup project comes unhinged Friday.Police believe the theft took place sometime between the night of Oct. 17 and the morning of Oct. 18. The 16-year-old son had reported the incident to police at about 2 p.m. Oct. 18, according to the JPD Daily Bulletin.The truck door...
Off the Beaten Path: Ghosts of the Northwest Passage

...cryptic note were ever found.That was, until Sept. 9 of this year, when researchers participating in Canada's Victoria Strait...times is now accessible. There's less and less pack-ice each year; if you have $8,000 you can cruise the Northwest Passage...


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