Juneau Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Senate passes bill allowing firearms on UA campusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | KSKA

    Sen. Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks, debating the merits of his Senate Bill 174, April 7, 2016. The billl would deny the University of Alaska the authority to regulate the possession of guns and knives on campuses.

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  2. Juneau rallies for hope amid heroin crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | KSKA

    The Juneau Police Department recently held an event to bring people and service providers together called Hope Not Heroin. Alaska lawmakers were there, as well as Gov. Bill Walker.

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  3. Alaskans are testifying more than evera but does it matter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | APRN

    Since January, thousands of Alaskans have called in to speak before the Alaska Legislature. Their testimony is facilitated by 23 Legislative Information Offices around the state, and then channeled into the legislative process.

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  4. Rep. Young calls on Juneau Republicans to support Sturgeon caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | KSKA

    U.S Rep. Don Young speaks to the Capital City Republicans and Capital City Republican Women at the Prospector Hotel April 4, 2016. Congressman Don Young called on Juneau Republicans to support legislative funding for John Sturgeon's legal fight over operating a hovercraft in a national preserve.

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  5. Legislators blow off steam at Annual Legislative Team ShootRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | APRN

    Every year, legislators take a break from their work at the Capitol and head to the gun range. Lawmakers, their staff, and members of the Alaska Correctional Officers Association recently participated in the 19th Annual Legislative Team Shoot at the Juneau Gun Club and Juneau Hunter Education Shooting Complex.

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  6. Juneau seawater heat pump more than a pipe dream?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | APRN

    Recently, the Alaska House passed a bill that could make it easier for one hydro project to get off the ground. If the Juneau Hydropower Inc. plant gets built, the company wants to bring sustainable heat to some residents from an abundant source.

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  7. Sanders fan vs. a superdelegatea : Re-enacting a 100-year feudRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | APRN

    A Facebook confrontation between an Alaska Democratic Party stalwart and a young Bernie Sanders supporter has gone viral. Levi Younger of Eagle River sent a message to Juneau's Kim Metcalfe via Facebook this week, trying to sway her to Sanders.

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  8. Alaska News Nightly: Thursday, Mar. 31, 2016Read the original story

    Mar 31, 2016 | KSKA

    A Facebook confrontation between an Alaska Democratic Party stalwart and a young Bernie Sanders supporter has gone viral. Levi Younger of Eagle River sent a message to Juneau's Kim Metcalfe via Facebook this week, trying to sway her to Sanders.

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  9. Animal traps in Southeast and Tok no longer need identificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | APRN

    Alaska's Board of Game voted to remove a requirement that animal traps have some kind of identification in Southeast Alaska and the Tok region. The Board met on statewide proposals to change hunting and trapping regulations last week in Fairbanks.

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  10. Gov. Bill Walker, Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott, and Tlngit Haida Central...Read the original story

    Mar 28, 2016 | APRN

    The State of Alaska must recognize and enforce the Tlingit-Haida Central Council's child support orders, according to a state Supreme Court decision issued Friday. That's something the Walker administration chose to do when it signed an agreement with the Central Council earlier this month.

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  11. UA Board of Regents seek to improve sexual assault preventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | APRN

    University of Alaska Board of Regents is trying to improve campus culture when it comes to sexual assault. Regent John Davies lead a listening session at UAF's Wood Center last Wednesday to solicit comments and concerns on campus safety.

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  12. AK: Alaska Folk Festival: The statea s biggest talent showRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | KSKA

    The Alaska Folk Festival runs April 4th through 10th in Juneau. It's a sure sign of spring for the hundreds of musicians from all over the state who come to play, jam and listen.

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  13. Goodle driver-less cars not coming to Alaska anytime soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | APRN

    It may be a while before ice road truckers become ice road computers. But one of Google's top lobbyists was in Juneau Thursday to talk about driver-less cars.

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  14. Tribal council wants pre-mine ecosystem studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | APRN

    Barbara Blake, special assistant to Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott, answers a question about transboundary mining while Tlingit-Haida Central Council's Rob Sanderson Jr. listens at a Native Issues Form on March 9, 2016, in Juneau.

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  15. Lawmakers struggle to fund pioneer senior homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | APRN

    The pioneer home system is older than the state of Alaska. The first home, in Sitka, was repurposed from abandoned marine barracks in 1913.

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  16. Skagway to host largest cruise ship to sail Alaska watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | APRN

    Royal Caribbean's Explorer of the Seas is scheduled to dock in Skagway this summer. It's the largest cruise ship to land in the Gateway to the Klondike by about 1,000 passengers, and largest to ever cruise Alaska waters.

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  17. Warm water Blob could impact Alaska's $1 billion pollock fisheryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | APRN

    Fisheries biologists are worried that many of last year's new pollock around Kodiak Island may not have survived recent warm ocean temperatures. Trawl catch of pollock caught during an acoustic trawl survey in Stephens Passage in 2004.

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  18. Tugboat dismantling winding down in JuneauRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | APRN

    "The Challenger is gone," said Coast Guard Commander Patrick Hilbert. "This is the remnants of the hull.

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  19. Aging Southeast: Seniors find purpose, friendship at The BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | APRN

    Health care and housing options are limited for seniors in Southeast, but a few adult day programs are offering relief for care providers, families and friends. They're often a stop-gap solution until space opens up in a home.

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  20. Proposed criminal justice reform bill under scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | APRN

    Senators are working on a bill that would overhaul Alaska's criminal justice system. The measure would reduce arrests and prison time for nonviolent offenses.

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