Juneau Newswire (Page 9)

Juneau Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Juneau, AK. (Page 9)

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  1. Permanent Fund bill stalls in House committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A compromise bill to use Alaska Permanent Fund earnings to help stem the state's multibillion-dollar deficit has failed to make it out of the House Finance Committee. The Juneau Empire reports the committee's co-chairman, Rep. Steve Thompson, says legislators were one vote short of the six votes needed Thursday to advance the bill to the House floor.

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  2. Boxley gets top honors in Sealaska art showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Drawing Category, "I have worked for a very long time to understand formline," Boxley said at the awards ceremony in Juneau last week. "I believe it is the most beautiful thing in the world." Alison Bremner, whose work is included in the upcoming ...

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  3. Native culture center in Juneau approvedRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | The Navajo Times

    The city's Planning Commission voted in favor of a conditional use permit on Tuesday for the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska. The tribe is looking to renovate the Thane Ore House, which was closed in 2012, The Juneau Empire reported .

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  4. Alaska worry over BC minesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Castanet.net

    ... Canada and with Vancouver MP Pam Goldsmith-Jones, the minister's parliamentary secretary. Heather Hardcastle of Juneau-based group Salmon Beyond Borders says the group is "still incredulous" that B.C. has permitted another, larger open pit copper ...

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  5. New draft of PFD bill guarantees $1,500 dividendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The latest version of a bill to use the Alaska Permanent Fund to pay for government would guarantee $1,500 dividends for the next two payouts and allows future Legislatures to boost it in years of plenty, but it still doesn't have support in Juneau.

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  6. Speaker: Legislature has made cuts; sustainable budget is a work in progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... not try and spin, but to simply inform. I trust you will come to your own conclusions like you trust me to go to Juneau and handle business there. Two years ago, when this Legislature and new governor were seated, we faced oil prices below $30 per ...

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  7. Slideshow: Alaska's new Coast Guard commanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Saturday, June 25, 2016 10:30 pm Doors Open - Race Registration 11:00 pm - Costume Judging 11:59:59 pm - RUN TIME! Award ceremony for best costumes follows after the run. Have you ever wondered what it's like to enter an old Juneau mine? And, what's the story behind all of those old structures and vehicles just off of area trails? Join the publishers of the popular Hidden History Facebook page for a fun discussion, and pictures and videos of some of the more interesting hidden historic sites around town.

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  8. Woman dies in boating accident near Elfin CoveRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... helicopter out of Sitka was on scene by about 11 p.m. It landed on the beach nearby and flew the other four people to Juneau for medical treatment. Eskelin's professional website lists Elfin Cove as her summer home. She taught kindergarten in ...

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  9. Juneau Afternoon - 6-17-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Saturday, June 25, 2016 10:30 pm Doors Open - Race Registration 11:15 pm - Costume Judging 11:30 pm - Prize Presentation 11:59:59 pm - RUN TIME! Have you ever wondered what it's like to enter an old Juneau mine? And, what's the story behind all of those old structures and vehicles just off of area trails? Join the publishers of the popular Hidden History Facebook page for a fun discussion, and pictures and videos of some of the more interesting hidden historic sites around town. Adsmission is free for the program that starts at 5:30 p.m., June 29, @360 in the KTOO building.

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  10. Some must leave home to get helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | KSKA

    ... When her mom called her in October of 2011 she knew there was a serious problem. Burkhouse flew from her home in Juneau to Sitka for a family intervention. "And I hadn't seen her for a while and I realized she was so thin, she was incredibly, ...

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  11. Professional Mechanical Engineer and Commissioning AgentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Engineering Times

    ... for younger engineers. Compensation will be based on experience. NORTECH has offices in Anchorage, Fairbanks, and Juneau, Alaska and anticipates this position will be based in Anchorage with travel to other offices and remote communities. We are ...

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  12. Atlin dance group reflects cross-border cultural resurgenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Taku Kwaan Dance Leader Wayne Carlick, left, and others drum as more than 30 people take the stage during Celebration 2016. The Atlin, British Columbia, group included relatives from Juneau.

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  13. Alaska governor signs bill to increase fish and game feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Council, Territorial Sportsmen and the Alaska Professional Hunters Association joined Walker at the bill signing in Juneau. He was also joined by bill sponsor Rep. Dave Talerico, R-Healy. The fee increases are expected to raise $9 million for the ...

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  14. Elfin Cove woman dies in boating collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... with a piling. A Coast Guard crew was unable to resuscitate her at the scene at Althorp Cove, about 60 miles west of Juneau. Troopers say the survivors were taken to Juneau for medical treatment. Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters says one of the ...

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  15. Pioneering pastor set to speak at S...Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Lakefield Standard

    ... Concordia University in Seward, Neb., where he met his wife, Trudi. Upon graduation, both accepted calls to teach in Juneau, Alaska, where Dustin Lappe taught art and kindergarten. "It was during this time of teaching that Pastor Lappe realized ...

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  16. Walker to House: Pass the permanent fund overhaul billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... said he will not let them off so easy. "We don't have a status quo option any more," he said at a news conference in Juneau on Wednesday. "There really is no other alternative." Walker called the conference to urge action on Senate Bill 128, a bill ...

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  17. Celebration 2016 aims to renew youth engagement in cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | APRN

    This year, in addition to Celebration's core goal to engage Native youth, organizers in Juneau are promoting the convergence of multiple generations and cultures. Every other year several thousand people travel to the state capital for Celebration, a four day event meant to renew appreciation for the Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian cultures of Southeast Alaska.

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  18. Shellfish unsafe across SoutheastRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    ... following locations and shellfish from these sites should not be harvested at this time: Petersburg's Sandy Beach; Juneau's Auke Bay, Amalga Harbor, Eagle Beach and Point Louisa; Craig's Cloud 9, Graveyard; Sitka's Starrigavan Beach; Klawock's boat ...

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  19. Stephens Passage closed for king salmon sportfishingRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    The waters south of Juneau and Douglas Island around Admiralty Island are now closed to sportfishing for king salmon due to low Taku River king salmon returns, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game announced in early June. The closed area is District 11, south of a line from Tantallon Point to Point Salisbury and east of a line from Tantallon Point to Point Arden.

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  20. What's happening this week June 8th - 14th, 2016Read the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    ... the context of Native heritage. The Pride 2016 opening ceremony follows from 2-3 p.m. at the church. Hear PFLAG Juneau Pride Chorus, honor former city manager Kim Kiefer a the first recipient of the "Mildred Boesser Equal Rights Award," and ...

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