Juneau Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Juneau Afternoon - 11-16-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    That, Writers Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, live AT 3 on KTOO-NEWS, repeated at 4 on KRNN, and available via ktoo.org at your convenience.

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  2. Language matters: The alleged disappearance of Aak'w Kwaan, T'aaku KwaanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Anastasia Tarmann with the Alaska State Library and Historical Collections gives a presentation at Sharing Our Knowledge: A Conference of Tlingit Tribes and Clans on Oct. 29. A state researcher challenges the modern day, persistent narrative implying that local Tlingits seemed to have just vanished as soon as non-Native settlers arrived in the area. Anastasia Tarmann with the Alaska State Library and Historical Collections explained her ongoing research during a session at " Sharing our Knowledge " clan conference held recently in Juneau.

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  3. UA execs abruptly resign after meeting with new presRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Two top University of Alaska executives have resigned. The heads of statewide finance and human resources have stepped down following meetings with UA's new president.

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  4. Tlingit leader Robert 'Bob' Loescher dies at 68Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Bob Loescher speaks during a Juneau meeting in June of 2011. The former Sealaska CEO has died at the age of 68. Loescher worked for the Southeast Alaska regional Native corporation for about 25 years.

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  5. Pilot says teenage passengers helped group survive crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The pilot of the private plane that crashed in the Lynn Canal Wednesday shared more information about his wife's condition and the ordeal they went through. Haines resident Mike Mackowiak gave the information to Presbyterian Church pastor Ron Horn, who conveyed it to KHNS-Haines.

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  6. Tlingit playwright wins short play competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Juneau theater artist Frank Henry Kaash Katasse won a short play competition Sunday. "Reeling" - a play based on Tlingit values - won Native Voices at the Autry 's Fifth Annual Short Play Competition in Los Angeles.

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  7. Juneau Assembly adopts marijuana zoningRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Flowering cannabis plants under green light in an air-conditioned, indoor hydroponic grow operation in Oakland, Calif. Pot entrepreneurs will be able to grow their crop in some low-density neighborhoods, outside the city's urban service boundary.

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  8. Juneau School Board ratifies new teachers' contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Juneau teachers are getting a 2 percent salary increase. On Tuesday night, the Juneau School Board approved the negotiated contract between the school district and the teachers' union.

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  9. Juneau Afternoon - 11-11-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The longest war in American history is drawing to a close. Now, those serving are coming home, and many hope to use higher education to build better lives.

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  10. Juneau Assembly stays the course on Gastineau demolitionRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The crumbling Gastineau Apartments are still slated to be torn down. The Juneau Assembly voted 2-6 on Monday not to change course, after a Seattle developer presented an alternate plan. 1 comment

  11. Conservation interests fear prized yellow cedar may face extinctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    In some areas, yellow cedar trees stand white and bare of needles against a background of green hemlock. The places appear skeleton-like, bare trees standing with limbs exposed, said Paul Hennon, a research forest pathologist with the U.S. Forest Service.

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  12. Juneau educator named 2016 Alaska Teacher of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The selection process is based on a written application reviewed by a committee of educators, followed by interviews with the top ranked applicants. The state title puts her in the running to be the National Teacher of the Year to be announced in April.

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  13. State, federal officials try to tackle feral rabbit problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A "Bunny Task Force" has been created in an effort to help control Juneau's growing population of feral rabbits. The Juneau Empire reports that biologist with the Department of Fish and Game, Stephanie Sell, formed the group in response to the increasing number of complaints issued to the department about the rabbits in the Mendenhall Valley.

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  14. Why a local skier is busing around the Lower 48 this winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Scientific data suggests that over the last 30 years, Southeast Alaska has experienced a warming trend, matched with more precipitation, and perhaps, less snowfall. "Well, right now I'm converting a bus into an RV and part of the intention of that is being able to go where the snow is," he said.

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  15. Juneau fisherman, aka 'Shrimp Guy', pleads no contest to out-of-season crabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A Juneau man known to some locals as the "Shrimp Guy" pled no contest Friday to one count of operating commercial Dungeness crab gear out of season. According to a trooper dispatch , Dennis J. Capua, 60, was investigated by Juneau wildlife troopers.

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  16. A look back as Juneau Assembly considers Gastineau rebootRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Will Muldoon lost almost everything in the fire. He escaped with just his dog and a pair of EXTRATUFS.

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  17. Sweeney Todd is not just a fluff musicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Actor Enrique Bravo plays Benjamin Barker, aka Sweeney Todd, in the musical. On a Juneau Afternoon, Bravo sang a few lines that are the foundation of the story.

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  18. Walking the world, smiling for peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A man who is walking around the world is in Juneau through the weekend. Norio Sasaki is from Kyoto, Japan, and has been on the road for a while.

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  19. Grand opening celebration Saturday for new libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Book lovers, children and library patrons are all welcome at the grand opening celebration for the new Mendenhall Valley Public Library from 11:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 7. The event will include music from the Juneau Pipe Band, Alaskapella, Heart Strings, Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts, Thunder Mountain Strings and the Tlingit Culture Language and Literacy Dance Group. The $14 million project was largely paid for by city sales tax proceeds, a state grant and a contribution of more than $1 million from Friends of the Juneau Public Libraries.

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  20. With new medical provider, Front Street clinic finds some stabilityRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Nurse Practitioner Cynthia Mattoni is the new medical provider at Front Street Community Health Center. Paula Rohrbacher is a medical assistant and works at the front desk.

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