March 2016

Fri, 04/01/2016 - 00:26

Letter: Trauma within the psychiatric setting

Alaska government agencies have mistreated acute care psychiatric patients forever and it seems like they just can't stop even when there are acceptable alternatives. Read more

Fri, 04/01/2016 - 00:04

Foster care awareness picnic on Saturday

Foster care families or families interested in becoming involved in the foster care system are invited to attend Juneau Youth Services' first foster care awareness... Read more

$2.13 an hour for dish-washing? Servers sue over side work

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Ask any restaurant server or bartender about side work and you are liable to get an earful. Read more

My Turn: Is the American Dream still great?

Normally I find debates about America's greatness to be rather superficial. We're not perfect, but surely the country is founded on great ideas and has... Read more
Fri, 04/01/2016 - 00:03

Letter: Kick the caucus to the curb

Saturday was the Democratic caucus in Alaska, as well as in other states, and while the turnout appeared to be large, this method of selecting... Read more
Fri, 04/01/2016 - 00:03

Letter: Juneau Access Project

The road from Juneau to the Katzehin River and Haines is paid in full. We could build it tomorrow without any additional finances. It's not... Read more

Empire Editorial: UnDemocratic Caucus

Last week's Alaska Democratic Party caucuses revealed two things: The state's appreciation for Sen. Bernie Sanders, D-Vermont, runs deep. Alaska's Democratic primary is just as... Read more

Man shot, dog killed, by suspect delivering package

ANCHORAGE - A man was shot and his dog killed Wednesday at his home by a suspect claiming to be delivering a package. Read more


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