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Sarah Cannard | Juneau Empire
ProStart team members Lacey Honsinger, left, and Clark Bolanos prepare dishes during a practice Wednesday at Thunder Mountain High School. The team will compete in the Alaska ProStart competition on Saturday in Anchorage.

Student chefs whisk away to culinary competition

Thunder Mountain High School students crowded around a far corner of the commons during lunch hour Wednesday as four classmates expertly whisked and diced a three-course gourmet meal.

by STEPHANIE SHOR

MIT economist: Kick the oil habit

Oil is No. 1 in Alaska, but Alaska's not No. 1 in oil anymore. "Proven reserves in the U.S.
MELISSA GRIFFITHS

Costumes, props stolen from Perseverance

Stage actors are used to the drama of dealing with last-minute issues that arise before the curtain goes up. Having their costumes and props stolen, though, is usually not one of them.
EMILY RUSSO MILLER

Juneau DA reviewing VPSO Taser case

The District Attorney's Office in Juneau says it is looking into allegations that a Village Public Safety Officer used a Taser on two boys in Kake upon their request.
EMILY RUSSO MILLER

Path to Prosperity announces winners

Haines may be an entrepreneurial haven. The Path to Prosperity competition winners were announced on Thursday evening: Port Chilkoot Distillery and Fairweather Ski Works, both hailing from the small Southeast town.
MELISSA GRIFFITHS

Retraction to Jan. 29 letter

A letter published in the Thursday, Jan. 29 edition of the Juneau Empire titled "Gillnetting on the rivers" is being retracted due to a regrettable error where the wrong author was attributed.

Correction

In Wednesday’s story, “District considers deficit atop deficit,” of the three instructional coaches remaining in the district, one will be funded by Title One grants for Title One schools only, while the other two will continue to serve...

Around town for Friday, Jan. 30

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Diane, 463-6176. Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267. Organ concert, noon, State Office Building.

Police & Fire for Friday, Jan. 30, 2015

This report contains information provided to the Empire from law enforcement agencies. This report includes arrest and citation information, not conviction information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent. Assist • At 11:02 a...
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