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Wednesday, April 12, 2000

Business profile
Doctor Emily Kane, Natural Healthcare

Bars open the door to new liquor investigator
Some bar owners say they welcome the presence of a state liquor investigator in Juneau.

A growing Southeaster
There's no road linking the communities of Southeast Alaska.

Business profile
Doctor Emily Kane, Natural Healthcare

Bars open the door to new liquor investigator
Some bar owners say they welcome the presence of a state liquor investigator in Juneau.

On the move

On the move

Around the clock
Southeast's economy bounced back a little last year, recovering some of the jobs it lost in 1998.

A growing Southeaster
There's no road linking the communities of Southeast Alaska.

Around the clock
Southeast's economy bounced back a little last year, recovering some of the jobs it lost in 1998.

Congress sends asset forfeiture bill to White House
WASHINGTON (AP) - Parents whose kids get caught growing marijuana at home will be among those in less danger of losing their property under legislation Congress completed Tuesday that would make it harder for the federal government to seize assets connected to crime.

NSA, CIA chiefs deny Americans are targets of high-tech spying
WASHINGTON (AP) - In a rare public appearance before Congress, the director of the super-secret National Security Agency today denied that his organization is targeting Americans at home or abroad for high-tech spying.

NSA, CIA chiefs deny Americans are targets of high-tech spying
WASHINGTON (AP) - In a rare public appearance before Congress, the director of the super-secret National Security Agency today denied that his organization is targeting Americans at home or abroad for high-tech spying.

Congress sends asset forfeiture bill to White House
WASHINGTON (AP) - Parents whose kids get caught growing marijuana at home will be among those in less danger of losing their property under legislation Congress completed Tuesday that would make it harder for the federal government to seize assets connected to crime.

Safety first
As a student pilot, longer ago than I care to talk about, one of the first things I was told, was, if an approach to a landing didn't look good, simply ``go around'' and try again.

Obituaries
Lucile Cartmill

Got a craving to plant? Why not try this. . .
Planting something that will die within a week is not satisfying. The chosen plant must thrive, and it must be successful and delightful and give pleasure all season. What will it be, oh what can it be?

Obituaries
Lucile Cartmill

Pet of the week
Lacey is a mature spayed and declawed shorthair white female with blue eyes.

Got a craving to plant? Why not try this. . .
Planting something that will die within a week is not satisfying. The chosen plant must thrive, and it must be successful and delightful and give pleasure all season. What will it be, oh what can it be?

Pet of the week
Lacey is a mature spayed and declawed shorthair white female with blue eyes.

Briefly

Around town

Around town

Around town

Weddings
Rachel M. Ruddat and Sean B. Crites, Macaulays to celebrate 60th anniversary

Thank you...

Safety first
As a student pilot, longer ago than I care to talk about, one of the first things I was told, was, if an approach to a landing didn't look good, simply ``go around'' and try again.

Briefly

Thank you...

Weddings
Rachel M. Ruddat and Sean B. Crites, Macaulays to celebrate 60th anniversary

Around town

Man sues city over channel pollution
Mendenhall wetlands activist Tony Reiger has filed suit against the city and the city manager, alleging improper sewage treatment and disposal from North Douglas's Bonnie Brae Subdivision into Gastineau Channel.

Retailer may lose license for fraud
The state Division of Occupational Licensing is considering charges against the owner of a local hearing aid center who pleaded no contest to Medicaid fraud.

Clarification

Packer changes plea for dumping
In a change of plea hearing at 1:30 today, Judge Patricia Collins sentenced Ward Cove Packing Inc. to pay a $10,000 fine for breaking state law.

State and local briefly

Knowles wants to sell plants to pay for power
Some Southeast communities would gain control of hydroelectric projects and rural residents would continue to get help paying their electric bills under a plan announced by Gov. Tony Knowles.

Man charged after car chase on Egan Drive
A man was arrested Monday evening after what one witness called a prolonged demonstration of road rage.

Rural students get taste of city jobs
High school junior Marcie Kookesh couldn't get any job experience in Angoon, so she came to Juneau to stock shelves, file papers and rerack clothes at Fred Meyer.

Oil price boosts savings
Higher than expected oil prices have added another 10 months to a state savings account.

Police and fire blotter

Cities could get own dividends
Alaskans get a dividend every year, and Kevin Ritchie thinks Alaska cities should too.

Noise dispute threatens Goldbelt tours near Ketchikan
ANCHORAGE - A Goldbelt subsidiary's fly-and-float tours to Misty Fjords National Monument may be tied up by concerns over floatplane noise.

Police and fire blotter

City struggles with multiplying junkers
The city is paying to get junk cars off private property - which runs counter to its own directives.

Slide show revisits Antarctic expedition
Almost a century ago Nina Rajala's grandfather nearly died trying to reach Antarctica with explorer Ernest Shackleton. This winter, the Juneau nurse made the trip to Antarctic waters herself.

5 firms vie to design high school
Three architectural teams submitted proposals Tuesday to design Juneau's new high school at Dimond Park. And two local firms are asking to design the renovations to Juneau-Douglas High School.

Exxon may drop lawsuit
DALLAS - Exxon Mobil Corp. said it is negotiating to drop a lawsuit that threatens the $7 billion sale of Alaska oil operations and the pending $30 billion merger between BP Amoco and Atlantic Richfield.

City struggles with multiplying junkers
The city is paying to get junk cars off private property - which runs counter to its own directives.

State lands $416 million from BP tax suit
The state was on the smiling end of a $416 million wire transfer Monday after settling a tax dispute with BP Exploration.

Noise dispute threatens Goldbelt tours near Ketchikan
ANCHORAGE - A Goldbelt subsidiary's fly-and-float tours to Misty Fjords National Monument may be tied up by concerns over floatplane noise.

Man charged after car chase on Egan Drive
A man was arrested Monday evening after what one witness called a prolonged demonstration of road rage.

Oil price boosts savings
Higher than expected oil prices have added another 10 months to a state savings account.

Exxon may drop lawsuit
DALLAS - Exxon Mobil Corp. said it is negotiating to drop a lawsuit that threatens the $7 billion sale of Alaska oil operations and the pending $30 billion merger between BP Amoco and Atlantic Richfield.

Packer changes plea for dumping
In a change of plea hearing at 1:30 today, Judge Patricia Collins sentenced Ward Cove Packing Inc. to pay a $10,000 fine for breaking state law.

Clarification

Knowles wants to sell plants to pay for power
Some Southeast communities would gain control of hydroelectric projects and rural residents would continue to get help paying their electric bills under a plan announced by Gov. Tony Knowles.

State lands $416 million from BP tax suit
The state was on the smiling end of a $416 million wire transfer Monday after settling a tax dispute with BP Exploration.

Rural students get taste of city jobs
High school junior Marcie Kookesh couldn't get any job experience in Angoon, so she came to Juneau to stock shelves, file papers and rerack clothes at Fred Meyer.

Housing corporation tapped to fill budget gap
John Bitney, legislative liaison for the Alaska Housing Finance Corp., said it could be worse.

5 firms vie to design high school
Three architectural teams submitted proposals Tuesday to design Juneau's new high school at Dimond Park. And two local firms are asking to design the renovations to Juneau-Douglas High School.

Challenger Learning Center takes off
KENAI - The sound of circular saws still rings through the unfinished stone lobby of the Challenger Learning Center of Alaska, but the state's first high-tech science and math playground is launching its first mission.

Correction

Feds: Technical work on road north can go on
The state will be allowed to put on a back burner its work on a document related to a new road out of Juneau. But the state can't entirely shut the heat off.

State and local briefly

Retailer may lose license for fraud
The state Division of Occupational Licensing is considering charges against the owner of a local hearing aid center who pleaded no contest to Medicaid fraud.

Police and fire blotter

Cities could get own dividends
Alaskans get a dividend every year, and Kevin Ritchie thinks Alaska cities should too.

Man sues city over channel pollution
Mendenhall wetlands activist Tony Reiger has filed suit against the city and the city manager, alleging improper sewage treatment and disposal from North Douglas's Bonnie Brae Subdivision into Gastineau Channel.

State and local briefly

Challenger Learning Center takes off
KENAI - The sound of circular saws still rings through the unfinished stone lobby of the Challenger Learning Center of Alaska, but the state's first high-tech science and math playground is launching its first mission.

Police and fire blotter

Slide show revisits Antarctic expedition
Almost a century ago Nina Rajala's grandfather nearly died trying to reach Antarctica with explorer Ernest Shackleton. This winter, the Juneau nurse made the trip to Antarctic waters herself.

Feds: Technical work on road north can go on
The state will be allowed to put on a back burner its work on a document related to a new road out of Juneau. But the state can't entirely shut the heat off.

State and local briefly

Correction

Housing corporation tapped to fill budget gap
John Bitney, legislative liaison for the Alaska Housing Finance Corp., said it could be worse.

The true colors of forest management
The following editorial appeared in Friday's edition of the Voice of The (Anchorage) Times:

Remember small-town, home-school students
Letter by Gayle Goedde and Ernie Selig

Making work a part of retirement
There is a old story about the time Jack Kennedy was campaigning in West Virginia. One day the senator was confronted by a coal miner with a question.

Slow down and help people
Letter by Elaine Powell

Clearing up some facts
Letter by Joel Bennett

Let's keep tattoo, body-piercing safe
Letter by Jack Marchant

Word of mouth

Another idea for improved ferry system
Letter by Sean C. McDermott

Another idea for improved ferry system
Letter by Sean C. McDermott

Remember small-town, home-school students
Letter by Gayle Goedde and Ernie Selig

Word of mouth

Don't be deceived by short-term good news
Alaska just got a big fiscal shot in the arm earlier this week after getting a $416 million wire transfer from BP Exploration. The money is in response to a tax dispute settlement between the state and the company's Alaska subsidiary.

Word of mouth

Clearing up some facts
Letter by Joel Bennett

Making work a part of retirement
There is a old story about the time Jack Kennedy was campaigning in West Virginia. One day the senator was confronted by a coal miner with a question.

Word of mouth

The true colors of forest management
The following editorial appeared in Friday's edition of the Voice of The (Anchorage) Times:

Slow down and help people
Letter by Elaine Powell

Let's keep tattoo, body-piercing safe
Letter by Jack Marchant

Don't be deceived by short-term good news
Alaska just got a big fiscal shot in the arm earlier this week after getting a $416 million wire transfer from BP Exploration. The money is in response to a tax dispute settlement between the state and the company's Alaska subsidiary.

Sports in Juneau

Dahl's last dance
Even on the last practice of her 14-year coaching career - her birthday no less - Leslie Dahl wouldn't take a break.

Sports in Juneau

Sports in Juneau

Dahl's last dance
Even on the last practice of her 14-year coaching career - her birthday no less - Leslie Dahl wouldn't take a break.

Sports in Juneau

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