Saturday, July 29, 2000

Cohen proposes new way to subsidize troops needing food stamps
WASHINGTON - Hoping to turn around an embarrassing problem, the Pentagon Friday proposed giving grocery store debit cards to low-income troops, so they would no longer have to use food stamps.

Cohen proposes new way to subsidize troops needing food stamps
WASHINGTON - Hoping to turn around an embarrassing problem, the Pentagon Friday proposed giving grocery store debit cards to low-income troops, so they would no longer have to use food stamps.

Around town
Today

Around town
Today

Obituary
EMIL KOWALCZYK

Weddings
GRETCHEN PETERSON, ROBERT DARRINGTON JR., JENNIFER KINNEY, SERGE LESH, ERICA LEEGARD, JASON SOZA

Best bets
It's been slim pickings for music in Juneau in recent weeks. A number of Juneau players commercial fish this time of year, and local musicians, like many people, take vacations in the summer.

Signs tell the tale along airport dike trail
A handsome carved wooden sign at the trailhead greets hikers to the Mendenhall Wetlands State Game Refuge. The large sign is more than a welcome: It's a formal invitation to learn more about Juneau's most popular trail and the unique place that is Juneau's backyard.

When it comes to dreams, timing is everything
Timing.

Obituary
EMIL KOWALCZYK

FYI

Weddings
GRETCHEN PETERSON, ROBERT DARRINGTON JR., JENNIFER KINNEY, SERGE LESH, ERICA LEEGARD, JASON SOZA

Best bets
It's been slim pickings for music in Juneau in recent weeks. A number of Juneau players commercial fish this time of year, and local musicians, like many people, take vacations in the summer.

When it comes to dreams, timing is everything
Timing.

FYI

Signs tell the tale along airport dike trail
A handsome carved wooden sign at the trailhead greets hikers to the Mendenhall Wetlands State Game Refuge. The large sign is more than a welcome: It's a formal invitation to learn more about Juneau's most popular trail and the unique place that is Juneau's backyard.

Ship bill moving forward
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Senate has approved a measure that would make dumping untreated sewage in the Inside Passage illegal.

Around the state

Wolf initiative head to ballot
The Wolf Management Reform Coalition said it's gathered enough signatures to place a measure on the November general election ballot repealing same-day-airborne wolf hunting.

Pease intense for justice
At a recent Juneau Assembly work session, Greg Pease, exe

Kake close to setting up temporary water supply
Steve Andison didn't take a shower this morning, and his beard's growing back.

Timing of noise study stirs debate
Juneau's sightseeing-aircraft and ambient noise starts being measured today.

Pease intense for justice
At a recent Juneau Assembly work session, Greg Pease, exe

Wolf initiative head to ballot
The Wolf Management Reform Coalition said it's gathered enough signatures to place a measure on the November general election ballot repealing same-day-airborne wolf hunting.

Court: State must pay for abortions
ANCHORAGE -- A Superior Court judge on Thursday told the state to start paying for abortions for poor women within 90 days.

Kake close to setting up temporary water supply
Steve Andison didn't take a shower this morning, and his beard's growing back.

Correction
Due to a reporting error, an article appearing in Tuesday's Empire stated that on Monday the Juneau Assembly approved an ordinance renewing the city's

Correction
Due to a reporting error, an article appearing in Tuesday's Empire stated that on Monday the Juneau Assembly approved an ordinance renewing the city's

Police and fire
Juneau police, fire officials, hospital officials and state troopers reported:

Around the state

Ship bill moving forward
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Senate has approved a measure that would make dumping untreated sewage in the Inside Passage illegal.

Police and fire
Juneau police, fire officials, hospital officials and state troopers reported:

Timing of noise study stirs debate
Juneau's sightseeing-aircraft and ambient noise starts being measured today.

Court: State must pay for abortions
ANCHORAGE -- A Superior Court judge on Thursday told the state to start paying for abortions for poor women within 90 days.

Black bear shot on Calhoun Avenue
A healthy black bear had to be shot Thursday because it was becoming too fond of an urban diet.

Black bear shot on Calhoun Avenue
A healthy black bear had to be shot Thursday because it was becoming too fond of an urban diet.

More history on Taku River routes
I found exceptionally interesting the story by Mac Metcalfe, Exploring Juneau's Backyard, in last Sunday's e

Can script-heavy GOP address needs?
The Republican convention, which begins Monday, has been meticulously planned. But there is, as we speak, at least one unscripted element. Or maybe the script just hasn't been written yet.

A visitor's opinion of Southeast's Highway
Visiting Alaska

Word of mouth

Planes are a part of living in Alaska
In the 20 years I have lived in Juneau the summer cruise ship dockings h

Planes are a part of living in Alaska
In the 20 years I have lived in Juneau the summer cruise ship dockings h

A shadow cast on judicial ethics
The following editorial appeared in today's edition of the Washington Post:

More history on Taku River routes
I found exceptionally interesting the story by Mac Metcalfe, Exploring Juneau's Backyard, in last Sunday's e

A shadow cast on judicial ethics
The following editorial appeared in today's edition of the Washington Post:

A visitor's opinion of Southeast's Highway
Visiting Alaska

Word of mouth

Can script-heavy GOP address needs?
The Republican convention, which begins Monday, has been meticulously planned. But there is, as we speak, at least one unscripted element. Or maybe the script just hasn't been written yet.

Wheelchair race wraps up in Anchorage
ANCHORAGE - Ziv Bar-Shira of Israel maintained his slender lead over defending champ Carlos Moleda on Thursday to win the overall title in the handcycling division of the 16th Midnight Sun Ultra Challenge.

Juneau juniors look for repeat
Juneau's Gastineau Channel Little League Junior All-Stars won't have the element of surprise on their side when they open the defense of their Pacific Northwest Divisional title this weekend in Boise, Idaho.

Sports in Juneau

Sports in Juneau

Wheelchair race wraps up in Anchorage
ANCHORAGE - Ziv Bar-Shira of Israel maintained his slender lead over defending champ Carlos Moleda on Thursday to win the overall title in the handcycling division of the 16th Midnight Sun Ultra Challenge.

Juneau juniors look for repeat
Juneau's Gastineau Channel Little League Junior All-Stars won't have the element of surprise on their side when they open the defense of their Pacific Northwest Divisional title this weekend in Boise, Idaho.

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