Saturday, August 26, 2000

Study finds state parks endangered nationwide
WASHINGTON - Sprawling cities and shrinking funds are endangering state parks across the country, according to a study released Friday that calls for creating buffers between developed areas and parks.

Study finds state parks endangered nationwide
WASHINGTON - Sprawling cities and shrinking funds are endangering state parks across the country, according to a study released Friday that calls for creating buffers between developed areas and parks.

Obituaries
DALE DENNIS ST. CLAIR, SCOTT LORNE DAVIS

Around town

Briefs

Briefs

FYI

Best Bets
Gardens, guitars and a guest filmmaker are this weekend's best bets.

FYI

Around town

Best Bets
Gardens, guitars and a guest filmmaker are this weekend's best bets.

Wedding
ALICE QUINN KOHLER, RICHARD ALLYN HOSELY III

Making the most of the new year
The end of August marks the beginning of a new year. Families prepare. Teachers head back. Students return. School begins. For many the whole tempo of life changes

Thank you

Obituaries
DALE DENNIS ST. CLAIR, SCOTT LORNE DAVIS

Making the most of the new year
The end of August marks the beginning of a new year. Families prepare. Teachers head back. Students return. School begins. For many the whole tempo of life changes

Thank you

Wedding
ALICE QUINN KOHLER, RICHARD ALLYN HOSELY III

Duncan named commissioner of administration
Jim Duncan, who represented Juneau for 24 years in the state Legislature, was appointed commissioner of administration today by Gov. Tony Knowles.

Gov. Knowles lambasts Carter for plan to shut down ANWR
Gov. Tony Knowles scolded former President Jimmy Carter Thursday for proposing to make a national monument and protected wilderness of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge coastal plain.

Teen enters board race
A high school student is among three candidates running for three open seats on the Juneau School Board.

City slate gains three
The city clerk received and certified nominating petitions Thursday for Southeast Alaska Conservation Council director Marc Wheeler, Teamsters business agent Tim Sunday and state Department of Labor microcomputer technician Sam Dapcevich to join the race for Juneau Assembly seats.

Feds hit cruise line with $55K fine, cite others
Federal regulators have slapped Carnival Cruise Lines with a $55,000 fine for violating air quality standards in Juneau a year ago.

Briefly
Injured teen returns home after car crash

One out of four survives plane crash
KING SALMON -- The pilot and a passenger were killed when a Cessna 180 crashed into the side of a mountain in bad weather. Another passenger later died of her injuries, the Coast Guard said Thursday.

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

JDHS scores higher
Juneau students did better than the state average on the state high school graduation exam, particularly in math, according to the Juneau School District.

The man to call for bear woes
When a bear is strolling down the salad bar at the salmon bake, when a bear is chomping on a loaf of fresh bread in the back seat of the car you parked in your garage, or when a bear is scattering steak bones from the Dumpster, who ya gonna call?

Briefly
Injured teen returns home after car crash

Teen enters board race
A high school student is among three candidates running for three open seats on the Juneau School Board.

Gov. Knowles lambasts Carter for plan to shut down ANWR
Gov. Tony Knowles scolded former President Jimmy Carter Thursday for proposing to make a national monument and protected wilderness of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge coastal plain.

The man to call for bear woes
When a bear is strolling down the salad bar at the salmon bake, when a bear is chomping on a loaf of fresh bread in the back seat of the car you parked in your garage, or when a bear is scattering steak bones from the Dumpster, who ya gonna call?

JDHS scores higher
Juneau students did better than the state average on the state high school graduation exam, particularly in math, according to the Juneau School District.

One out of four survives plane crash
KING SALMON -- The pilot and a passenger were killed when a Cessna 180 crashed into the side of a mountain in bad weather. Another passenger later died of her injuries, the Coast Guard said Thursday.

City slate gains three
The city clerk received and certified nominating petitions Thursday for Southeast Alaska Conservation Council director Marc Wheeler, Teamsters business agent Tim Sunday and state Department of Labor microcomputer technician Sam Dapcevich to join the race for Juneau Assembly seats.

Duncan named commissioner of administration
Jim Duncan, who represented Juneau for 24 years in the state Legislature, was appointed commissioner of administration today by Gov. Tony Knowles.

Feds hit cruise line with $55K fine, cite others
Federal regulators have slapped Carnival Cruise Lines with a $55,000 fine for violating air quality standards in Juneau a year ago.

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

Gildersleeve Logging had proud history
Thanks for your report about the demise of Gildersleeve Logging. I cut timber for J.R. Gildersleeve when I first came to Alaska almost 30 years ago. The logging camps were strong Alaska communities for almost 50 years without interruption or financial distress.

Mexico's new leader bringing bold ideas
T he following editorial appeared in Friday's Los Angeles Times: Mexican President-elect Vicente Fox is a big man, 6 feet 6, with a penchant for big ideas and the clout to make them work. Example: In July, Fox and his PAN political party ousted the PRI, the party that had governed Mexico for more than 70 years. Now, in his first postelection foray into the United States and Canada, Fox has floated some bold ideas aimed at reducing the enormous economic gap between Mexico and its neighbors to the north. How? Through deeper economic integration among the three partners.

Mexico's new leader bringing bold ideas
T he following editorial appeared in Friday's Los Angeles Times: Mexican President-elect Vicente Fox is a big man, 6 feet 6, with a penchant for big ideas and the clout to make them work. Example: In July, Fox and his PAN political party ousted the PRI, the party that had governed Mexico for more than 70 years. Now, in his first postelection foray into the United States and Canada, Fox has floated some bold ideas aimed at reducing the enormous economic gap between Mexico and its neighbors to the north. How? Through deeper economic integration among the three partners.

Buy earplugs to survive fall political ads
WASHINGTON -- Advice to couch potatoes: Now that "Survivor" is gone, hide your clicker under a mattress and stick your television in a closet until Nov. 7.

Word of mouth

Gildersleeve Logging had proud history
Thanks for your report about the demise of Gildersleeve Logging. I cut timber for J.R. Gildersleeve when I first came to Alaska almost 30 years ago. The logging camps were strong Alaska communities for almost 50 years without interruption or financial distress.

Word of mouth

Buy earplugs to survive fall political ads
WASHINGTON -- Advice to couch potatoes: Now that "Survivor" is gone, hide your clicker under a mattress and stick your television in a closet until Nov. 7.

Juneau runners open season in Ketchikan
Jesse Stringer got right to the point when asked to gauge the Juneau-Douglas High School boys cross-country running team's chances at state this year.

Sports in Juneau

Juneau runners open season in Ketchikan
Jesse Stringer got right to the point when asked to gauge the Juneau-Douglas High School boys cross-country running team's chances at state this year.

Sports in Juneau

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