Saturday, December 30, 2000

FYI

FYI

Around Town

Weekend Best Bets
I'm hoping to wake up Monday morning with a tall black slab rising from my backyard, heralding an evolutionary milestone for humanity. Instead, I'll probably have to settle for playing with my Christmas presents.

Thank you

Around Town

Weekend Best Bets
I'm hoping to wake up Monday morning with a tall black slab rising from my backyard, heralding an evolutionary milestone for humanity. Instead, I'll probably have to settle for playing with my Christmas presents.

Thank you

Issuing an invitation to a meal featuring Alpha
Imagine the audacity of a Christian leader in England who proposes to invite the entire country to come to supper. By means of billboard and newspaper advertising, the invitation will go out to every man, woman and child in the entire nation.

School calender

School calender

Some ask if mechanized duck decoys are fair game
RICHVALE, Calif. -- In the gauzy dimness before dawn, two hunters picked their way along the muddy, raised trail slicing through the flooded rice fields.

Issuing an invitation to a meal featuring Alpha
Imagine the audacity of a Christian leader in England who proposes to invite the entire country to come to supper. By means of billboard and newspaper advertising, the invitation will go out to every man, woman and child in the entire nation.

Some ask if mechanized duck decoys are fair game
RICHVALE, Calif. -- In the gauzy dimness before dawn, two hunters picked their way along the muddy, raised trail slicing through the flooded rice fields.

Tires from plane found
Two tires found today on a Douglas Island beach were identified by a mechanic as belonging to a plane missing since Wednesday with two Juneau men aboard.

Anchorage lawmaker tries again to move sessions
Add one more item to that list of sure things. You can depend on death, taxes and Rep. Norm Rokeberg to try to move legislative sessions out of Juneau.

Corrections

Palmer: City suspected tampering at sewage plant
City officials were concerned about the possibility of tampering with effluent samples at the Mendenhall wastewater treatment plant in 1998, City Manager Dave Palmer said today.

Anchorage lawmaker tries again to move sessions
Add one more item to that list of sure things. You can depend on death, taxes and Rep. Norm Rokeberg to try to move legislative sessions out of Juneau.

Tires from plane found
Two tires found today on a Douglas Island beach were identified by a mechanic as belonging to a plane missing since Wednesday with two Juneau men aboard.

Police and Fire
Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported...

Oil, fish trouble, crash mark 2000
ANCHORAGE - The year 2000 in Alaska was marked by a big oil merger, weak salmon returns, the crash of Alaska Airlines flight 261 and a battle over the Steller sea lion.

Tonsgard takes down disputed gate
Channel Construction has removed a locked gate across the road to the Boy Scout camp trailhead near Eagle Beach until a lawsuit with the state is settled.

Tonsgard takes down disputed gate
Channel Construction has removed a locked gate across the road to the Boy Scout camp trailhead near Eagle Beach until a lawsuit with the state is settled.

Juneau Color: Conservationist learns worst can happen
Dick Myron was 18 when he witnessed what would influence the course of his life and later have a significant, though subtle impact on how Alaska's capital city grew.

Corrections

Palmer: City suspected tampering at sewage plant
City officials were concerned about the possibility of tampering with effluent samples at the Mendenhall wastewater treatment plant in 1998, City Manager Dave Palmer said today.

Juneau Color: Conservationist learns worst can happen
Dick Myron was 18 when he witnessed what would influence the course of his life and later have a significant, though subtle impact on how Alaska's capital city grew.

Oil, fish trouble, crash mark 2000
ANCHORAGE - The year 2000 in Alaska was marked by a big oil merger, weak salmon returns, the crash of Alaska Airlines flight 261 and a battle over the Steller sea lion.

$1,000 bonus in new city contract
An immediate $1,000 bonus is included in a new three-year contract that covers most city government employees.

Police and Fire
Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported...

$1,000 bonus in new city contract
An immediate $1,000 bonus is included in a new three-year contract that covers most city government employees.

Word of Mouth
Word of Mouth gives readers a forum to express opinions on a variety of issues by telephone. Calls must be limited to one minute and we reserve the right to edit calls for clarity, length and libel. The number to call in 586-4636. Then press 8255 to leave your message.

City worker should hire his own lawyer
Before CBJ Wastewater Manager Andrew Bronson is arraigned Jan. 11 in Anchorage Federal District Court on two felony counts of violating the Clean Water Act, he would be well advised to get his own attorney.

Inspired, encouraged over lost camera gear
Thanks for the article (It's a wonderful Web site) and editorial in Sunday's Empire. I sure appreciate it. Seems like I've been fighting an uphill battle for years now, and it's nice to get some recognition even though under adverse conditions.

Inspired, encouraged over lost camera gear
Thanks for the article (It's a wonderful Web site) and editorial in Sunday's Empire. I sure appreciate it. Seems like I've been fighting an uphill battle for years now, and it's nice to get some recognition even though under adverse conditions.

Revisionist Beatlemania
The following editorial appeared in Wednesday's Miami Herald: Cubans who listened to Beatles music in the 1960s and '70s risked serious consequences. Back then, the long-haired rock stars were considered subversive and counter-revolutionary.

City worker should hire his own lawyer
Before CBJ Wastewater Manager Andrew Bronson is arraigned Jan. 11 in Anchorage Federal District Court on two felony counts of violating the Clean Water Act, he would be well advised to get his own attorney.

Revisionist Beatlemania
The following editorial appeared in Wednesday's Miami Herald: Cubans who listened to Beatles music in the 1960s and '70s risked serious consequences. Back then, the long-haired rock stars were considered subversive and counter-revolutionary.

Word of Mouth
Word of Mouth gives readers a forum to express opinions on a variety of issues by telephone. Calls must be limited to one minute and we reserve the right to edit calls for clarity, length and libel. The number to call in 586-4636. Then press 8255 to leave your message.

McVeigh still prefers to frustrate public
Domestic terrorist and mass murderer Timothy McVeigh says he prefers death to Death Row. It is likely but not certain that his request to be executed sooner rather than later - within six months as opposed to years from now - will be granted.

McVeigh still prefers to frustrate public
Domestic terrorist and mass murderer Timothy McVeigh says he prefers death to Death Row. It is likely but not certain that his request to be executed sooner rather than later - within six months as opposed to years from now - will be granted.

Team manager wins shooting crown
During the Juneau-Douglas High School boys basketball team's opening-night game Wednesday at the Capital City Classic, Aaron Larson did not play during the Crimson Bears 94-47 trouncing of West Valley.

Sports in Juneau

Sports in Juneau

Team manager wins shooting crown
During the Juneau-Douglas High School boys basketball team's opening-night game Wednesday at the Capital City Classic, Aaron Larson did not play during the Crimson Bears 94-47 trouncing of West Valley.

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