Eight people are running for two open seats on the Juneau School Board. The candidates this year are Carl Broderson, Louise Cornwall, Jeremy Kerr, Steve Kikendall, Julie Morris, Will Muldoon, Bob Van Slyke, and Bonn Trinidad. In this complilation of candidate profiles that originally aired separately, all the candidates tell why they’re running and what issues are important to them.Related Link: Latest profile of Assembly District 1 candidates
- The state is granting nearly $300,000 to improve water quality in some of Alaska's most damaged watersheds, including Juneau's orange-tinted Duck Creek.
- More than a third of all the penalties imposed since 1976 were logged last year.
- "You know, we're not talking about some smoky, old wood stove here. We’re talking about high-tech equipment," said Daniel Parrent, a program manager at the U.S. Forest Service.
- "Did you think that ganging together seven different taxes would make it more likely or less likely that any would pass?” asked Eagle River Republican Rep. Dan Saddler.