Juneau Douglas High School kicked off its hockey season at Treadwell Ice Arena versus Soldotna High this weekend. The Crimson Bears fielded an especially young team this year and came up short in a pair of 5-0 losses to the Stars.
Photos by Steve Quinn.
- The House passed a resolution that limits committees to working on bills that raise or spend state revenue. House Democrats raised concerns that the rule change would reduce transparency.
- The Juneau School District is facing a sixth year of budget cuts, and it’s handling the budget process a little differently than it has in recent years.
- The new rule won't go into effect until late 2016 at the earliest, but importers would have to track where fish were caught, the type of gear used and where it was landed.
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