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School board approves budget that cuts teachers, adds curriculum

School board approves budget that cuts teachers, adds curriculum"A lot of teachers who want to wait or aren’t supportive of a curriculum may not have the same high-needs students in their buildings."

After-school program asks Assembly for $48,500 funding

After-school program asks Assembly for $48,500 fundingIt’s 4 o’ clock in the afternoon and 12-year-old John Barresi’s school day ended an hour ago. But the sixth grader is still hanging out at Dzantik’i Heeni Middle School working on a project.

Outgoing superintendent critiques school system

Outgoing superintendent critiques school systemJuneau Superintendent Glenn Gelbrich critiques the school system in his resignation letter.

Group seeks to prevent suicide through paddle-making

Group seeks to prevent suicide through paddle-making Last weekend, the One People Canoe Society held a two-day paddle-making workshop in Wrangell.

University, state timber offerings planned near Petersburg

University, state timber offerings planned near PetersburgThe UA lands office is offering two timber sales on Mitkof Island south of Petersburg this year.

Supporters raise $1 million for new Mendenhall Valley library

Supporters raise $1 million for new Mendenhall Valley libraryFriends of the Juneau Public Libraries presented an oversize check for $775,000 to the Juneau Assembly on Monday.

Juneau Peace Corps volunteer evacuated from Ukraine

Juneau Peace Corps volunteer evacuated from UkraineWatch Miller's speech to Juneau World Affairs Council on 360North

Juneau schools superintendent resigning

Juneau schools superintendent resigningThe resignation comes with a positive school board evaluation pending

School board unmoved by travel ban task force, public testimony

School board unmoved by travel ban task force, public testimonyJon Kurland said the school board’s reaction is disappointing

Without necessary votes, Senate leadership pulls controversial education amendment

Without necessary votes, Senate leadership pulls controversial education amendmentThe measure did not even make it to the floor, because it did not have enough support to pass.