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Alaska to get more payment in lieu of taxes this year

Alaska to get more payment in lieu of taxes this yearFederal payment-in-lieu-of-taxes to Alaska will total $28.5 million in FY 2014

Police propose big hikes to traffic, animal control fines

Police propose big hikes to traffic, animal control finesThe Juneau Police Department wants to double, triple or nearly quadruple municipal fines for dozens of municipal traffic and animal control violations.

Land trust for Alaska tribes is a popular concept

Land trust for Alaska tribes is a popular conceptBIA Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Kevin Washburn said the concept of taking land into trust for Alaska tribes is a popular one.

Incoming superintendent’s track record set him apart

Incoming superintendent’s track record set him apartSchool board member Sean O’Brien says Mark Miller came across as having a comprehensive knowledge base of how schools are run.

As festival season kicks off, so does campaign season

As festival season kicks off, so does campaign seasonNow that the filing deadline has passed, campaign season in Alaska has started in earnest.

California school administrator to lead Juneau school district

California school administrator to lead Juneau school districtThe Juneau School Board selected Mark Miller for superintendent.

Centennial Hall roof work to stop during Celebration

Centennial Hall roof work to stop during CelebrationNorth Pacific Erectors began mobilizing for the $1.4 million project about three weeks ago

Four to interview for Juneau school superintendent

Four to interview for Juneau school superintendentInterviews start 8 a.m. Saturday at Thunder Mountain High School. Members of the public are invited to attend.

Juneau Jet Ski riders practice personal watercraft safety at Auke Lake

Juneau Jet Ski riders practice personal watercraft safety at Auke LakeA handful of Jet Ski riders took to Auke Lake this weekend as part of a boater safety workshop.

Update: Juneau water watch; Salmon Creek back on line

Update: Juneau water watch; Salmon Creek back on lineSalmon Creek is back on line