With conference victories tough to come by for either of the high school boys varsity soccer teams this season, Chugiak and Eagle River high teams each took the opportunity to relish a win last week, with the Wolves upending the Mustangs 2-0 on May 12, and host Chugiak defeating West 2-1 on May 16.
Alaskans for Disability Rights is asking Governor Bill Walker for a emancipation proclamation and an administrative order totally banning involuntary electroconvulsive therapy/electroshock and psychosurgery / lobotomy. We ask the governor to please state publicly that he plans to introduce legislation amending AS 47.30.825 (f) and (g), which will additionally ban electroconvulsive therapy/electroshock and psychosurgery/lobotomy, in statute, especially court ordered and guardian ordered electroconvulsive therapy/electroshock and psychosurgery/lobotomy.
This year, we received several form letters from Gruening Middle School eighth-grade students about what topics they had chosen for a Project Citizen assignment in their social studies class. Each started with a similar-sounding introduction, before going on to discuss what each student chose and why the topic is important.