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Alaska News Nightly: Monday, June 24, 2019 - Alaska Public Media News

Alaska News Nightly: Monday, June 24, 2019  Alaska Public Media News

Stories are posted on the APRN news page. You can subscribe to APRN's newsfeeds via email, podcast and RSS. Follow us on Facebook at alaskapublic.org ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 2:27 am


The Latest: Dunleavy: No legal basis to reject Wasilla call - Laredo Morning Times

The Latest: Dunleavy: No legal basis to reject Wasilla call  Laredo Morning Times

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on Alaska lawmakers rejecting Wasilla as the location for the special session: (all times local):. 5:10 p.m. ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 1:12 am


Exploration under way for southeast Alaska mine project - webcenter11

Exploration under way for southeast Alaska mine project  webcenter11

The developer of a proposed mine in southeast Alaska is moving ahead with exploration following a favorable court decision.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 12:29 am


Juneau Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Meth Distribution - Alaska Native News

Juneau Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Meth Distribution  Alaska Native News

Sentencing for a father and son duo in Juneau was completed on Thursday when the father of the drug dealing team was sentenced in federal court on the ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 4:37 pm


Tongass forest supporters rally in favor of roadless rule - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Tongass forest supporters rally in favor of roadless rule  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — About 150 people turned out in Juneau for a rally opposing expanded development in the Tongass National Forest.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 4:02 pm


Photos: American Legion Baseball, Juneau vs Bartlett - Juneau Empire

Photos: American Legion Baseball, Juneau vs Bartlett  Juneau Empire

Here are some photos from Juneau Post 25's 10-0 win over Bartlett Post 29 on Friday night at Adair-Kennedy Memorial Park. Juneau Post 25, of the American ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 12:20 pm


Miners clean up at Gold Rush Days - Juneau Empire

Miners clean up at Gold Rush Days  Juneau Empire

The obstacle pole buck requires speed, balance and some know-how with a chainsaw. Ryan Friend had all three down on Sunday to win the logging ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 12:15 pm


Rainbow the Crunchy Ghost - Juneau Empire

Rainbow the Crunchy Ghost  Juneau Empire

Woooo!!!!! Wooooo!!!! Who disrupts my ghostly slumber?! Woooo!!!! Woooo!!!!! Bet you wish you hadn't audited that Introduction to Necromancy course at UAS.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 11:00 am


King fishing on for Southeast anglers - Juneau Empire

King fishing on for Southeast anglers  Juneau Empire

Fishing is something to celebrate when you're 61-year-old Leroy Dabaluz, even when you're not the one catching the fish. “Nice one, look at that, strong one!

Published on 23 June 2019 | 11:00 am


Thank you letters for June 23, 2019 - Juneau Empire

Thank you letters for June 23, 2019  Juneau Empire

Thank you, Merci, Danke.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 11:00 am


Police calls for Sunday, June 23, 2019 - Juneau Empire

Police calls for Sunday, June 23, 2019  Juneau Empire

This report contains public information available to the Empire from law enforcement and public safety agencies. This report includes arrest and citation ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 11:00 am


Recognitions for the week of June 23, 2019 - Juneau Empire

Recognitions for the week of June 23, 2019  Juneau Empire

Nursing student graduates. • Aaron Abella of Juneau graduated from the University of Northern Colorado during spring 2019 commencement ceremony last ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 11:00 am


Champions of the Rainbow: Three Juneau LGBTQ+ advocates recognized for activism - Juneau Empire

Champions of the Rainbow: Three Juneau LGBTQ+ advocates recognized for activism  Juneau Empire

Lin Davis and Maureen “Mo” Longworth made their mark in Juneau. In Mayor Bill Overstreet Park, one of the bricks near the whale statue bears the inscription, ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 11:00 am


Photos: Gold Rush Days - Juneau Empire

Photos: Gold Rush Days  Juneau Empire

Contestants compete in mining and logging competitions.

Published on 22 June 2019 | 9:30 pm


Photos: Turn Out for the Tongass Rally - Juneau Empire

Photos: Turn Out for the Tongass Rally  Juneau Empire

Here's some shots today from the Turn Out for the Tongass Rally, which included performances from the Yees Ku Oo multicultural dance group and speeches ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 7:00 pm


Father, son sentenced in Juneau drug trafficking conspiracy - KTVA

Father, son sentenced in Juneau drug trafficking conspiracy  KTVA

A father and son duo from Juneau have been sentenced for their roles in a citywide drug trafficking conspiracy where officials say they were caught distributing ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 9:53 pm


How Carlos Boozer stays busy in his retirement from NBA - Juneau Empire

How Carlos Boozer stays busy in his retirement from NBA  Juneau Empire

The average NBA career lasts about four years. Carlos Boozer, a 1999 Juneau-Douglas High School: Yadaat.at Kalé graduate, played in the Association for 13 ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 11:00 am


Ex-manager of Juneau's Bergmann Hotel sentenced on meth charges - KTOO

Ex-manager of Juneau's Bergmann Hotel sentenced on meth charges  KTOO

Charles Edward Cotten, Jr., 53, will spend 10 years in prison, then 25 years on supervised release.

Published on 21 June 2019 | 12:54 am


Farmers & Merchants Union Bank opens new building in Juneau - WiscNews

Farmers & Merchants Union Bank opens new building in Juneau  WiscNews

A ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration was held June 14 in Juneau to celebrate the completion of the new Farmers & Merchants Union Bank building.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 11:00 pm


PHOTOS: Coast Guard Change of Command ceremony - Juneau Empire

PHOTOS: Coast Guard Change of Command ceremony  Juneau Empire

Here's photographs from today's Change of Command ceremony for U.S. Coast Guard Commander Andrew S. Joca and Commander Nathan L. Rumsey.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 9:30 pm


Work on deck: Here's what's going on with Statter Harbor, Archipelago Lot and dock electrification - Juneau Empire

Work on deck: Here's what's going on with Statter Harbor, Archipelago Lot and dock electrification  Juneau Empire

If a port director is only as good as their next project, then Carl Uchytil is doing great. The City and Borough of Juneau port director has about four projects in the ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 8:30 pm


Photos: Wile-Eyed coyote appears in Excursion Inlet - Juneau Empire

Photos: Wile-Eyed coyote appears in Excursion Inlet  Juneau Empire

Jack Beedle was taking photos of a nesting oystercatcher near Excursion Inlet early this month when something else caught his eye. A coyote — with a ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 6:00 pm


Live: Find out the latest about Juneau's docks and harbors - Juneau Empire

Live: Find out the latest about Juneau's docks and harbors  Juneau Empire

Live updates from Port Director Carl Uchytil's chamber presentation.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 4:00 pm


Man suffers serious injury after fillet knife stabbing - Juneau Empire

Man suffers serious injury after fillet knife stabbing  Juneau Empire

A man suffered what authorities called life-threatening injuries after being stabbed with a fillet knife Monday, police say. At about 6:38 p.m. Monday, a woman ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 3:30 pm


Juneau family finds community, competition at Gold Rush Days - Juneau Empire

Juneau family finds community, competition at Gold Rush Days  Juneau Empire

The Hoys haven't missed a single Gold Rush Days since they moved to town in 2011, when Dominic took a geologist job at Kensington Mine. “It's the only way ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 2:30 pm


Exploration continues for mine near Haines - Juneau Empire

Exploration continues for mine near Haines  Juneau Empire

After a recent court decision went in favor of those pursuing a mine in the Chilkat Valley, the company looking to build the mine is continuing to explore the area.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 11:00 am


Baseball preview: Juneau Post 25 strives for three-peat - Juneau Empire

Baseball preview: Juneau Post 25 strives for three-peat  Juneau Empire

Juneau Post 25 — an amateur baseball team that plays in the American Legion Baseball League — is going for its third consecutive state championship this ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 11:00 am


PFAS chemical contamination will cost Alaska millions - Juneau Empire

PFAS chemical contamination will cost Alaska millions  Juneau Empire

PFAS contamination is a widespread problem in Alaska and the U.S., and addressing it is going to be costly. Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are a ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 11:00 am


Museums awarded grants, fossil fun and summer theater camp deadline approaches - Juneau Empire

Museums awarded grants, fossil fun and summer theater camp deadline approaches  Juneau Empire

Free fossil fun at the state museum. In association with this summer's exhibit, “Cruisin' the Fossil Coastline,” the Alaska State Museum will offer a free fossil ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 11:00 am


Slow trickle of state jobs out of Juneau continues - Juneau Empire

Slow trickle of state jobs out of Juneau continues  Juneau Empire

Sen. Jesse Kiehl has spent more than a decade working in the Capitol, and has watched as state jobs have trickled from Juneau to Anchorage and elsewhere.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Lt. Governor meets with Russian Ambassador in Juneau - KTUU.com

Lt. Governor meets with Russian Ambassador in Juneau  KTUU.com

Alaska's Lieutenant Governor Kevin Meyer met with the Russian Ambassador for several hours on Tuesday.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 6:01 am


Ferries, PFD dominate Juneau legislator's town hall - Juneau Empire

Ferries, PFD dominate Juneau legislator's town hall  Juneau Empire

During her town hall meeting Wednesday night, Rep. Andi Story, D-Juneau, said this year's legislative session has been a challenging one as a first-year ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 11:10 pm


Live: Prospective Eaglecrest board members interview with the Assembly - Juneau Empire

Live: Prospective Eaglecrest board members interview with the Assembly  Juneau Empire

Summary: After seven interviews and an executive session, Stephanie Hoag and Jonathan Dale were reappointed to the Eaglecrest Board of Directors, and ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 9:45 pm


Former NBA star Carlos Boozer back to lead camp - Juneau Empire

Former NBA star Carlos Boozer back to lead camp  Juneau Empire

Carlos Boozer thinks about his hometown a lot around now. As the calendar flips to June, and the temperatures outside his Florida abode rise above 80 degrees ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 8:30 pm


What's happening the week of June 19-26, 2019 - Juneau Empire

What's happening the week of June 19-26, 2019  Juneau Empire

Thursday, June 20. Douglas Drag Queen & King Family Night, 5:30-7 p.m., Douglas Public Library, 1016 3rd St., Douglas. All ages are welcome as Gigi Monroe ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 8:03 pm


Angoon residents, supporters protest Juneau's annexation petition - Alaska Public Media News

Angoon residents, supporters protest Juneau's annexation petition  Alaska Public Media News

A fight over land is reigniting after the City and Borough of Juneau submitted a proposal to annex portions of Admiralty Island to the state's Local Boundary ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 6:15 pm


MRAK Almanac: Food bloggers converge on Juneau - Must Read Alaska

MRAK Almanac: Food bloggers converge on Juneau  Must Read Alaska

PRODUCED BY KOBE RIZK. The MRAK Almanac is your place for political, cultural, and civic events, events where you'll meet political leaders or, if you are ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 2:47 pm


MPD: Several in custody after pedestrian struck near 27th and Juneau - WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MPD: Several in custody after pedestrian struck near 27th and Juneau  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police said a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle near 27th Street and Juneau Avenue on Tuesday, June 18. It happened shortly after ...

Published on 18 June 2019 | 7:25 pm


This Juneau man engineered a top-four finish at the Kluane Relay - Juneau Empire

This Juneau man engineered a top-four finish at the Kluane Relay  Juneau Empire

Juneau had just under 20 teams in the competition.

Published on 18 June 2019 | 6:00 pm


Last Frontier becoming First Frontier: 5G service is coming to Alaska - Juneau Empire

Last Frontier becoming First Frontier: 5G service is coming to Alaska  Juneau Empire

New 5G wireless network *service* is coming to Alaska by 2020, starting in Anchorage before making its way to other cities, GCI announced in a press conference ...

Published on 18 June 2019 | 5:30 pm


New Assembly members split on annexation - Juneau Empire

New Assembly members split on annexation  Juneau Empire

City and Borough of Juneau's annexation efforts are divisive now and were divisive when the Assembly voted to pursue annexation in January 2018. Back then ...

Published on 18 June 2019 | 3:30 pm


Opinion: Juneau is overwhelmed by tourists - Juneau Empire

Opinion: Juneau is overwhelmed by tourists  Juneau Empire

We have so many visitors this year. Too many in my opinion.

Published on 18 June 2019 | 11:00 am


5-year-old girl medevaced from thousand-foot cruise liner near Juneau - KTUU.com

5-year-old girl medevaced from thousand-foot cruise liner near Juneau  KTUU.com

A 5-year old girl was medevaced from the 1000-foot Ovation of the Sea as it made its way through the Gastineau Channel near Juneau on Sunday afternoon.

Published on 17 June 2019 | 10:56 pm


How bad are cruise ship emissions in downtown Juneau? An air quality survey aims to find out. - Alaska Public Media News

How bad are cruise ship emissions in downtown Juneau? An air quality survey aims to find out.  Alaska Public Media News

This summer, the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation is conducting an air quality study in Juneau. It's the first study of its kind in Alaska, and the ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 9:49 pm


The sights, sounds and spectacle of Juneau's biggest drag show - Juneau Empire

The sights, sounds and spectacle of Juneau's biggest drag show  Juneau Empire

Calling the fifth annual GLITZ a drag show just scratches the surface. It was a three-and-a-half-hour blowout with enough heart and humor to kick off Pride in ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 6:45 pm


Photos: GLITZ Drag Show - Juneau Empire

Photos: GLITZ Drag Show  Juneau Empire

Scenes from the fifth annual GLITZ Drag Show — Juneau's biggest drag show of the year —in honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots and Juneau ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 1:45 pm


Juneau property taxes: fair or foul? - Must Read Alaska

Juneau property taxes: fair or foul?  Must Read Alaska

By WIN GRUENING SENIOR CONTRIBUTOR. Property tax management can be confusing for local taxpayers. The mill rate is the amount of tax payable per ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 1:04 pm


Blazing new trails: Ladies bind together for mountain biking adventures - Juneau Empire

Blazing new trails: Ladies bind together for mountain biking adventures  Juneau Empire

As president of the Juneau Mountain Biking Alliance, Briana Swanson wants to stoke interest in mountain biking. One goal of the group, she said, is to develop ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 11:00 am


Juneau fire chief uses garden hose to slow apartment fire - KTUU.com

Juneau fire chief uses garden hose to slow apartment fire  KTUU.com

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - Juneau's fire chief used a garden hose to fight a fire he spotted as he drove by. The Juneau Empire reports Chief Rich Etheridge was ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 7:00 am


MPD: 2 shot while sitting in car near 45th and Juneau - WDJT

MPD: 2 shot while sitting in car near 45th and Juneau  WDJT

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Milwaukee Police are currently investigating a double shooting near 45th and Juneau. It happened around 11:41 p.m. on Friday.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 7:00 am


AK: Juneau beach yields gold to dedicated dredgers - Alaska Public Media News

AK: Juneau beach yields gold to dedicated dredgers  Alaska Public Media News

It's after work, and the summer sun and the tide are out at John Wright's go-to fishing spot in Juneau: the wide, sandy beach where Sheep Creek meets ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 11:08 pm


Small rally protests Juneau's 'landgrab' of parts of Admiralty Island - Juneau Empire

Small rally protests Juneau's 'landgrab' of parts of Admiralty Island  Juneau Empire

The same day the City and Borough of Juneau took a step toward annexing land that includes portions of Admiralty Island, protesters gathered at the Alaska ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 9:30 pm


Live: Small rally protests Juneau's 'landgrab' of parts of Admiralty Island - Juneau Empire

Live: Small rally protests Juneau's 'landgrab' of parts of Admiralty Island  Juneau Empire

12:35 p.m.. Things are now wrapping up, and protestors are turning in their signs to the rally organizer to head back to their jobs or homes. Organizer Carlson ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 5:00 pm


Using local foods, a Juneau middle school teacher demystifies cooking for kids - KNBA

Using local foods, a Juneau middle school teacher demystifies cooking for kids  KNBA

For kids who've never cooked, smoking their own salmon might seem out of reach . But a teacher at Juneau's Floyd Dryden Middle School wants his students to.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 3:12 pm


Adorable, fuzzy baby bald eagle found in Juneau backyard - Juneau Empire

Adorable, fuzzy baby bald eagle found in Juneau backyard  Juneau Empire

Juneau Raptor Center received a call Thursday morning that doesn't come every day — a baby bald eagle was found out of its nest and on the ground.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 3:00 pm


Opinion: Juneau's property taxes … fair or foul? - Juneau Empire

Opinion: Juneau's property taxes … fair or foul?  Juneau Empire

Property tax management can be confusing for local taxpayers. The mill rate is the amount of tax payable per dollar of the assessed value of a property. A “mill” ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 11:00 am


'Our elders fought to protect this land': Angoon opposes Juneau's planned annexation - Juneau Empire

'Our elders fought to protect this land': Angoon opposes Juneau's planned annexation  Juneau Empire

The City of Angoon formally rebuked the City and Borough of Juneau's progress toward annexing tracts of land that include parts of Admiralty Island. Angoon ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 10:00 pm


One session ends as another one is set outside Juneau - Kenai Peninsula Online

One session ends as another one is set outside Juneau  Kenai Peninsula Online

There are numerous concerns with the new location.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 9:30 pm


Juneau fire chief helps put out blaze with garden hose - Juneau Empire

Juneau fire chief helps put out blaze with garden hose  Juneau Empire

Fortunately for the residents of a Channel Drive apartment building, Capital City Fire/Rescue Chief Rich Etheridge happened to be driving by just as a fire was ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 6:15 pm


'It's Juneau's biggest drag show': A pair of first-timers talk putting on the GLITZ - Juneau Empire

'It's Juneau's biggest drag show': A pair of first-timers talk putting on the GLITZ  Juneau Empire

On the surface, Miss Guise and Lola Monet couldn't be much more different. Guise is a fierce punk rocker in the mold of Paramore's Hayley Williams, while ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Potentially deadly shellfish toxins found in Juneau shellfish - KTUU.com

Potentially deadly shellfish toxins found in Juneau shellfish  KTUU.com

The Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska is advising the public of shellfish toxins found in Juneau shellfish.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Juneau School District and educators reach deal - Juneau Empire

Juneau School District and educators reach deal  Juneau Empire

Juneau School District can step away from the negotiating table for the next three years. During Tuesday night's school board meeting, a pair of three-year ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Award-winning artist eager to get more artists in Juneau classrooms - Juneau Empire

Award-winning artist eager to get more artists in Juneau classrooms  Juneau Empire

Stephen Blanchett is new to Juneau Arts & Humanities Council, but he's no stranger to Juneau. Before being hired as the JAHC's new education director, ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Video: Glacier Research on the Juneau Icefield in Alaska - State of the Planet

Video: Glacier Research on the Juneau Icefield in Alaska  State of the Planet

Research by Lamont's Johnny Kingslake and Elizabeth Case advances understanding of ice sheet dynamics and how our world may change in the coming ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


'Potentially lethal' toxins found in Juneau shellfish - KTOO

'Potentially lethal' toxins found in Juneau shellfish  KTOO

A group that monitors shellfish toxin levels is warning Juneau residents not to consume shellfish from locations in the Auke Bay area.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


State employees anxious as government shutdown threat looms - Alaska Public Media News

State employees anxious as government shutdown threat looms  Alaska Public Media News

Earlier this month, Gov. Mike Dunleavy sent a message to state workers telling them to expect layoff or furlough notices after Friday if the Legislature is unable to ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Juneau icefield researchers resurrect 'Gorgon Spire' — a name nearly lost in obscurity - KTOO

Juneau icefield researchers resurrect 'Gorgon Spire' — a name nearly lost in obscurity  KTOO

An unnamed peak in the Juneau Icefield may get a cool-sounding name dreamed up a half-century ago — but then nearly forgotten.

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Read in Juneau Alaska - Miami's Community Newspapers

Read in Juneau Alaska  Miami's Community Newspapers

Pictured while dog sledding on the Mendenhall glacier in Juneau Alaska are Cutler Bay Mayor Tim Meerbott nd Natalie Neff, with a copy of their favorite ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Juneau senior citizens can apply for a tax break rebate, as deadline approaches - KTUU.com

Juneau senior citizens can apply for a tax break rebate, as deadline approaches  KTUU.com

If you're a senior citizen living in Juneau and you're on a tight budget, a sales tax rebate might help. We've got some instructions and requirements for you.

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Opinion: What's good for Juneau - Juneau Empire

Opinion: What's good for Juneau  Juneau Empire

I note that recently some of my friends and neighbors are once again calling attention to the fact that Juneau has been overwhelmed with tourists.

Published on 9 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Recognitions for the week of June 9, 2019 - Juneau Empire

Recognitions for the week of June 9, 2019  Juneau Empire

Juneauites graduate from college across the US. Tevanah Charlemagne of Juneau graduated from Mary Baldwin University in Staunton, Virginia, during a ...

Published on 9 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Juneau family sues city over new sidewalks | Crime and courts - WiscNews

Juneau family sues city over new sidewalks | Crime and courts  WiscNews

JUNEAU — A family in Juneau is suing the city over new sidewalks to be added in front of their home.

Published on 8 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Pixie eyes, lupine and iris: Wildflowers bloom in Juneau - Juneau Empire

Pixie eyes, lupine and iris: Wildflowers bloom in Juneau  Juneau Empire

On a day of filtered sunlight alternating with rain showers, Parks and Rec hikers headed up the Dan Moller trail. Many of the boards on this trail are rotten, broken ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Live: Memorial honors victims of Guardian crash - Juneau Empire

Live: Memorial honors victims of Guardian crash  Juneau Empire

5:10 p.m.. Check out more photos from the event here. 2:31 p.m.. The memorial is headed outside now, where there is supposed to be a helicopter flyover.

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Juneau's homeless population declines for first time since 2016 - KTOO

Juneau's homeless population declines for first time since 2016  KTOO

The numbers are in from the most recent survey of Juneau's homeless population, and things appear to be improving. The results of this year's count found 210 ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Juneau writer shares tribute to Mom: Essay attains 'Chicken Soup' notoriety - Beaver Dam Daily Citizen

Juneau writer shares tribute to Mom: Essay attains 'Chicken Soup' notoriety  Beaver Dam Daily Citizen

JUNEAU — Elizabeth Pickart loves to write, she loves her family and she loves her menagerie of pets at home.

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Meet the Juneau couple who brush their teeth next to history - KTOO

Meet the Juneau couple who brush their teeth next to history  KTOO

The Last Chance Mining Museum is celebrating 25 years of continuous operation. But for the Juneau couple who lives there, it's been a permanent residence for ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


He kids because he cares: Comedian comes back to town to roast Juneau - Juneau Empire

He kids because he cares: Comedian comes back to town to roast Juneau  Juneau Empire

It's a little trite, but he kids because he cares. Corin Hughes-Skandijs, who moved from Juneau to Delaware about a year ago, is coming back to the capital city to ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


H2-Oh No! Juneau tests groundwater, soil for chemicals - Juneau Empire

H2-Oh No! Juneau tests groundwater, soil for chemicals  Juneau Empire

Testing is underway in Juneau to determine whether land and water in the capital city is contaminated with the same cancer-linked chemicals that were found in ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Capitol Live: Senate votes on PFD amount - Juneau Empire

Capitol Live: Senate votes on PFD amount  Juneau Empire

2:08 p.m.. House Minority Leader Lance Pruitt weighs in, taking this opportunity to take a couple shots at the House Majority: Two months ago, we offered ...

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Juneau Assembly passes city budget as state budget impacts loom - KTOO

Juneau Assembly passes city budget as state budget impacts loom  KTOO

The Juneau Assembly passed the city's $379 million operating budget Monday night with little debate — outside of a decision to keep the same mill rate from last ...

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Juneau 12-year-old takes down one of the top shooters in the state - Juneau Empire

Juneau 12-year-old takes down one of the top shooters in the state  Juneau Empire

A 12-year-old Juneau girl took down one of Alaska's best trap shooters on Sunday at the Juneau Gun Club's Spring Shoot. Mackenzie Lam, a rising ...

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Juneau outdoor program seeks to officially name challenging peak 'Gorgon Spire' - KTUU.com

Juneau outdoor program seeks to officially name challenging peak 'Gorgon Spire'  KTUU.com

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - An Alaska outdoor education program is trying to officially name a mountain peak. The Juneau Empire reported Friday that the Juneau ...

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Coast Guard assists fire crew in Juneau to rescue stranded boat passengers - KTUU.com

Coast Guard assists fire crew in Juneau to rescue stranded boat passengers  KTUU.com

JUNEAU, Alaska (KTUU) - The Coast Guard partnered with the Capital City Fire and Rescue in Juneau to rescue six people after their boat ran aground ...

Published on 2 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Fundraiser aims to help young Juneau man with third fight against cancer - Juneau Empire

Fundraiser aims to help young Juneau man with third fight against cancer  Juneau Empire

For the third time, Alex Cesar is fighting for his life. Cesar, 20, was recently diagnosed with mesothelioma, a kind of cancer that affects the lining of the lungs or ...

Published on 1 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Juneau's homeless population dips slightly - Juneau Empire

Juneau's homeless population dips slightly  Juneau Empire

There are 25 fewer homeless people living in Juneau this year, according to an annual count of those on the streets. It may not sound like a lot, but it's actually ...

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Governor preparing for Mat-Su special session, instead of Juneau - Juneau Empire

Governor preparing for Mat-Su special session, instead of Juneau  Juneau Empire

Pretty much everything worked out” for session up north.

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Juneau scores $1.8 million grant for Brotherhood Bridge Trail - KTOO

Juneau scores $1.8 million grant for Brotherhood Bridge Trail  KTOO

Work is anticipated in 2021, which may include rerouting trail sections or hardening the banks of the Mendenhall River and Montana Creek to deal with erosion.

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Juneau climber dies in Mount Rainier rock fall - KTOO

Juneau climber dies in Mount Rainier rock fall  KTOO

A climber who died after a rock fall on Mount Rainier swept through a campsite was identified as 45-year-old Arleigh William Dean of Juneau, Alaska, according ...

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Juneau struggles to keep up as junk cars continue piling up - Alaska Public Media News

Juneau struggles to keep up as junk cars continue piling up  Alaska Public Media News

Like many towns in Alaska, Juneau has no roads leading in or out. That presents a problem when it comes to getting rid of vehicles no one wants anymore.  .

Published on 30 May 2019 | 7:00 am


High school teacher turned full-time musican comes back to Juneau - Juneau Empire

High school teacher turned full-time musican comes back to Juneau  Juneau Empire

After three years on the road, Curtiss O'Rorke Stedman came back to the city he left. Before touring the world as Cousin Curtiss, O'Rorke Stedman lived in ...

Published on 30 May 2019 | 7:00 am


First phase of downtown Egan Drive construction begins Monday - KTOO

First phase of downtown Egan Drive construction begins Monday  KTOO

Starting June 3, resurfacing work along the stretch of road between Centennial Hall Convention Center and the Coast Guard Sector Juneau building will reduce ...

Published on 30 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Volunteers can join with trail maintenance Saturday - Juneau Empire

Volunteers can join with trail maintenance Saturday  Juneau Empire

If you're an avid hiker or just someone who thinks Juneau's trails are important, you can express your love for Juneau's trails this Saturday. The City and Borough ...

Published on 30 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Writer's Weir: Eliot Fisk Plays 'Memories of Alhambra' and May in Juneau - Juneau Empire

Writer's Weir: Eliot Fisk Plays 'Memories of Alhambra' and May in Juneau  Juneau Empire

May in Juneau. May brings a southern breeze. Blowing pollen off spruce trees. Sowing little tree baby seeds. Lunch alfresco,. A sandwich and, naturally. My hair ...

Published on 29 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Juneau climber survives 30-foot fall - Juneau Empire

Juneau climber survives 30-foot fall  Juneau Empire

A Juneau climber suffered serious injuries after a long fall Wednesday, according to authorities and those who were on scene. On Wednesday afternoon, Capital ...

Published on 29 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Juneau's bowling alley sees bowl-d new changes - Juneau Empire

Juneau's bowling alley sees bowl-d new changes  Juneau Empire

Juneauites won't have to strike out to find a new place to bowl. Taku Lanes has closed, but PINZ is now operating in the building that houses a bowling alley on ...

Published on 27 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Kenai boys, Juneau girls repeat as state soccer champs; Dimond girls and Colony boys take Division I crowns - KTUU.com

Kenai boys, Juneau girls repeat as state soccer champs; Dimond girls and Colony boys take Division I crowns  KTUU.com

The Kenai boys soccer team pulled off a come from behind win over the Juneau Douglas Crimson Bears to win the ASAA Division II state soccer championship.

Published on 26 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Officials warn about Juneau bear that charged man - KTVA

Officials warn about Juneau bear that charged man  KTVA

Alaska state officials are warning people about a brown bear that charged a man at Juneau's Salmon Creek Trail.

Published on 26 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Thank you Juneau for displaying my Seward statue - Juneau Empire

Thank you Juneau for displaying my Seward statue  Juneau Empire

... • My good friends from Juneau, Joanne and Bob Bloom, sent me a copy of the Empire with the picture of myself and the statue of William Seward in the ...

Published on 26 May 2019 | 7:00 am








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