It's been six years since Angelica Curtis gave birth to a child she conceived through statutory rape, and she still remembers the name she wanted to give her baby boy. "I had a different name picked out for him," she said. "Jeremy."
Fresh off a state championship season, Juneau-Douglas High School basketball star Kaleb Tompkins won't have much time to reflect on his accomplishments - he's just earned a scholarship to Warner Pacific University.
One of the promises made by supporters of building a new high school were more opportunities for Juneau's students to become engaged through sports and activities. In recent years, those promises have not held true.
Whale watching operators have noticed more communication, less crowding, fewer complaints and more awareness of speed and time spent with whales, according to feedback given at NOAA's pre-season Whale SENSE meeting.
Hailing from Kenmore, Washington, Newberry Honor-winning author Kirby Larson will be visiting Juneau to speak at local schools and to attend a book signing for her young adult, historical novel "Dash," which won the Scott O'Dell for historical fiction.