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Mayor Sullivan supports Juneau as capital, won't relocate if elected lt. gov. 

updated 12:12am

Anchorage mayor and candidate for lieutenant governor Dan Sullivan does not plan to relocate to Juneau if elected, he said at a Juneau Chamber of Commerce debate between himself and Democratic candidate Byron Mallott.

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Snow films to raise money for trail, cabin

Today, 12:03am

It's the end of October, and snow is creeping down the mountains: must be time for SNOvember.
For the second year, the Gold Town Nickelodeon in downtown Juneau will host "SNOvember," a celebration of all things snow sport.

Southeast Alaskans reach 'Higher'

Today, 8:18am

Several Southeast Alaskans helped snowboarder Jeremy Jones' most recent film, "Higher," reach new heights in the Alaska Range. Ed Shanley, Lucas Merli and Ryland Bell participated in the film both on and off the screen.

Alaska, Oregon are ground zero in pot fight

Today, 12:12am

GRANTS PASS, Ore. - From slick video ads online to scrawled chalk messages on college campus sidewalks, intense get-out-the-vote drives are mobilizing in Oregon and Alaska to legalize retail sales of marijuana to anyone old enough to drink.

Photo: Ukulele orchestra comes to Juneau

Today, 6:51am
Alex Gold of the The United Kingdom Ukulele Orchestra "moon walks" across the stage as Peter Baynes, left, Sarah Dale, Alan Dowson and Stuart Crout, right, play a Michael Jackson song during their ...


Reviving city as the 'People's Capital'

Today, 12:12am

The final town meeting for public feedback on the Juneau Economic Plan highlighted the city's primary concern: Retaining jobs and preventing further flight of government positions, which account for one-third of the local workforce.

Verizon's HopeLine helps Alaska DV victims

Today, 12:12am

Along with another option for cellular service, Verizon Wireless has brought its commitment to aid victims of domestic violence to Alaska.

Beautiful arrangements carries couple

Today, 12:04am

Russell George remembers the moment he realized that his wife Heather wasn't well. It was the morning of July 26, 2013 and she couldn't remember her husband's name.
"She had been sick for about a week," he said.

Wildlife Spy: The scream you can't hear

Today, 11:55am

The air is full of screams ... you just can't hear them. From spring through early fall, bats fly over Southeast Alaska, using high-pitched sounds to track down their insect prey.

Opinion

My Turn: The corrupting power of debt

"Money Talks. We translate." That's one of the taglines you'll find at OpenSecrets.org, a website dedicated to tracking congressional campaign spending. What's the translation for the $37 million being spent on the behalf of Democratic Sen.

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Sports

Photos: Big Matches Loom In The Capital City

The Juneau-Douglas High School and Thunder Mountain High School volleyball teams will battle this weekend. The two matches, one at JDHS and the other at TMHS, will determine the final Region V Tournament seedings.

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Outdoors

Snow films to raise money for trail, cabin

It's the end of October, and snow is creeping down the mountains: must be time for SNOvember.
For the second year, the Gold Town Nickelodeon in downtown Juneau will host "SNOvember," a celebration of all things snow sport.

Read More

Neighbors

Team Depot reaches out to local veteran

Volunteers from Home Depot and Helping Hands began renovation on a Korean War veteran's house in Juneau this week, as part of the fourth annual "Celebration of Service" program.

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