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Gov. Parnell signs Native languages bill 

Ka'seix Selina Everson doesn't remember the time she spent at Sheldon Jackson College in Sitka, then a boarding school for Alaska Native children.
Everson grew up surrounded by the Tlingit language.

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Most seniors support equal taxes

10/24/14

The Juneau Assembly Chamber was packed with senior citizens Thursday to weigh in on potential changes the city's senior sales tax exemption.

AFN 2014: 'The children are watching'

10/24/14

Almost a year to the day that members of the Tanana 4-H club stood before a room of 700 people and told stories of rape, suicide and domestic violence in their small community, the teens were at it again.

Juneau's roller girls set to scare you silly

10/24/14

The much anticipated season opener for the Juneau Rollergirls will be Saturday night as they terrorize Centennial Hall in a split-squad ghoul-fest entitled "Nightmare on Egan Drive."
The spider-webbed doors open at 6:15 p.m. and wheels roll at 7 p.m.

Semi-Southeast Adventure: Paddling the Nisutlin River

10/24/14

It's fast becoming a fall tradition for my boyfriend Bjorn Dihle and me to head north and do a week-long paddle on a Yukon river in September, when the trees are turning, the moose are rutting and blue skies are an especially welcome sight.


Seattle Police: 2 dead, including gunman, in school attack

10/24/14

MARYSVILLE, Wash. — A student opened fire Friday in a high school cafeteria north of Seattle, killing at least one person and shooting several others in the head, officials said. The gunman also died in the attack.

Sloshed row boater rescued from channel

10/24/14

A sloshed boater was plucked from his sinking vessel in the Gastineau Channel early Friday morning after he found a free plywood boat and tried to row it from downtown Juneau to Auke Bay, police say.

Father-son pickup project comes unhinged

10/24/14

A father and son's project - fixing up an old pickup truck - quickly came unhinged one recent evening when someone snatched the driver's side door right off the truck, police say.

Dennis Egan a 'big proponent' of 'The Road'

10/24/14

A long-time supporter of "The Road," State Sen. Dennis Egan says he is in favor of the new Alaska Department of Transportation-backed plan for the contentious state project that proposes building a road out of isolated Juneau.

Opinion

Empire Editorial: Dunbar offers Alaska a fresh face and fresh start

It's an unfortunate thing to watch when someone once considered great won't accept when it's time to move on.
We saw it with Michael Jordan's final two years of pro basketball with the Washington Wizards.

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Sports

Juneau's roller girls set to scare you silly

The much anticipated season opener for the Juneau Rollergirls will be Saturday night as they terrorize Centennial Hall in a split-squad ghoul-fest entitled "Nightmare on Egan Drive."
The spider-webbed doors open at 6:15 p.m. and wheels roll at 7 p.m.

Read More

Outdoors

Semi-Southeast Adventure: Paddling the Nisutlin River

It's fast becoming a fall tradition for my boyfriend Bjorn Dihle and me to head north and do a week-long paddle on a Yukon river in September, when the trees are turning, the moose are rutting and blue skies are an especially welcome sight.

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Signal/Noise

Design is literally everywhere and is used as a tool in just about everything in our daily lives, from digital platforms and three-dimensional spaces, to urban planning and graphic design.

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In regards to the Juneau Access Project, which option do you prefer?

A: East side of Lynn Canal to the. Katzehin River delta.
41% (29 votes)
B: West side of Lynn Canal.
6% (4 votes)
C: No build.
49% (34 votes)
D: Undecided, seeking more information.
4% (3 votes)
Total votes: 70
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