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Photos: Fourth of July 

updated 7:56am
Fourth of July fireworks burst above the lights of Juneau on Friday night, July 3, 2015. Read More

Photos: Fourth of July athletes

Today, 7:55am
Some of the best athletes from across the City and Borough of Juneau, and some from just outside the boundaries, competed in a multitude of Fourth of July sporting events during Saturday’s annual ...

Couple sweep Mount Marathon titles

Today, 12:07am

A relationship that runs together stays together.
If that is not the old saying it should be.

Parenting reflections

Today, 12:00am

If you know me, you know that I am an optimist. I generally think that tomorrow can be better than today.
We can always continue to learn, grow and improve. I find this to be especially true in families. We all have different families of origin.

Anthony, Moser top Frick Mile

Today, 12:08am

A solid field of runners put some top times on the board in the second annual Glenn Frick Memorial Mile during Saturday's Fourth Of July festivities in Juneau.

Gimme a Smile: Life lessons from Alaska

Today, 12:00am

On July 4, we celebrated the birthplace of our nation, but it's the day after that holds a special place in my heart.
On July 5, 1993, at 2 a.m. my husband and I arrived in Juneau on the ferry.


An old tool in new packaging

Today, 12:03am

Take a close look at the next Juneau Police Department officer walking down the street, and you might notice something missing from his or her belt: a baton.
That soon will change.
JPD is getting new batons in the fall.

2015 Juneau parade award winners

Today, 12:03am

The Juneau Fourth of July Parade Committee announced this year's award winners.

Tobacco use drops as e-cigarettes surge

Today, 12:03am

ANCHORAGE - Alaska officials say e-cigarettes may be responsible for last year's larger-than-normal drop in tobacco revenue.

Marijuana board holds first meeting, wants laws changed

Today, 12:03am

FAIRBANKS - Alaska's newly appointed Marijuana Control Board has proposed four changes to state marijuana laws.
The board held its first meeting Thursday in Fairbanks.

Alaska literacy advocates honored

Today, 12:01am

For their contributions to literacy in Alaska, three Alaskans and one Sitka-based group will be recognized at the upcoming Contributions to Literacy in Alaska awards ceremony.

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Opinion

Empire Editorial: Walker's tax credit cut a fair move

Is Alaska's oil tax credit system broken? That's what Gov. Bill Walker said Wednesday after cutting $200 million from $700 million budgeted by lawmakers to aid companies exploring and developing new wells.

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Sports

Photos: Fourth of July athletes

Some of the best athletes from across the City and Borough of Juneau, and some from just outside the boundaries, competed in a multitude of Fourth of July sporting events during Saturday’s annual ... Read More

Outdoors

JIRPers start 68th summer on the Juneau Icefield

JUNEAU ICEFIELD, CAMP 17 — At the Juneau Icefield Research Program’s Camp 17 this week, 32 students — and more faculty — got comfortable on skis, started ecological surveys, and settled in after ... Read More

Arts & Culture

A soldier's - and a poet's - wilderness station

Juneau writer Aleria Jensen’s first experience with poetry in wild places was an unexpected and “magical” one as she was hiking in Maryland’s Shenandoah Mountains with her mother.

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Neighbors

Gimme a Smile: Life lessons from Alaska

On July 4, we celebrated the birthplace of our nation, but it's the day after that holds a special place in my heart.
On July 5, 1993, at 2 a.m. my husband and I arrived in Juneau on the ferry.

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