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Montessori makeover? 

A vote of the Juneau Board of Education will decide if Montessori Borealis will become an independent, alternative school. The proposal is being backed by school district administrators.

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Celebration of life to be held for lost hiker Sharon Buis

11/21/14

The family of lost hiker Sharon Buis is holding a celebration of life ceremony next week.

Mark Kelley gets photo in Smithsonian exhibit

11/21/14

Local photographer Mark Kelley has received the biggest award of his career, landing a photograph in an exhibit at the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C.

Off the Beaten Path: Quest for snow

11/21/14

Lately I've noticed many folks, skis strapped to their backpacks, wandering the streets and trails with looks of desperation tinged with excitement. Teachers, doctors, lawyers, construction workers and others stare at the mountains, whispering manically.

On the Trails: Frosty paradise

11/21/14

The trail through Cowee Meadows to the cabin and the beach has seen significant improvement (thank you, State Parks!), with more to come. In mid-November, red squirrels were belatedly and busily carrying nest material for a winter snuggery.


Police seek burglary suspect caught on camera

11/21/14

Police are asking the public to help identify an unknown man suspected of burglarizing an auto dealership last Monday and who was apparently caught on the store's security camera.

Healthy habits or burning freedoms?

11/21/14

An event meant to deter smoking nationwide was met by student dissenters rallying against a ban on their right to smoke.

Khaach.ádi clan hat returns home

11/21/14

The Khaach.ádi clan of Wrangell has welcomed the return of a clan hat that had been housed at the Oakland Museum in California.

Illegal online search leads to trouble

11/21/14

A paralegal for the City and Borough of Juneau's Department of Law has been charged with a felony for allegedly accessing a statewide law enforcement database for non-work related purposes, according to an indictment.

Opinion

Empire Editorial: Be careful, the ice monster lurks

Despite the pristine draw of flat, firm, glistening new ice, there's something to be feared below. Although that turquoise ice, deep within the glacier's belly calls, "Come hither," there's danger beneath the beauty. 

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Sports

Kenai Kardinals fly over Juneau

The first win of the season for the Juneau-Douglas High School or Kenai Central High School hockey teams was put on hold.

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Outdoors

Mark Kelley gets photo in Smithsonian exhibit

Local photographer Mark Kelley has received the biggest award of his career, landing a photograph in an exhibit at the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C.

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