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Renowned Chilkat weaver Clarissa Rizal dies of cancer 

updated 9:49pm

Renowned Chilkat weaver Clarissa Rizal, a Raven of the T’akdeintaan, died Wednesday after a battle with cancer.

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Tracy's King Crab Shack gets new spot on S. Franklin

Today, 8:14am

Tracy's King Crab Shack has a new location - about 100 feet down South Franklin Street from where it used to be located.

Rallying around the grill: Nano's Grill helps family keep late son's spirit alive

Today, 12:01am

When Kerry and Richard Tucker's son Michael passed away in April, like many grieving parents they were despondent: Richard found it hard taking direction at work; Kerry would spend most of the day "just waiting for him to walk back through the door.

For phone scammers, 'tis the season


When local grandmother Marjorie Haffner recently received a call from one of her grandkids, she knew something was up.

Braving winter storm, Juneau lines up for open house


Like many long-running traditions, the annual holiday open house at the Governor's Mansion means something different to everybody who walks through the door.

JPD shooting victim released on bail; faces Washington court date

Today, 12:01am

A man shot by a JPD officer will be released from jail in Washington state once he pays $10,000 bail, court records reveal. It was not immediately clear whether he had already done so.
Jeremie Shaun Tinney suffered a gunshot wound from police on Dec.

Photo: Dressed for success

Today, 12:01am

Charlie Gallant, right, empties garbage containers with Brian Felipe for Pacific Waste on South Franklin Street on Wednesday.

Photo: A harmonica harmony

Today, 8:24am

John d'Armand, right, listens to Cary Shilts play a 12-hole Hohner Marine Band harmonica at the entrance of Foodland IGA on Wednesday.

Photo: Snow life

Today, 8:13am
A pedestrian crosses Glacier Avenue as a city vehicle moves snow on Wednesday.

Rasmuson Foundation awards $525K to Southeast

Today, 12:00am

The Rasmuson Foundation awarded $525,000 to select Southeast Alaska community organizations, nonprofits and municipalities during the Board of Directors' biannual meeting in November.

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Alaska Editorial: Time for keeping warm and safe

The following editorial first appeared in the Peninsula Clarion: Kenai Peninsula residents recently experienced a little blast of winter temperatures below zero, some snow, a day of heavy wind for the first time in what feels like a couple of years, leading many to turn up the thermostat, stoke ...

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Bookmark Contest winners announced

The Juneau Public Libraries celebrated the Bookmark Contest in November, a favorite with Juneau kids. This is sponsored each year by the Friends of the Juneau Public Libraries.

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