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'Choose Respect' funding cut hours after rally 

updated 7:43am

With the "Alaskans Choose Respect" banners flying over the Capitol entrance behind him and about 100 soggy Alaskans looking on in front, Gov. Bill Walker gave the first "Choose Respect" address of his term.

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Becoming outdoorsy

03/27/15

It's your chance to learn to tie flies, pack rafts, and generally get comfortable with all things outdoors.

Off the Beaten Path: In the shadow of Vitus Bering, part I

03/27/15

Editor's note: This is the first of a two-part installment on Vitus Bering's last voyage and the author's ski traverse from Kluane Lake to Yakutat. Next week's Off the Beaten Path will conclude the narrative.

Finance director paints sobering budget picture

03/27/15
JUNEAU — The director of the Legislative Finance Division laid out a sobering picture of the state’s budget outlook Thursday, saying the economic impact of cuts needed for a sustainable state ...

Lawmakers show no love to public media

03/27/15

A Senate Finance subcommittee eliminated all state funding for public broadcasting in a late afternoon meeting Thursday. The subcommittee on the Department of Administration, chaired by Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, nixed the $4.


City's citizens save the trees

03/27/15

Locals have embarked on a campaign for the salvation of forty Mountain Ash trees in West Juneau.

Wilderness Safety Challenge coming to Juneau

03/27/15
Ever wonder what you would do if your boat flipped over in the middle of the Gastineau Channel? Or if your friend got frostbite on a winter camping trip in the backcountry? Or if your float plane ...

Bookish birthday: Egan Library turns 25

03/27/15

On the 25th anniversary of the Egan Library's opening, the University of Alaska Southeast invites the community to join students, faculty, staff and friends for an evening of celebration.
The event is from 5-7 p.m.

Alaska Women's Hall of Fame inducts 2 from Juneau

03/27/15

They may not know the fame and glory of their male counterparts in many cases, but women helped to shape Alaska from the Southeast panhandle to the northern tundra.

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Opinion

Empire Editorial: Next time, let it burn

Editor's note: If you can't detect sarcasm, please stop reading.
Capital City Fire/Rescue responded quickly to Saturday night's blaze at the decrepit Gastineau Apartments in downtown Juneau. Perhaps a little too quickly.

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Sports

Gold Medal honors five players

The highlight of any Gold Medal tournament is the honor of being nominated and then chosen to the Gold Medal Hall of Fame.
This year the Juneau Lions Club received numerous nominations and selected four players from Kake and one from Yakutat.

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Outdoors

Off the Beaten Path: In the shadow of Vitus Bering, part I

Editor's note: This is the first of a two-part installment on Vitus Bering's last voyage and the author's ski traverse from Kluane Lake to Yakutat. Next week's Off the Beaten Path will conclude the narrative.

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Arts & Culture

Snow-carving team prepares for Buckwheat Ski Classic

It was about 15 years ago that Pete Lucchetti decided to help build a skier aid station for the Buckwheat Ski Classic, an annual cross country ski race on the trails just north of Skagway. “They ... Read More

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