KAKE - Isolated in the rainforest of Southeast Alaska, residents here are thinking of alternative energy. In that, they're not unlike the inhabitants of any other rural Alaska community. What makes Kake special is the way it's approaching the topic.
Black ice conditions resulted in a red Jeep Cherokee’s driver losing control of the vehicle Saturday morning and sliding off Egan Drive near the Channel Drive intersection, through a light post and coming to rest on the chain-link fence buffering the Salmon Creek Trail Road pathway. There were no ...
Open trap shooting, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Juneau Trap Club, 1 Mile Montana Creek Road. The Juneau Trap Club is open to members and public trap shooting year-round on Wednesdays and Sundays. Loaner shotguns are available. Details: 789-9844.
Gov. Bill Walker has said he will give hiring preference to commissioner hopefuls who commit to living and working in Juneau. So far, only 3 of 14 are based in the capital city, and two of those are rollovers from the Sean Parnell administration.
For those experiencing homelessness, the Glory Hole is home. But patrons who rely on the downtown shelter have been displaced since a disastrous flooding incident earlier month when a frozen pipe ruptured.
Organ concert, noon, State Office Building.
Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St. Details: 789-0965.
Alaskans living off the bounty of the sea is nothing new, but how one makes that living has reached far beyond the plate.
The Alaska Fisheries Development Foundation is organizing its 22nd annual Symphony of Seafood event and competition.
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