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Searchers on Tuesday found the body of a city building official who went missing in a landslide.

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 10:15am

Jane Edwards greets customers waiting for the Farmers' Market to open during the Juneau Community Garden Harvest Fair on Saturday. The warm, early summer weather made for a bumper crop of carrots....

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 6:11am

First-graders Alera Miller, left, and Kristyanna Lohrey play on new musical playground equipment at Mendenhall River Elementary School on Monday. The equipment was paid for by a combination of the school's parent teacher organization, and the school's music, activities and general funds....

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 6:03am

The state of Alaska will challenge a federal court ruling that would allow Alaska Native tribes to put land into federal trust, protecting it from state and local taxes.

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 12:05am

When Joshua Lumbab was a student at Juneau-Douglas High School, he gave up a spot on the basketball team to focus on his passion for dancing. The reward for that sacrifice might turn out to be $1,000,000.

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 12:05am

After a decades-long battle to reduce the cost of housing in Juneau, city officials are considering using a new "tool" to increase the number of residential units on the market: property tax exemptions.

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 12:05am

Members of the Alaska State Troopers, SEADOGS, the U.S. Coast Guard and Juneau Mountain Rescue responded to a search and rescue case that turned out to have an innocuous ending. According to Trooper dispatches and a U.S.

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 12:00am

This report contains information provided to the Empire from law enforcement agencies. This report includes arrest and citation information, not conviction information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent.

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 12:00am

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:15 a.m., St. Paul's Catholic Church, Parish Hall. A safe, fun environment to learn public speaking skills. Details: Jim, 789-3074. Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon, Baranof Hotel.

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 12:00am

Audience members applaud the winners of the 2015 Mayor's Award for the Arts during a ceremony at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center on Friday. For more photos, see this week's Capital City Weekly.

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 12:03am


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