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....
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.
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.
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.
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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.