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The tourism season is starting earlier than expected this year. Officials announced Thursday that Juneau will see its first cruise ship Saturday, instead of next Thursday as planned.

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 12:10am

Gigi Monroe performs Thursday night at the Rendezvous in downtown Juneau as the opening act for the Alaskan AIDS Assistance Association's Femme Fatale drag show.

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 12:09am

Audible Art of Place: Happy Time, 10 a.m., Glacier View Room. WIth Yukon Tlingit Sharon Shorty, sometimes known as Gramma Susie, who will share humor, stories and performance. Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267.

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 12:07am

Alaska Seaplanes has increased its aircraft size and flight frequency from Juneau to Skagway in light of the city's ferry dock sinking late Wednesday night.

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 12:07am

Wings of Alaska customers can now book flights and connecting Alaska Airlines flights in one place on Wings of Alaska's website, thanks to new technology adopted by Wings' parent company, SeaPort Airlines.

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 12:07am

The beater cars to be auctioned off by the police department on Saturday may not look like much, but boy are they cheap.

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 12:07am

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. Assault • At 12:29 p.m.

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 12:06am

In what was supposed to be a legislative wrap-up, Sen. Dennis Egan, D-Juneau, spoke at Thursday's Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon and shared highlights of the session, which was supposed to end Easter Sunday but has gone into extra innings.

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 12:05am

The floating dock in Skagway, the same one which serves as a loading ramp for ferry passengers, is now on the bottom of the sea floor today, officials with the Alaska Department of Transportation confirmed.

Thu, 04/24/2014 - 11:39am

An anti-Koch brothers sign decorates a downtown Juneau lamp post on Wednesday.

Thu, 04/24/2014 - 12:08am


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