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It's soon to be all grow lights and limelight for the Barrett brothers, Giono and James.

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 1:14am

Tom Paul plays the hammer dulcimer during the New Year's Eve Barn Dance Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014 at St. Ann's Parish Hall. The New Year's Eve dance is a tradition for Juneau Contradancers, and this year's event was accompanied with music by "Impromptu," a group of musicians that also included Odette...

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 1:13am

Alaskan traditions to ring in the new year may include polar bear dips, taking aspirin and, of course, filing for the Permanent Fund Dividend. Alaskans can file as early as the stroke of midnight Jan. 1 and can continue to file through the deadline of March 31.

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 1:13am

New Year's Day 24th annual Polar Bear Dip, 1-1:30 p.m., Auke Village Rec Area, Large Shelter. Participants should wear a suit and bring a towel, warm clothing, and foot protection.

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 1:08am

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.

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 1:07am

Be careful out there tonight. To cut down on drunken driving incidents, an extra nine Juneau Police Department officers will be patrolling on New Year's Eve, according to a JPD news release.

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 9:07pm

Time is of the essence for a proposed Housing First project in Juneau says Glory Hole Executive Director Mariya Lovishchuk, who has taken the lead on its organization.

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 1:08am

“Interstellar" will be the last movie the Gold Town shows on 35 mm film. From here on out, the theater will only be showing movies on a digital projector.

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 1:06am

Whether paired with a story or standing alone, Empire Photographer Michael Penn strives to tell a story with each photograph he shares with readers. Penn closes out 2014 in the midst of his 20th year with the paper.

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 1:06am

Anne-Lise Hagevig welcomes in a new day with a photograph of the sunrise at Sandy Beach on Monday....

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 1:01am


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