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Math is sometimes said to be a universal language, but how it's taught seems to change frequently.

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 12:04am

With 10 days remaining in the month, Juneau is already approaching its wettest April on record. According to the National Weather Service measuring station at Juneau International Airport, 5.11 inches of rain has fallen on Juneau since April 1.

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 12:04am

A white-winged Crossbill clings to the rock wall of the Pavilion at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitors Center on Tuesday....

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 12:03am

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 7:06 a.m.

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 12:03am

Open Lab Computer Training, 9-11 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Individual and small group instruction available for computer skills and online job search guidance. Free. Tai Chi class for ages 60 and older, 10 a.m.-11 a.m.

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 12:02am

As Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska welcomed hundreds of tribal members who traveled from Seattle, San Francisco, Anchorage and all over the Last Frontier to this week’s 80th annual tribal assembly in Juneau, some local members felt a little uneasy in the crowd. “I th...

Sun, 04/19/2015 - 12:05am

Knights of Columbus Bishop Kenny Council brunch, 10 a.m.-noon, St. Paul's Catholic Church. $10 for a family; $4 for individual. Open trap shooting, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Trap Club, 1 Mile Montana Creek Road.

Sun, 04/19/2015 - 12:04am

The Juneau Police Department has arrested a man it says is the person behind the robbery of the Mendenhall Valley branch of Northrim Bank on Friday.

Sat, 04/18/2015 - 4:32pm

Juneau police are responding to a bank robbery at Northrim Bank at Nugget Mall in the Mendenhall Valley. According to the Juneau Police Department, a man walked into the bank about noon and claimed he had an explosive device.

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 12:51pm

A 29-year-old man wanted for theft and fraud in the capital city was arrested Thursday trying to leave the state by ferry and traveling under a false name.

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 11:33am


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