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The second round of legislators' prefiled legislation was released Friday. The bills covered a wide range of social issues - marijuana, sexual assault in the Alaska National Guard and paid sick leave being a few.

Sun, 01/18/2015 - 12:06am

One Juneau-Douglas High School student showed his school spirit in a colorful way during the school's homecoming assembly Friday morning.

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 5:32pm

In light of the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to hear four same-sex marriage lawsuits similar to Alaska's Hamby v. Parnell, the state will ask the 9th U.S.

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 2:52pm

Juneau police said two teens were taken to the hospital Thursday night and later released to their parents after flipping a sports car in the Mendenhall Valley. Juneau Police Department Sgt.

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:48pm

Police are asking the public for help identifying a man suspected of entering Walmart's back store room area for employees only, grabbing a 32-inch TV and running out of the fire exit door.

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:46pm

Rosalind "Rosie" Hermes is celebrating 36,525 days on Earth today. Her philosophy is to take one day at a time. In other words, today is her 100th birthday.

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:09am

At 8 a.m. today, legislators released their final sheaf of pre-filed bills before the 29th Alaska Legislature starts Tuesday. Before every session of the Legislature, lawmakers try to get a jump-start by announcing bills early.

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:09am

Despite a $3.5 billion budget deficit estimated for fiscal year 2016, the state is forging ahead with Medicaid expansion, Department of Health and Social Services Commissioner Valerie Davidson said Thursday.

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:06am

The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly voted unanimously to protest the liquor licenses of two businesses during Monday's City and Borough of Juneau Assembly meeting. Seong's Sushi Bar is on record as owing $25,285.

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:05am

Principals from elementary, middle and high schools across the Juneau School District congregated at a budget discussion meeting Thursday to hash out what each school is willing to sacrifice.

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:04am


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