Goldbelt hires marketing director for tram, hotel

After several years with an interim director of marketing, Goldbelt Incorporated has hired into that role a full-time employee dedicated to promoting the Mount Roberts Tram and Goldbelt Hotel. Read more

So far, five names in the hat for Assembly, school board

If there's one thing to bet on in local politics it's nothing. Which is to say, with few petitions filed for open seats on the Juneau School Board and City and Borough of Juneau Assembly, anything is possible. Read more

Assembly reviews Comp Plan changes

The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly Committee of the Whole reviewed changes made to the city Comprehensive Plan during a brief presentation Monday. Read more

Some rates rising at Eaglecrest Ski Area

The cost of a daily lift ticket at Eaglecrest Ski Area will go up by $1 this season. The Eaglecrest Board hopes the increase will encourage the purchase of season passes. Season passes sold between Sept. 1 and Oct. 6 will not see an increase. Read more

Bartlett Hospital's FY13 finances are 'favorable'

Fiscal Year 2013 financial results for Bartlett Regional Hospital were favorable, a spokesman for the hospital said Tuesday. Read more

Mine agreement renewal upheld by Assembly

Three Assembly members Monday lost a vote aimed at reconsidering renewal of a more than 30-year-old agreement that makes it easier for a potential... Read more

Snow storage proposal moves to Assembly

Plans to expand the snow storage area at the Mendenhall Glacier are moving forward. Read more

Portion of Steep Creek trail sees annual closure

With sockeye and coho salmon swimming in droves through Steep Creek as the season nears its peak, the Forest Service has closed the backside of Steep Creek trail. Read more

Auke Bay Elementary renovations on schedule

Final phases have begun on renovations to the Auke Bay Elementary School with an eye toward completion before school starts this autumn. Read more

Assisted-living needs discussed at Chamber

Following a week of heavy discussion on housing needs, community leaders spoke before the Juneau Chamber of Commerce at its weekly luncheon Thursday about the need for assisted-living in the Capital City. Read more

JSD appoints interim Riverbend principal

Preparations for the upcoming school year are underway. The Juneau School District announced late Wednesday the appointment of interim employees. Read more

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