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Tanna Peters pours a beer for Joe Comolli during the Capital Brewfest on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014 in the Juneau Art and Culture Center. Comolli, who admitted he's "a whiskey guy," said his friends talked him into attending the beer festival hosted by Juneau Rotary. (James Brooks photo)

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Tanna Peters pours a beer for Joe Comolli during the Capital Brewfest on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014 in the Juneau Art and Culture Center. Comolli, who admitted he's "a whiskey guy," said...

JDHS coach accused of verbal abuse

The Juneau School District is investigating an incident in which Juneau-Douglas High School head football coach Kevin Hamrick allegedly yelled and cursed at another district teacher at the varsity team's Sept. 6 home game.
KATIE MORITZ

Man pleads guilty to abusing two girls

A 49-year-old convicted sex offender pleaded guilty Friday to sexually abusing two Juneau girls in 2011 and is now facing 20 to 30 years in prison. Russel S.
EMILY RUSSO MILLER

Suspicious tree fires puzzle Forest Service

The U.S. Forest Service is investigating a string of suspicious tree fires in Juneau. Officials believe someone is intentionally burning trees by setting their leaking sap on fire. The agency has responded to at least five such calls this...
EMILY RUSSO MILLER

Tool theft is 'Crime of the Week'

Someone stole $4,300 worth of tools from a shed in the 8400 block of Thunder Mountain Road, and police are asking for tips to help solve the case. The Juneau Police Department and the Juneau Crime Line highlighted the Aug.

Around Town for Sunday, Sept. 14

Juneau Gun Club, open trap shooting, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m., Juneau trap club, located at 1 mile, Montana Creek Rd. Open to the public. Details: 789-9844. Duplicate bridge, 1-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6174.

Police & Fire for Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014

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. Burglary • At 7:40...
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